Community Partners

Maple Crest Early School Students Raise $3170

Maple Crest Early School has been a strong supporter of Socks for Change. This year, their students wanted to help provide other kids with warmth by giving them wool socks, knit gloves, and fleece hats. They connected with these kids through Food4Kids Niagara, a charitable organization that provides healthy food packages to kids aged 4-14

Socks for Change back at Virgil Avondale

Despite COVID restrictions and a provincial lockdown, collections for Socks for Change at the Virgil Avondale store are more than halfway to last year’s fundraising total. Enough money has been raised in the first month of fundraising to supply 400 pairs of wool socks. For a $2 donation, people can purchase a pair of socks that will be

NIAGARA REGIONAL POLICE HANDING OUT WINTER CARE BUNDLES TO THOSE IN NEED

Niagara Regional Police officers are working with a local program to provide winter care bundles to people in need. An NRP group began working with Socks For Change in December, putting together packages including gloves, a neck warmer, a toque, and socks. Last week members of the Community Engagement Unit handed out 75 bundles at

Socks and gloves help vulnerable stay warm in Niagara Falls

When members of the Stamford Kiwanis Club and Socks for Change showed up at the back door of Project SHARE with two large boxes containing hundreds of pairs of wool socks, pairs of gloves and tuques, the weather was appropriately bitter. A piercing wind and bone-chilling temperatures left exposed fingers burning with cold. Sam Baio

Principal Lockyer of Diamond Trail Public School

Thank you Principal Lockyer and the DSBN for helping to ensure that our warm wool socks and winter accessories get to those students who need them the most! The need for warm wool socks continues throughout the winter. Please donate Today!

Community dinner program in Welland offers more than hot meals

Originally from Jan 17, 2020 by Kris Dube The Welland Tribune A free community dinner at a downtown Welland church isn’t just a chance for people to enjoy a hearty meal — they can also socialize and make friends while knowing the community cares about them. There are also social opportunities that arise from attending. “I’ve

Community Partner – Community Care St. Catharines and Thorold

We have amazing community partners, who help us make sure that our warm wool socks and winter accessories get to those in our community who need them most. Community Care St. Catharines & Thorold has been meeting the needs of the less advantaged in our community since 1919. Over the past year, they have seen

Community Partner – Pride Mobility

Pride Mobility has been a supporter of Socks For Change since the beginning. Pride Mobility has provided us a warehouse space to store our socks and winter accessories. Without this warehouse space, we would not be able to do what we do. Thank you so much to the entire team at Pride Mobility and your