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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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Cargo Van Filled With Donations Heads to the RFDA » 2016-Apr-21

How much food is a van full of food!? At a time when hunger and food bank use are consistently rising in Thunder Bay, Staff, Board Members, Clients and their families at George Jeffrey Children’s Centre and Foundation have stepped up to give back to the community that supports them. In support of the Regional Food Distribution Association (RFDA), the staff have spent the last six weeks fundraising and donating their own money to reach their goal of filling the George Jeffrey Children&rsquo ...

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Fort William Rotary House Lottery » 2016-Mar-15

The F.W. Rotary Club has had and continues to have a tremendous presence in our organization supporting the Campaign for the New George Jeffrey Children’s Centre, providing funds to purchase equipment, assisting with the updates to our Video Conferencing & Telemedicine suite so we are able to connect with northern remote communities and other health related agencies, and by sponsoring our Soapbox Races. Most recently their generosity has assisted in the build of a natural playscap ...

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9th Annual Chris Preen Sr Memorial Dart Tournament » 2016-Feb-23

The Lakehead Dart League has been very fortunate, from the autumn of 2010 until the present day, to be able to cumulatively raise just over $6,500.00 for George Jeffrey Children's Centre through its Annual Chris Preen Sr. Memorial Dart Tournament. This organization touches the lives of many in our dart league and so many others around the community and surrounding area. It is a facility that does so much, and serves such a vital role in enabling children with physical and developmental disabilit ...

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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 ...


Hometown Heroes Children's Charity Golf Classic a Success!

The 2nd Hometown Heroes Children’s Charity Golf Classic hosted by Carter Hutton raised an incr ...


Carter Hutton Hockey Package Raffle

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


Foundation Welcomes Steve MacDonald as New Executive Director

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


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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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