With your help, we’ve invested

  • $1.4M

    in emergency funding has been distributed to local charitable organizations and qualified donees through the Community Response Fund, and the Government of Canada's Emergency Response Fund and New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • 110+

    Programs delivered by charitable community organizations or qualified donees across the region have received funding to help meet high priority needs related to COVID-19.

Thank you for showing your #locallove in this global crisis.

You’ve helped positively impact the following community organizations during these unprecedented times.

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $5,000

    Providing food hampers and reusable face masks to 40 families in need.

  • Brain Injury Association of Sudbury District

    Sudbury, ON

    $3,925

    Funding provides food and essentials to 37 BIASD members in need.

  • Mennonite Central Committee Ontario

    Timmins, ON

    $10,000

    Funding goes toward grocery gift cards to increase food supply.

  • Canadian Mental Health Association

    Sudbury, ON

    $20,000

    Funding enables 30 individuals to have safe shelter available.

  • Corporation of the Town of Northeastern Manitoulin and the Island

    Manitoulin Island, ON

    $3,000

    Grocery gift cards will help ensure that 100 vulnerable seniors have access to healthy food.

  • Corporation of the Township of Sables-Spanish Rivers

    Sables/Spanish/Massey, ON

    $8,000

    PPE and gift cards will help approximately 500 vulnerable individuals access food and safety.

  • Better Beginnings Better Futures Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $1,500

    Funding will help get personal hygiene products to approximately 300 clients.

  • Monarch Recovery Services

    Sudbury, ON

    $10,000

    Funding will help support 75 individuals in recovery with the purchase of food, personal hygiene products and baby items.

  • The Corporation of the Township of Armstrong

    Armstrong, ON

    $2,000

    $50 Grocery cards will be distributed to assist seniors with purchasing/delivery of groceries.

  • Mountjoy United Church

    Timmins, ON

    $12,240

    Funding will support the hot meal program for 3 months (approximately 200 people per meal, 8 meals per month).

  • N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

    Sudbury, ON

    $10,000

    50 seniors will be supported during July and August with transportation to grocery stores or food delivery.

  • Our Children Our Future Family Resources

    Sudbury, ON

    $10,000

    Food and grocery gift cards for families in need.

  • YWCA Genevra House

    Sudbury, ON

    $10,000

    Alternative shelter and expanded staffing costs to help women experiencing domestic/partner violence.

  • Health Sciences North Foundation - VOICES for Women

    Sudbury, ON

    $7,500

    Funding will help to purchase grocery cards and resource relief packages for clients in need.

  • Pregnancy Care Centre and Infant Food Bank

    Sudbury, ON

    $10,000

    Funding will help to buy essential items including diapers, formula, baby food and car seats.

  • Township of Larder Lake

    Larder Lake, ON

    $2,000

    Funding will be used to help supply food hampers to individuals and families in need of support.

  • Harvest Share

    Parry Sound, ON

    $4,600

    Funding will help the food bank with a new call-in and delivery system that will support approximately 300-400 people twice a month.

  • Township of Brethour

    Brethour, ON

    $3,250

    Funding will help ensure the 65 seniors have access to healthy food through a gift card program.

  • Kapuskasing Food Bank

    Kapuskasing, ON

    $3,000

    Funding helped to restock the food bank shelves.

  • Canadian Mental Health Association Sudbury/Manitoulin

    Sudbury, ON

    $3,000

    Funding helped purchase necessities including food and hygiene products for the Off the Street shelter.

  • The Gathering Place

    North Bay, ON

    $11,000

    Helped provide two extra meals per week and helped expand their food rescue program. Funding also helped The Gathering Place deliver weekly meals to 30 isolated individuals.

  • Mattawa and Area Food Bank

    Mattawa, ON

    $2,000

    Funding helped to restock non-perishable food items.

  • The First Baptist Church

    Timmins, ON

    $8,700

    Purchased supplies for the First Baptist Church Community Food Bank.

  • Centre Passerelle Pour Femmes

    Timmins, ON

    $6,000

    Purchased supplies for displaced women and children for the Centre Passerelle pour femmes du nord de l’Ontario Women’s Shelter.

