United Way of Bruce Grey

Site: United Way of Bruce Grey

Service: Hope for Our Kids

Record #: GBA2316
Last Modified: 18 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 11 Feb 2022

Description

Description (Service) Holds fundraising appeals throughout the year to support vulnerable children, associated with Bruce Grey Child and Family Services within Bruce and Grey Counties. All donations to the Hope for Our Kids Fund are directed to the needs of children served by Bruce Grey Child and Family Services. 
 
The Fund can provide assistance to children and families with the following: 
  • winter assistance - including clothing provisions such as snowsuits/coats and boots  
  • recreational activities - including overnight summer camp, day camp or swimming lessons
 
 
Individuals must contact their Social Worker to access Bruce Grey Child and Family Services and the assistance provided by The Fund. 
 
The United Way does not accept donations of physical objects. New toys should be directed to local toy drives. New winter outerwear items can be dropped off at Bruce Grey Child and Family Services.

Service Details

Public Comments

Due to a water main break, the United Way office will be closed Oct 18, 2022.

Bruce Grey Child and Family Services Foundation (Our Kids Bruce Grey Foundation) merged with United Way of Bruce Grey in Oct 2017. 
 
Clients must contact their social worker to access Bruce Grey Child and Family Services programs, not the United Way.

Hours Mon-Thu 8:30 am-4:30 pm; Fri 8:30 am-3:30 pm
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
 
Visit website or call for details.
Application Programs: contact Social Worker to access Bruce Grey Child and Family Services. 
 
Financial donations can be made online, by phone or in person at the United Way of Bruce Grey office.
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
380 9th St E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 1P1
 
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Intersection 9th St E and 4th Ave E
Physical Access Not Accessible - No elevator; ring doorbell at front door and staff will come downstairs

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-376-1560
Toll Free Phone 1-800-794-1728
Fax 519-376-5458
Website https://unitedwayofbrucegrey.com/giving/hope-for-kids
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Unitedwaybrucegrey
Twitter Twitter: https://twitter.com/werpossibility
Primary Contact Francesca Dobbyn, Executive Director; Email: execdir@unitedwaybg.com
Alternate Contact Heather Anderson, Fundraising Coordinator; Email: comms@unitedwaybg.com

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