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Red Deer Christmas Bureau

DID YOU KNOW??

  • WE ARE 100% VOLUNTEER CHARITY.
  • IN 2015 WE HAD 113 VOLUNTEERS AND THEY DID 5866 HOURS OF CHARITY WORK.
  • WE STARTED IN 1961 AND BECAME A REGISTERED CHARITY IN 1986.
  • WE PROVIDED 1345 CHILDREN WITH TOYS LAST YEAR.
  • EACH CHILD RECIEVES TOYS, DOLLS, MITTS AND TOQUES, CARS, STOCKING STUFFERS, PUZZLES, GAMES AND BOOKS
  • 1242 BATTERIES WERE PROVIDED FOR TOYS THAT NEEDED THEM.
  • EACH OF THOSE 1149 FAMILIES GOT A CHRISTMAS FOOD HAMPER.
  • THERE WERE 75 FAMILIES THAT GOT ARTIFICIAL CHRISTMAS TREES, 125 BAGS OF ORNAMENTS AND 17 CHRISTMAS WREATHS.
  • THE VOLUNTEERS MADE UP 25 BABY BASKETS FOR MOTHERS LAST YEAR WITH INFANTS.
  • SINCE 2002 WE HAVE HELPED 12,624 FAMILIES AND INDIVIDUALS, GAVE AWAY 11,808 CHRISTMAS HAMPERS AND TOYS TO 13,014 CHILDREN
  • WE WORK CLOSELY WITH OTHER AGENCIES TO MAKE SURE EACH CHILD IS PROVIDED A CHRISTMAS.
  • ALL OF OUR FUNDS COME FROM DONATIONS AND FUNDRAISING THAT WE DO IN THE COMMUNITY

THE CHRISTMAS BUREAU VOLUNTEERS WORK ALL YEAR LONG SO THAT

WE MAY PROVIDE THE LESS FORTUNATE WITH A MERRY CHRISTMAS.

 

ALL DONATIONS STAY IN THE COMMUNITY.

PLEASE GIVE Office Hours: 10am - 4pm. Monday to Friday #15, 7428-49th Ave. Phone: 403-347-2210

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