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Splett Family Gives Back Through Annual Event » 2016-Oct-17

For 6 years Darrell Splett, owner of Big Fish Ontario, has hosted the Black Bay Walleye Invitational and for the last 3 years he has taken it a step further by hosting the Invitational in support of George Jeffrey Children’s Foundation. Darrell and his wife Susie have had firsthand experience with George Jeffrey Children’s Centre when their daughter Karlie, at the age of two, first received intensive speech therapy, occupational therapy and physiotherapy to regain the use of her spee ...

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Work of Art Created Through Generosity » 2016-Oct-14

Local artist Tracy Barry (The Nest Studio) wrapped up her Travelling Canvas Fundraiser Event Tuesday August 23rd at George Jeffrey Children’s Centre. The Centre was her last stop on her one month journey along the North Shore raising funds for George Jeffrey Children’s Foundation. Tracy stopped in various townships between Thunder Bay and Sault Ste. Marie with her Travelling Canvas inviting people to donate in order to paint a section, creating a beautiful mosaic painting. This is th ...

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Mr. Lube and the Debrusk Family Support the Foundation » 2016-Aug-22

Thank you to Mr. Lube and the Debrusk Family for their wonderful donation to George Jeffrey Children's Foundation. Staff at both Mr. Lube locations collected donations for the Foundation over the past month. In addition to the generous donation from Mr. Lube, Bradyn Debrusk requested that for his 13th birthday, donations be directed to George Jeffrey Children's Foundation in lieu of gifts. This was Braydon's third time directing donations to the Foundation in lieu of birthday gifts.  Thank ...

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Gentlemen of Harmony Sing in Support of the Foundation » 2016-Jul-07

We are grateful to the Gentlemen of Harmony Barber Shop Chorus who continue to be generous supporters of George Jeffrey Children’s Centre. The relationship between the two organizations started in 1981 when the Centre was known as the Northwestern Ontario Crippled Children’s Centre and continues to present day. The Chorus has donated approximately $1000.00 each year through their various annual concerts, which is directed to the Centre’s Speech Language Pathology program, adopt ...

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Fort William Rotary Club Donates to the Foundation » 2016-Jun-17

George Jeffrey Children's Foundation received a generous donation of $25,000 from Fort William Rotary Club through their House Lottery to cover the costs to modify the ADL (Activities of Daily Living) Suite at George Jeffrey Children’s Centre. Bev Knutson, FW Rotary Club President presented a cheque to Mary Anne Comuzzi, Foundation Executive Director,  on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 in the recently renovated room at the Centre. The ADL (Activities of Daily Living) Suite is a unique room ...

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News

Foundation Welcomes Steve MacDonald as New Executive Director

The Board of George Jeffrey Children’s Foundation is honoured to announce Steve MacDonald as t ...


St. Ignatius High School Musical Supports Local Organizations

St. Ignatius High School proudly presents "We Will Rock You: School Edition" in support of George Je ...


Carter Hutton Hockey Package Raffle

HOCKEY RAFFLE TAKES A NEW DIRECTION George Jeffrey Children's Foundation and George Jeffrey Childre ...


Studio West Salon & Spa Gives Back

Studio West Salon & Spa is giving back to their community by donating to George Jeffrey Children ...


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Events

2017 Soapbox Races Another Great Success!

Thank you! The generous support of our sponsors, participants, volunteers, donors and vendors made t ...


14th Annual George Jeffrey Children's Centre Soapbox Races

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