Location: Duncan, British Columbia Project: Summer camp for blind and partially sighted children.
Location: New Westminster, British Columbia Project: Purchase of playroom equipment to enhance programming.
Location: Edmonton, Alberta Project: Helping find and secure permanent homes for foster children and youth.
Location: Burnaby, British Columbia Project: Expansion of one-on-one buddy program for students with special needs.
Albert, Alberta Project: Family-centered support for children with developmental disabilities Location: Edmonton, Alberta Project: Installation of a new water fountain at the Glendon Arena providing a free drinking water option to all arena users Location: Glendon, Alberta Project: A program offering Grief and Loss Support Groups for elementary and middle school students going through major life transitions Location: Edmonton, Alberta Project: Pairing Grade 6/7 students with local seniors in the community who tell them stories they would like to see on stage, the students then bring these stories to life through performances/plays Location: Calgary, Alberta Project: Positive Youth Project focuses on improving the lives of youth living with HIV/AIDS Location: Vancouver, British Columbia Project: Redesigning the school playground into an accessible play space serving all children and abilities, including the 44 children with special needs Location: Burnaby, British Columbia Project: Hiring a part-time occupational therapist to assist children/families with special needs Location: Campbell River, British Columbia Project: Expanding their programs that provide a support network to children who live with a parent with a mental illness Location: Vernon, British Columbia Project: Providing youth an opportunity to respond positively to life changes and stressful events through the support of their trained caregivers Location: 100 Mile House, British Columbia Project: Providing suicide prevention and mental health support for youths in school and online by trained volunteers Location: Victoria, British Columbia Project: Hearing for Kids donates hearing aids to children from low-income families Location: Port Moody, British Columbia Project: Educational program targeting barriered individuals and providing them access to affordable sexual health services Location: Victoria, British Columbia Project: Summer school math program for Indigenous youth Location: Vancouver, British Columbia Project: Expanding their children's literacy program that provides one-to-one tutoring to elementary school students who struggle with reading in 20 new schools Location: Vancouver, British Columbia Project: Supporting single mothers with young children, who are at risk of poor developmental outcomes by offering preschool for the children and parenting courses for the mothers Location: Chilliwack, British Columbia Project: Purchasing new books for their weekly Storytime Program that provides an inclusive environment for children and parents to read together Location: Slocan, British Columbia Project: Creation of customary assistive devices for children/youth with physical disabilities Location: Vancouver, British Columbia Project: After school program emphasizing physical activity, healthy eating, and academic support Location: Kelowna, British Columbia Project: Offering free Summer Medical Camps for children with special medical needs Location: Vancouver, British Columbia Project: Providing a safe and fun environment for teens to meet other teens and to help plan for the future (discussions on paying taxes, finding jobs, going to University etc.) Location: Brandon, Manitoba Project: Family Support Program providing free social services to highly vulnerable families Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba Project: Promoting and funding healthy eating in schools across Manitoba Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba Project: Teaching children with disabilities to learn how to live as independently as possible Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba Project: Introduction of a Pet Empathy Program for elementary students that will increase children's knowledge of proper pet care, increase empathy towards domesticated animals etc.
Location: Flin Flon, Manitoba Project: Health and wellness based organization seeking to expand their hours of service Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba Project: Community building organization providing work experience for inner-city youth and increasing access to healthy food options Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba Project: Installation of sound absorbing ceiling panels for the daycare centre to reduce current noise levels Location: La Broquerie, Manitoba Project: After-school homework program for immigrants and refugees Location: St.
John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador Project: Program providing healthy breakfasts to students Location: Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador Project: Program providing services and recreational programs to the Inuit community Location: Rigolet, Newfoundland and Labrador Project: Street based outreach support service expanding to engage with youth in more vulnerable areas Location: St.
Location: Edmonton, Alberta Project: Purchase equipment for technology and arts program.
Location: Calgary, Alberta Project: After-school music program for inner-city youth.
Location: Gibbons, Alberta Project: After-school program for girls, focusing on healthy body image, safe media use and relationships.
Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta Project: Purchase and mailing of welcome packages for newly qualified wish kids.
Location: Athabasca, Alberta Project: Year-round recreational and camp programs for youth with learning disabilities and ADHD.