Linda's Gifting Project

Record #: ORI0747
Last Modified: 26 Oct 2022
Last Full Update: 16 Jun 2022


Description (Service) Donations of gift bags for special occasions throughout the year are given to women and children in need within shelters and the wider community. These shelters include:
  • Green Haven Orillia
  • Rosewood in Midland
  • Interval House in Bracebridge and Chrysalis in Huntsviille
  • Salvation Army in Barrie, Orillia and Midland
Other groups included in this help are the CAS Kinship and Protection families as well as other families in need in the community and CAC and St Vincent de Paul.

New items are needed throughout the year to keep this project going. Holiday occasions include Christmas, Valentines, Easter, Mother's Day and Halloween. 

Items are accepted year round. 
Items needed are :
  • shampoo/conditioner
  • body wash in small bottles
  • toiletries to fit inside cosmetic bags
  • hair needs
  • feminine needs
  • razors etc.
  • journals
  • pens
  • puzzles
  • games
  • toys
  • candy
  • chocolate(s)
  • balls
  • craft kits
  • pencil crayons
  • markers
  • pencil sharpeners
  • notebooks
  • any school supplies
  • socks for moms and kids and teens
  • any clothing with tags
  • toys and things for boys especially from ages 7 to 15
  • books
  • Chicken Soup for the Soul books for women
  • just about anything at all that will fit into gift bags.

Service Details

Hours Not specified
Areas Served Chippewas of Rama First Nation Unceded ; Orillia ; Oro-Medonte ; Ramara ; Severn
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Contact for more details
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Severn
Address & Map
3308 Hendi Lane
Severn, ON
Canada L0K 2B0
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Intersection Hendi Ln and Hepinstall Landing
Physical Access Not Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-689-6349
Primary Contact Linda Pearce
Mailing Address c/o Mrs. Linda Pearce; Box 263 
Washago, ON 
Canada L0K 2B0

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