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Contact Information
Alternate Name CFGW ; Childrens Foundation of Guelph & Wellington
Office Phone Adopt-a-Family Team 519-829-0855 
Foundation office 519-826-9551
Fax 519-766-4870
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Primary Contact Karyn Kirkwood, Program Manager; Phone: 519-826-9551 ext 28; Email:
Alternate Contact Brenda Walsh, Outreach Manager; Phone: 519-766-7543
Primary Executive Emma Rogers, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 519-826-9551 ext 24; Email:
Description (Site) On bus route 9 Waterloo Ave coming from Downtown
Site Location Guelph-Downtown Area
Located In Community Guelph
Address & Map
87 Waterloo Ave
Guelph, ON N1H 3H6
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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: 
* individuals 
* 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.
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Service Categories Holiday Adoption Programs ; Holiday Donations