With the average wish valued at $10,000.00 for a Children's Wish Foundation recipient, Kimberly's generosity in donating her Sprinter for a gift of over $7,000.00 is a very big deal! Continue reading "Children’s Wish Foundation Receives $7725.00 Gift: Kimberley’s Story" →
World Autism Awareness Day, is April 2nd. Autism Ontario's Raise the Flag campaign, through the simple act of raising a flag, unites families, schools, communities, government and professionals in recognizing World Autism Awareness Day, and brings to light the struggles and triumphs of people on the autism spectrum. Continue reading "Autism Awareness Day: Autism Ontario" →
When Bullying Canada
signed on with Donate a Car Canada to give their donors the option to support anti-bullying/pro-inclusion efforts in Canada through vehicle donation, they did so whole-heartedly! Through their print ads, radio spots, and signage, Bullying Canada has widely encouraged their cross-Canada donors to gift their vehicles and give to the work of advocating for vulnerable kids. In the past few months they have been on the receiving end of many recycle-ready vehicle donations, and have also seen vehicles that brought over $1000.00 in single donations
. Continue reading "Bullying Canada – Be The Change" →
When you donate a vehicle through the Donate a Car Canada program, your impact is as unique as the charity you choose! The Children's Wish Foundation is one of our receiving Canadian charities, and Claire is one kiddo that has been directly impacted by donors like you!
Claire’s Wish Story
(Reprinted with permission) is one example of how your car (recycle-ready, or a good candidate for auction) can have a lasting impact on the cause you care about. Continue reading "Claire’s Story | How One Car Makes a Difference" →
Kids. They grip our hearts in a way no one or nothing else can. When we watch the news and see or hear anything that affects a child, there’s a part in all of us that squirms and churns. We want our future adults to be safe, to be raised well and to be productive and hopeful citizens. Some days it’s a little more challenging than others to impart life skills they can use for their lifetime! Continue reading "Parenting: Raising Positive Kids in a Negative World" →
This Mother’s Day, join with the Stephen Lewis Foundation's important work and send a "Mother's Day Tribute" e-card or print card
to honor the most important women in your life. Support this grassroots organization working so hard to turn the tide of AIDS in Africa.
You can also support the Stephen Lewis Foundation through our vehicle donation program. You can even submit your vehicle to us online!
Looking for creative ways to honor Mom this Mother's Day? Consider joining Inn From the Cold in their month-long effforts! Check out Claire's Campaign
and learn more about how you can be involved!
Each single mother that walks through our doors has had a different journey. Whether it is fleeing violence or the extreme poverty of her home country, all mothers can relate to loving their children so much that they gather the courage to make very difficult choices. The Inn is here to help make these choices easier.
~Inn From the Cold~