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Clowning for Change » 2013-May-03

Thunder Bay Fort City Kinettes CLOWNING FOR CHANGE The Fort City Kinette Club is proud to announce a new initiative in the ongoing efforts to address bullying.  Clowning for Change will give students a chance to have fun, while celebrating our differences. Using slogans such as “Different Nose No Bounds!” and “What Makes You Different Makes you Great!” students are asked to pay $2 to wear a red clown nose to show their support. Purchasing red clown noses ...

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Soapbox Races-New Partnerships & New Thrills » 2013-May-03

George Jeffrey Children's Foundation is proud to announce, Superior North Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Paramedics have stepped up their community involvement this year and a new partnership has been struck. The 10th Annual Superior North EMS Paramedics Soapbox Races In Support of George Jeffrey Children’s Centre will run June 8th and 9th at Waverly Park Hill. We are equally grateful that FORM Architecture Engineering has come on board for the 3rd year as ...

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A Lasting Legacy » 2013-Apr-25

Ordinary people show extraordinary generosity by leaving a legacy gift to a charity in their wills. This is especially true of long-time Thunder Bay resident Annie (Werbicka) Childs. Annie, who passed away recently in her 93rd year, bequeathed $100,000 to George Jeffrey Children's Foundation to assist children dealing with physical and developmental disabilities. We may not know the exact reasons for Annie making the provisions in her will but Stan Dromisky, a neighbour and friend, had a couple ...

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It's Lovely Weather for a Sleigh Ride Together With You » 2013-Jan-31

On Thursday, January 31st,  children from George Jeffrey Children's Centre were invited on a sleigh ride by a group of Bombardier Health & Safety representatives from around the globe! Every year the group gives back to the community by hosting a special event. The Bombardier group took children and their families from George Jeffrey Children's Centre to Centennial Park for a sleigh ride. The children enjoyed their sleigh ride accompanied by hot chocolate and donuts. The representative ...

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Enterprise Car Rental Foundation Gives Again » 2012-Dec-10

George Jeffrey Children’s Foundation is once again a fortunate recipient of a $5,000 donation from the Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation. Michael Dziedic, assistant manager at the Arthur St location, was pleased to be able to help secure the donation.  Michael has a history with the Centre dating back to 1994 when his brother began receiving therapy at the Centre.  This is the second donation that the Foundation has received from Enterprise Rent-A-Car. ...

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News

Thank you RBC Royal Bank for your volunteer efforts and generosity!

Local RBC representatives stepped forward in December to help deliver Christmas trees as part of Geo ...


Thunder Bay Community Foundation makes specialized care more accessible

The Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) program at George Jeffrey Children’s Cent ...


7th Annual Black Bay Walleye Invitational Supports Foundation

This year marked the 7th Annual Black Bay & Bob Simpson Memorial Walleye Invitational hosted by ...


DeBrusk Family and Mr. Lube Give Back Again

DeBrusk Family and Mr. Lube Give Back Again The DeBrusk Family, owners of the Mr. Lube locations in ...


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Events

Carter Hutton Hockey Package Raffle 2018

MNP is proud to present the Carter Hutton Hockey Raffle Package in support of George Jeffr ...


15th Annual George Jeffrey Children's Centre Soapbox Races

The 15th Annual George Jeffrey Children's Foundation Soapbox Races will be taking place Saturday, Ju ...


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