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Bright Lights Windsor Charity Partners

(Details subject to change.)

Here is a summary of the charity organizations that will be joining us at Bright Lights Windsor this year:

December 6-8, 2019:

Operation Keep Windsor Warm (Friday, December 6 and Saturday December 7, 2019)

Operation Keep Windsor Warm is a local group that collects winter coats, hats, scarves, boots and other warm winter gear. This is our fourth annual warm winter drive!

Windsor Regional Hospital (Sunday, December 8, 2019)

The WRH Foundation promotes public awareness and encourages philanthropy in support of Windsor Regional Hospital. Every dollar raised supports the need for enhanced medical equipment for hospital facilities. Our aim is to enhance and improve services for patients and their families through philanthropy.

Salvation Army

Drop off your cans nightly at Bright Lights Windsor to the Information Centre located near the WE Made It: Holiday Market.

WE Care for Kids

W.E. Care for Kids is the local leader in fundraising for children’s health and wellness, driven by volunteers and supported by the community.  We are dedicated to enhancing the health and wellness of children in Windsor and Essex County by inspiring community giving.

W.E. Care for Kids will be selling Hot Chocolate as a fundraising mechanism in support of local paediatric healthcare.

December 13-15, 2019:

Canadian Mental Health Association

CMHA branch is located in Windsor. We serve our Community. We are proud to be a primary care service for Individuals suffering with mental health issues. We have our TSC building in partnership with HDGH and offer several awareness initiatives and trainings.

CBC & WindsorEats and the Unemployed Help Centre

"Sounds of the Season" campaign which raises food and cash for those in need. Stop by WindsorEats trailer December 13-15 and donate a can. All food and cash donations go to support the Windsor Essex Food Bank Association which supports 15 area food banks. The Unemployed Help Centre belongs to the Association.

WE Care for Kids

W.E. Care for Kids is the local leader in fundraising for children’s health and wellness, driven by volunteers and supported by the community.  We are dedicated to enhancing the health and wellness of children in Windsor and Essex County by inspiring community giving.

W.E. Care for Kids will be selling Hot Chocolate as a fundraising mechanism in support of local paediatric healthcare.

December 20-22, 2019:

Make-A-Wish Southwestern Ontario

Salvation Army

Kettle Bell Drive and Can Drive. Drop off your cans nightly at Bright Lights Windsor to the Information Centre located near the WE Made It: Holiday Market

WE Care for Kids

W.E. Care for Kids is the local leader in fundraising for children’s health and wellness, driven by volunteers and supported by the community.  We are dedicated to enhancing the health and wellness of children in Windsor and Essex County by inspiring community giving.

December 27-29, 2019:

Autism Ontario Windsor Essex

Autism Ontario (formerly Autism Society Ontario) is the province’s leading source of information and referral on autism and one of the largest collective voices representing the autism community. We are made up of knowledgeable parents, professionals, and autistic self-advocates who can speak to the key issues that impact Ontario individuals with autism and their families and loved ones. Members are connected through a volunteer network of 25 Chapters throughout the Province of Ontario. We are guided by a Board of Directors, composed of parents, people on the spectrum, and respected professionals, who provide governance, expertise and guidance to the organization on a volunteer basis. Autism Ontario is dedicated to increasing public awareness about autism and the day-to-day challenges faced by individuals with autism, their families, and the professionals with whom they interact. The organization and its Chapters share common goals of providing information and education, supporting research, and advocating for programs and services for the autism community. The Windsor Essex Chapter is one of the largest chapter in Ontario. We offer programs to assist individuals in developing social and life skills, art and music therapy, parent teaching and so much more.

Salvation Army

Drop off your cans nightly at Bright Lights Windsor to the Information Centre located near the WE Made It: Holiday Market.

WE Care for Kids

W.E. Care for Kids is the local leader in fundraising for children’s health and wellness, driven by volunteers and supported by the community. We are dedicated to enhancing the health and wellness of children in Windsor and Essex County by inspiring community giving.

January 3-5, 2019:

Salvation Army

Drop off your cans nightly at Bright Lights Windsor to the Information Centre located near the WE Made It: Holiday Market.

Harmony in Action

We are a day program for Individuals with Disabilities. We offer a great quality of life for all of our Participants. Our Participants have daily activities in house and in our Community. Swimming weekly at WFCU, bowling, arts and crafts to name a few. Hosting a Hot Chocolate Stand for Bright Lights Windsor.

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