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$150K grant helps York Alzheimer society 'rebuild and recover'

$150K grant helps York Alzheimer society 'rebuild and recover'

The organization was able to deliver vital services through virtual programming to current clients and those on the waitlist during the pandemic
Food Bank of York Region seeking donations for food programs

Food Bank of York Region seeking donations for food programs

'Monetary donations have continued to decline post-COVID and, unfortunately, that is not the case with food insecurity,' says FBYR CEO
Hike 4 Hospice kicks off in support of Newmarket hospices

Hike 4 Hospice kicks off in support of Newmarket hospices

The virtual fundraiser runs from May 22 to 29 in support of Margaret Bahen Hospice and Doane House Hospice
You can race, walk, or roll for Easter Seals in Newmarket

You can race, walk, or roll for Easter Seals in Newmarket

The run, taking place May 29 along the local trail system, is York Region's longest running fundraiser for children with disabilities
Northern cats looking for second chance here

Northern cats looking for second chance here

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society in Stouffville has welcomed cats from Dryden as part of a re-homing partnership to bring the feline friends to areas where families are waiting to adopt
DeafBlind Ontario challenges misconceptions about deafblindness

DeafBlind Ontario challenges misconceptions about deafblindness

Most of the misconceptions about people with deafblindness come from misinformation and stereotypes
Run, walk, cycle to raise funds for youth mental health in York

Run, walk, cycle to raise funds for youth mental health in York

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) York Region and South Simcoe is offering in-person and virtual options for Mental Health in Motion on Sunday, June 12
Lake Simcoe conservation authority seeking environmental heroes

Lake Simcoe conservation authority seeking environmental heroes

You have until June 3 to submit a nomination for the annual awards program
York Region food bank volunteers packed 70,000 hampers in 2021

York Region food bank volunteers packed 70,000 hampers in 2021

More than 7,000 hours and 2,300 shifts were filled by more than 1,300 volunteers at the Food Bank of York Region in 2021 alone
Help send Easter Seals kids to camp through We Care Charity Golf Challenge

Help send Easter Seals kids to camp through We Care Charity Golf Challenge

Limited e-vouchers available for a round of golf, power cart at Cardinal on day of your choice in 9th annual event