As our 2016 Child Abuse Prevention Month comes to a close we want to say THANK YOU to each and every one of you for your support during the month of October.
We are very excited about the participation throughout our communities in Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward Counties and share with you a video showcasing our many friends and partners standing united against child abuse.
Together we are #Helpingonechildatatime #ibreakthesilence
Check out this fine looking crew getting their “Go Purple” on at the Belleville Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Meeting earlier today.
Todd Smith, MPP, Prince Edward – Hastings; Rick Phillips,Warden of Hastings County; Mayor Robert Quaiff, Picton, Mayor Jim Harrison, Quinte West; Mayor Taso Christopher, Belleville; Connie Reid and Mark Kartusch are showing their support for the #iBreaktheSilence campaign.
We hope to see you dressed in your purple swag over the month of October. Contact our office to get information on how you can get your hands on the 2016 Go Purple tshirts and other SWAG items we have.
An amazing event that took place on October 2nd. Over 30 riders came together to show their support for Child Abuse Prevention Month. A special thank you to both our sponsors, and those who rode with us! We hope to see you all next year!
We would like to send out a HUGE THANK YOU to everyone who worked with us in delivering our 1st Annual Grape Crush for the Kids evening. Thank you to our sponsors, vendors and our many new friends across Northumberland County that donated to our silent auction. To the committee thank you for your support and guidance over the last few months. And to those who were able to enjoy an evening at the stunning Victoria Hall right here in Northumberland County THANK YOU. We will be able to help many children in our community through our Playing for Keeps program because of your support 🙂
Together we are Helping one Child at at Time
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: 2017 Guardian Angel
Image by The Belleville Intelligencer (www.intelligencer.ca)
The Children’s Foundation serving Hastings, Northumberland and Prince Edward Counties, has opened nominations for the 2017 Guardian Angel Award for Philanthropic Leadership.
This prestigious annual event to be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017, in its 16th year, celebrates individuals in the community who are making an exceptional difference in the lives of our children.
If you know someone who deserves special recognition, you can nominate them by visiting www.thechildrensfoundation.ca or by contacting the Foundation office to request a nomination form at 613-962-9292
The closing date for all entries is Friday, August 26, 2016.
The Board of Directors of the The Children’s Foundation will review all nominations and select an ‘Angel(s)’ at our September Board meeting.
Thank you to the man in the BIG RED SHOES, Owner Lisa Wilson and everyone at the Northumberland McDonalds locations for partnering with us on McHappy Day in May.
After a few days we have been able to sit back and look at all the wonderful memories captured aboard our 1st Annual Cruise for the Kids that took place aboard the Island Queen out of the Picton Harbour. We would like to thank everyone who supported and partnered with us on this inaugural sailing event in support of The Children’s Foundation Playing for Keeps service in Prince Edward County.
From Picton Dental Centre our Title Sponsor, Prinzen Ford Sales, Bay of Quinte Mutual Insurance Co., Home Hardware Picton and
McDougall Insurance and Financial Picton.
To our suppliers Flowers N’ Such, Pure County Water, The Impish Grins, Picton Kinsmen, The Bean Counter Cafe and ALL local businesses who donated to our silent auction THANK YOU!!!
And to County Live & 99.3 County FM thank you for your continued support throughout event!!!