Speroway

Contact Information
Office Phone 289-861-1346
Toll Free Phone 1-877-382-2262
Fax 289-861-1364
E-Mail info@speroway.com
Website www.speroway.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Speroway/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/speroway/
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Registered charity that supports and empowers vulnerable children and communities around the world and in Canada without discrimination by providing food, education, and healthcare with Christian love, compassion, and integrity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1979 (in the United States), 2004 (in Canada)
Primary Executive Ken Forbes, President
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Monetary donations from individuals are used to support overseas programs and for shipping containers of food and commodities overseas and within Canada  
* welcomes corporate donations of nonperishable food items and clothing, does not accept donations of individual items
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides children and families internationally and in vulnerable communities in Canada with food and the essential nutrients they need: 
* school feeding programs that not only supply educational and health benefits, but contribute to gender equality, food security and poverty alleviation 
* works with communities to grow sustainable food and promote public health education, improved seeds and better farming practices result in increased agricultural productivity which improves overall nutrition in the community 
 
Seeks to break cycles of poverty by increasing children's access to quality education and developing the next generation of leaders through  
* secondary and post-secondary scholarships 
* life skills training 
* community education initiatives  
 
Works to strengthen the well-being of children and families through: 
* promoting health and nutrition practices 
* work on the prevention of major diseases and provide opportunities to augment maternal and child health 
 
Across Canada, Speroway supports communities in need, including First Nations communities, refugees, and other vulnerable groups 
* distributes food, warm clothing, and hygiene items to families in need through partners across the country, including food banks, community centres, women and children shelters, churches and schools
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * some weekends when preparing food boxes
Areas Served Canada ; International - Kenya, Malawi, Haiti, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Nepal
Eligibility Children and families in need
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
3390 South Service Rd, Unit 101
Burlington, ON L7N 3J5
 
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Intersection South Service Rd and Harvester Rd
Mailing Address PO Box 1517 
Burlington, ON L7R 4L9
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Food Collection and Storage ; Hunger/Poverty Action Groups ; International Relief

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