News Archive October 2016

  • Oct. 19, 2016

    2nd Annual Superhero Run Builds Momentum for Niagara Children’s Centre

      Niagara’s Superheroes were out in full force on Sunday, running and walking in support of Niagara Children’s Centre!  The 1K and 5K walk/run events, geared to both kids and those 'young at heart', raised funds to support Niagara Children’s Centre’s ongoing programming which supports over 3,200 children in Niagara every year. “The Superhero Run is fast becoming a highlight of the year for our families and donors. The event raises funds and profile for our Centre, while promoting fun and family engagement.  One of the highlights was the family-friendly interactive stations along the 1K route to ensure participants of…
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  • Oct. 07, 2016

    Canadian Tire Financial Services Senior Leaders Lend a Hand at Niagara Children’s Centre for 16th Annual Leadership Day of Service!

      Despite less than perfect weather, including a bit of rain, Canadian Tire Financial Services’ (CTFS) senior leaders spent the day at Niagara Children’s Centre refreshing spaces both indoors and outdoors, as part of the organization’s 16th Annual Leadership Day of Service on September 29. They came to the Centre with nearly 100 employees providing 660 hours of work and $60,000 worth of materials and supplies. Projects included extensive landscaping, painting, building sensory tables, chalkboards and indoor and outdoor equipment storage. Volunteers also helped to clean therapy toys and stuff swag bags for the Centre’s upcoming Superhero Run.  CTFS operates…
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