Shoebox Project For Shelters (The) York Region

Site: Mailing Address

Service: Shoebox Donation Program York Region

Record Details
Office Phone Toronto office 416-571-6685
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Primary Contact Veronica K. Fazio, Local Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Julie Careri
Established 2011
Primary Executive Lesley Hendry, Executive Director; Email:
Funding Donations ; corporate sponsors
Description (Service) Coordinates collection and distribution of shoeboxes to women who are homeless or at risk of being homeless * each Shoebox is filled with items valued at $50 that any woman is likely to enjoy

See website for products accepted for shoeboxes * see website for drop off locations with hours and dates
Hours Call for information
Dates 2018 Holiday Drive will run from November 5th to December 15th
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility no restrictions to donate * shoeboxes distributed to women in shelters and homeless women
Application contact for information * see website for dropoff dates and locations * contact coordinator to arrange dropoff of more than 10 shoeboxes
Languages English
Fees None
Located In Community York Region
Mailing Address c/o The Shoebox Project for Shelters, Centre for Social Innovation 
720 Bathurst St 
Toronto, On M5S 2R4
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Christmas Programs ~ Personal/Grooming Supplies Donation Programs


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