We're in the business of helping our clients through the process of buying and selling homes, which is also the business of helping build our community! We believe whole-heartedly personally and professionally we should give back to the community that's done so much to help us be successful as well as improved the lives of so many locally. This is our way of supporting the community we live and work in.
CLASS supports the right of individuals with intellectual disabilities to choose and lead dignified lives within the community. Class provides many different services from early intervention for preschool children to out of home respite, as well as transitional planning for youth and young adults, plus day services and residential support for adults. CLASS currently supports over 500 individuals with a waiting list close to 10,000
CLASS hosts a golf tournament yearly (usually in August) which draws 144 golfers out to play 18 holes, as well as enjoy a steak dinner, and an amazing silent & live auction. This event is the largest fundraiser CLASS has and every dollar raised goes to purchasing new homes for individuals to live in, transportation vehicles & daily operations.
CLASS also has a new lunch program on Thursdays at the Everett Legion. This program provides people with disabilities the opportunity to develop employable skills while offering an affordable lunch to all community members, make sure to check it out - our team eats there regularly!
The final thing we'll mention is that if you are a dog lover, you'll want to get your hands on CLASSY canine cookies! These cookies are made exclusively at CLASS - which is a great small business that allows those with disabilities to develop employment skills. CLASSY canine cookies are made from a collection of all natural ingredients including whole-wheat flour, bulgur, wheat germ, bran, oats, cornmeal, peanut butter, apples, cheese, fish & vegetables, get yours today!
CHECK OUT - CLASS Annual Golf Tournament - For more information or to register Click Here
At Matthews House Hospice the staff and large group of volunteers walk together with families through the journey of illness and grief. They offer a wide variety of day programs, counselling, palliative care and resident around the clock services for individuals suffering from illness as well as supporting the families during the process.
Since launching programs in 2003 and offering the first 4 residential beds in 2013. In the spring of 2017, our team was proud to be at the groundbreaking ceremony where the new home of Matthews House is being built. This is just the beginning of whats to come for this great organization!
CHECK OUT - Matthews House Hospice Annual Golf Tournament & Matthews House Hospice Annual Gala - For more information or to register Click Here
The Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation is dedicated to raising funds in support of Stevenson Memorial Hospital, consistent with donor interests and enabling the Hospital to deliver excellent health care to our community. The SMHF understands that their role is to continue to provide and enhance care for its patients through treatment, education, and by raising funds and community support.
In June of 2017, BIG news was announced that Honda is contributing $4 Million dollars to our local hospital. One million dollars will go towards purchasing life saving medical equipment and the other $3 million will support the redevelopment and revitalization of the hospital.
Jody Levac, President & CEO of Stevenson Memorial Hospital said the cost to redevelop the hospital is around $150 million and that $30 million of that will need to be raised locally, which Honda's contribution will help.
CHECK OUT - Stars & Scrubs Bi-Annual Gala - For more information Click Here
Alliston & District Humane Society
The Alliston & District Humane Society (ADHS) attempts to provide shelter for stray and unwanted animals with priority given to abused and neglected animals. ADHS strives for 100% adoption rate, with a No Kill policy for all animals deemed adoptable.
The ADHS opened its first permanent shelter and adoption centre on Dec 23, 2010. Our Humane society serves the townships of New Tecumseth, Mulmur, Adjala-Tosorontio & the surrounding villages of Cookstown, Rosemont, Hockley & Schomberg.
To volunteer, adopt or contact Click Here The Good Shepherd Food Bank
100% volunteer organization run by over 85 members of our community. Volunteers sort food, clean the premises, transport food and interview and serve clients. The Good Shephard Food Bank serves approximately 265 families.
Our local food bank is fully dependent on food and financial donations for day to day operations. With the support of our generous community, we are able to keep this organization open and continue to feed families in need.
For more information or to volunteer visit there fan page Click Here
We believe that each of these charities will touch each and everyone of us in our lifetime. In addition to this list, we support many other organizations & charities. If you think there is one we should look into, please contact us today.