Toronto Alzheimer Society

Toronto Alzheimer SocietyThe Toronto Alzheimer Society (or, Alzheimer Society Toronto) is making a joyfully compassionate difference: “I came here to die, but now I’m here to live” – Mrs. Jacobs. as quoted by her son two weeks after moving into One Kenton Place. Continue reading "Toronto Alzheimer Society" →

Motorcycle Renegades, Rallies, and Getting Results

Motorcycle madness was not on our minds when my husband and I opted to Motorcycle 2take his mom on a road trip one August. When we head out on a trek, we don't make a plan. We pick a direction, point the nose of our car that direction, and just see where the road takes us. Turning the corner off a dusty Wyoming road one hot summer we were surprised to find ourselves surrounded by hundreds of motorbikes and their devoted riders! Continue reading "Motorcycle Renegades, Rallies, and Getting Results" →

Wildlife Update: Vic the Vulture (Part Two)

  Wildlife sanctuaries are well represented on our list of charities. Do you remember Vic the Vulture? His story led to Shades of Hope Wildlife Refuge joining Sandy Pines Wildlife Centre on our list of causes to choose from. The good Samaritans that ensured Vic the Vulture would survive the winter have sent us a stirring update. Read on to learn where Vic is now. Continue reading "Wildlife Update: Vic the Vulture (Part Two)" →

Vic the Vulture – and a Vehicle Donation (Part One)

Vic the Vulture     What do you do when you find a vulture in your garage? Good Samaritans Laura Mattice and Mark Newton spent their Christmas season faced with just such a question...and then went on to donate their car to the charity that helped find the answer! Here is their story... Continue reading "Vic the Vulture – and a Vehicle Donation (Part One)" →

Multiple Sclerosis | Ontario Donor Gifts Society

The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada was the recent recipient of a gift fromMultiple Sclerosis one of our most respected donor demographics. Canada's seniors are a wisely compassionate example of how to turn a tough life change into adaptive support. Continue reading "Multiple Sclerosis | Ontario Donor Gifts Society" →

Safari Donation Benefits Homeless Families

SafariWe assess each vehicle donation individually here at Donate a Car Canada. Sometimes an old clunker that looks like she's ready for the scrap heap will surprise us. One old Safari van did just that, with happy results for one of our homeless outreach charities. Continue reading "Safari Donation Benefits Homeless Families" →