News Archive October 2017

  • Oct. 17, 2017

    Superhero Run in support of Niagara Children’s Centre soars to new heights raising over $55,000!

    On October 15th Niagara Children’s Centre held its 3rd annual Superhero Run proudly presented by The Viola-Salter Group.  Over 550 Niagara Superheroes converged on Brock University’s campus to participate in a 1K fun walk| 5K run.  This annual family-oriented event brought together families who are involved with the Centre and community supporters, all with a common purpose of having fun and raising funds to support Niagara Children’s Centre.  “We are thrilled this event has grown into a favourite for the families of our Centre and members of the community.  ,” says Oksana Fisher, CEO.   “It was great to see all…
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  • Oct. 01, 2017

    78.4km. 16hrs 21 min. 100,079 steps and $20,652.04 raised in support of Niagara Children’s Centre!

    At midnight on Sunday October 1st, 2017 Jim Turner began a walk across the Niagara Region in support of Niagara Children’s Centre. Jim walked 78.4km over the course of 16 hours taking 100,079 steps along his journey from Sherkston to Niagara-on-the-Lake and raised an impressive $20,652 for children, right here in Niagara. "It was an honor and a privilege for me to take many, many steps toward helping kids get welcomed into the Niagara Children's Centre." – Jim Turner Jim first became acquainted with Niagara Children’s Centre through family friend Joshua Gautier (14), who utilizes the resources and programs available…
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