  • Cornerstone Christian Assembly of Manitoulin

    Manitoulin Island / Kapuskasing, ON

    $1,300

    The Food Giveaway was a free food share program that provided support to the Kapuskasing community.

  • Mountjoy United Church

    Timmins, ON

    $4,000

    Project Love - an initiative that supplies grocery gift cards to individuals experiencing food insecurity.

  • Community Living Parry Sound

    Parry Sound, ON

    $500

    Funding helped to purchase personal protective equipment and essential items for clients.

  • The Good Food Box Program - Better Beginnings Better Futures

    Sudbury, ON

    $600

    Funding supported the home delivery of food boxes for 60 clients.

  • Chapleau Pentecostal Church

    Chapleau, ON

    $1,500

    Transport delivery of groceries to help families in need.

  • Inner City Home

    Sudbury, ON

    $2,500

    Helped to buy food and supplies for the food bank.

  • Sudbury Women’s Centre

    Sudbury, ON

    $9,744

    Funding will help to purchase basic care packages for families in need.

  • AIDS Committee of North Bay and Area

    North Bay, ON

    $3,000

    Funding helped to purchase food and essential supplies for clients.

  • Elizabeth Fry Society of Northeastern Ontario

    Sudbury, ON

    $3000

    Funding helped to purchase necessities including underwear, socks, hygiene products, cleaning supplies and PPE equipment.

  • Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve

    Parry Sound, ON

    $5,000

    Planters from garden centers delivered to partnering organizations.

  • The Children's Aid Society of Nipissing Parry Sound

    North Bay, ON

    $5,000

    Funding will help 100 families with groceries and grocery gift cards for June and July.

  • Good Shepherd Church

    Englehart, ON

    $6,000

    Funds helped with the delivery of hot meals and the purchase and delivery of groceries and medications.

  • Township of Hillard

    Hillard, ON

    $6,250

    Funding will help ensure that 125 vulnerable seniors have access to food through a targeted gift card program.

  • Alzheimer's Sudbury Manitoulin North Bay and District

    Sudbury, Manitoulin & North Bay, ON

    $9,000

    Funds will be used for Therapeutic Activation Kits for older adults and those with cognitive impairments. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Alzheimer's Timmins

    Cochrane and Timiskaming Districts, ON

    $3,000

    Funding will help provide activity kits for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Brain Injury Association of Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $1,200

    Funding helped to purchase emergency groceries for 12 senior clients who were isolating. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Callander Food Bank

    Callander, ON

    $5,000

    Funding will help to ensure that food is available for vulnerable seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Canadian Shield Regional Council of the United Church of Canada

    Cobalt, ON

    $3,000

    Meals and personal care items for seniors in need. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Chapleau Pentecostal Church

    Chapleau, ON

    $1,000

    Funds help to support a gift card program to ensure that seniors have access to food. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • City of Greater Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $5,000

    In partnership with the Onaping Lions Club, funds will help with meal preparation and delivery to support isolated seniors in the Onaping area. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • City of Greater Sudbury - Valley East

    Valley East, ON

    $3,000

    Grocery gift cards for vulnerable seniors. Funded by the government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • City of Greater Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $3,000

    Grocery gift cards for vulnerable seniors in the Minnow Lake community. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • City of Greater Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $5,946

    Lockerby hot meal delivery twice a week to seniors in need. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • City of Temiskaming Shores - Age Friendly Program

    Temiskaming, ON

    $10,000

    Funding helped purchase food cards for vulnerable seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • CNIB

    Sudbury, ON

    $2,000

    Funding will support the Virtual Vision Mate program that helps seniors with vision impairment with grocery and prescription pick-up. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Corporation of the Township of Nairn and Hyman

    Nairn Centre

    $3,390

    Funding help to purchase food and personal care items for seniors in the community. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • The Municipality of Magnetawan

    Magnetawan, ON

    $1,000

    Friendship Club Wheels to Meals will deliver 45 meals to isolated seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Corporation of the Township of Baldwin

    McKerrow, ON

    $2,500

    Funding supported the preparation and delivery of care packages for seniors in need.

