Site: Guelph - Waterloo Ave
Service: Adopt-A-Family Program
|Record #: GUE0020||Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021||Last Full Update: 06 Oct 2020|
|Alternate Name||CFGW ; Childrens Foundation of Guelph & Wellington|
|Office Phone||Adopt-a-Family Team 519-829-0855
Foundation office 519-826-9551
|Primary Contact||Karyn Kirkwood, Program Manager; Phone: 519-826-9551 ext 28; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Brenda Walsh, Outreach Manager; Phone: 519-766-7543|
|Primary Executive||Emma Rogers, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 519-826-9551 ext 24; Email: email@example.com|
|Description (Site)||On bus route 9 Waterloo Ave coming from Downtown|
|Site Location||Guelph-Downtown Area|
|Located In Community||Guelph|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Glasgow St S and Waterloo Ave|
|Physical Access||Partially Accessible - Entrance - Accessible|
|Description & Services|
|Description (Agency)||Matches families in need with community donors (individual donors, families, businesses) at holiday time.|
|Description (Service)||For 2020, Adopt-A-Family will be operating as a Gift Card model.
Donors will be matched with a family and provided information about what gift cards and grocery cards the family would appreciate, to purchase the items and food they need for a special holiday. Contact or visit website for more information.
|Hours||Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm|
|Areas Served||Guelph ; Wellington County|
|Eligibility||Potential "adopted families" include:
* single moms and dads
* low income two-parent families
* independent-living teens in need
|Application||Families must be referred by a social service agency or community organization. Families cannot directly apply.
Contact the Foundation for information about gift drop off location.
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity|
|Service Categories||Holiday Adoption Programs ; Holiday Donations|