  • Corporation of the Town of Kirkland Lake

    Kirkland Lake, ON

    $6,000

    Funding will be used to provide care packages to vulnerable and isolated seniors.

  • Corporation of the Township of Billings

    Township of Billings, ON

    $4,000

    Funding will help with the procurement and delivery of essential items. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Covenant United Church

    Timmins, ON

    $920

    Meals and small gifts for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Eau Claire Evangelical Missionary Church

    Calvin Township, ON

    $1,000

    Helps to ensure that isolated seniors have access to food/grocery delivery. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Hearst Rotary Club

    Hearst, ON

    $5,000

    Funds will be used to purchase and deliver food to isolated seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Inner City Home of Sudbury

    Sudbury, ON

    $1,500

    Funding will be used to help meet the dietary restrictions of seniors accessing the emergency food bank. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • March of Dimes - Timmins

    Timmins, ON

    $2,237

    Hot meals for senior clients in need. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Mattawa Food Bank

    Mattawa, ON

    $5,000

    Funding helped prepare 60 hampers for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Mennonite Central Committee Ontario

    Timmins, ON

    $10,000

    Funding helped with extending the Cupboard for Indigenous Elders.

  • Municipality of Central Manitoulin

    Mindemoya, ON

    $3,000

    Funding helped provide hot meals, grocery gift cards and hygiene products for 25 vulnerable seniors.

  • Municipality of East Ferris

    East Ferris, ON

    $9,375

    Care packages for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Municipality of French River

    French River, ON

    $2,181

    In partnership with Age-Friendly Committee and Club Richelieu, funding will support care baskets for 50 vulnerable seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Municipality of Markstay-Warren

    Markstay-Warren, ON

    $2,181

    In partnership with Warren and District Lions Club, funding will support care baskets for 50 vulnerable seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Municipality of McDougall

    Parry Sound, ON

    $2,500

    In partnership with the Rotary Club of Parry Sound, this program helps ensure that isolated seniors have access to food. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Municipality of Powassan

    Powassan, ON

    $2,000

    Funding helped provide meals and support for the food bank to assist vulnerable seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons Program.

  • Municipality of St. Charles

    St. Charles, ON

    $1,156

    In partnership with Warren and District Lions Club, funding will support care baskets for 30 vulnerable seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre

    Sudbury, ON

    $6,500

    Funding helped to purchase first aid/medical supplies and groceries/grocery gift cards for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Northdale Manor

    New Liskeard, ON

    $4,162

    Funding assisted with meal delivery for seniors and devices to stay connected with loved ones. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Northern Initiative for Social Action

    Sudbury, ON

    $950

    Food support and a warm line for seniors in need. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Seizure & Brain Injury Centre

    Timmins, ON

    $1,000

    Funding helped support 50 baskets for clients. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • South Porcupine Food Bank

    Timmins, ON

    $3,000

    Funding helped to purchase food for seniors in need. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Sudbury Finnish Rest Home Society Inc.

    Sudbury, ON

    $11,500

    Care packages for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Sudbury Women's Centre

    Sudbury, ON

    $1,500

    Funds will be used for supplemental care packages for seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Town of Espanola

    Espanola, ON

    $5,000

    Funding helped provide 100 food gift bags to seniors in need. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Township of McGarry

    McGarry, ON

    $2,500

    Growing supplies for food sustainability. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • United Way Centraide North East Ontario

    Sudbury, ON

    $3,336

    UWCNEO Connect. Connecting friendly callers with lonely seniors. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

  • Valleyview Community Church

    Blezard Valley, ON

    $2,500

    Funding supports volunteer efforts to deliver groceries to seniors/families in need. This is a partnership with Metro and Helping Hands Family Missions. Funded by the Government for Canada's New Horizon's for Seniors Program.

  • Village of Burks Falls

    Burk's Falls, ON

    $500

    Grocery gift cards for vulnerable seniors to access healthy food. Funded by the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.

Thank you for all of your support.

We want to thank our community for their tremendous support and encourage people to continue to donate generously.