Check out these great events and activities happening for GivingTuesday this year! You can also browse the interactive partner map to see what's going on in your area. Here are a few highlights of what is coming up for November 29:
Cobequid Wildlife Rehab Centre - Truro, NS. Partnering with the Truro Brewing Company for an all-animal trivia night, kicking off a week of fundraising for CWRC. 6-8PM - 53 Inglis Pl, Truro.
Adsum for Women and Children - Halifax, NS. Adsum staff will be giving away hot chocolate and candy canes for their Share the Warmth event. 2-4PM 60 Alderney Dr. and 2285 Gottingen St.
Maison Benoît Labre - Montreal, QC. Aiming to distribute 150 winter backpacks, sleeping bags, mattresses, and tents people experiencing homelessness for the winter. Goal to raise $5k to help fill the backpacks. Donations of goods for the winter backpacks also appreciated!
Village of Hope - Niagara, ON . Season of Hope Holiday Food Hamper drive and gifts for local vulnerable families. More details here: https://www.villageofhopeniagara.org/Niagara
NiagaraGives - Niagara and Welland ON. On Nov 29th all of these iconic locations will be illuminated in red, white, blue, and gold to celebrate Givingtuesday #NiagaraLightsUpTogether: Niagara Region Headquarters, iconic NIAGARA sign, Brock University Schmon Tower, Welland Bridge 13, Peace Bridge, Niagara Horseshoe and American Falls!
GivingTuesday St Marys - St Marys ON. Nov 29th holding a "Pull up a Chair auction”, where 80+ hand painted chairs will be auctioned, entire proceeds go to St. Marys Community Dinners program. In addition, more than 50 local businesses working together to support local causes.
United Way Bruce Grey - Owen Sound ON. FIRST EVER Downtown Dine Around on GivingTuesday. A collaboration of 4 of our finest downtown establishments will support the SOS Outreach service. Find out more
Regal cat cafe - Calgary AB. On Nov 29th come join us for kitty visits by donation to celebrate. Don’t forget to take your #UNselfie in the kitty kingdom. All donations go towards @meowfoundation for cats.
Langley Lodge/Fairhaven Group - Langley, BC. Join us on Dec 1st for a 4-course meal and music at the Bunkhouse Bar/George Preston Recreation Center. All proceeds go to therapeutic recreation at Langley Lodge.
CanadaHelps - Win a $5,000 charity gift card to spend on your favourite cause. From now until November 29th, every donation is an automatic entry into the contest. The gift card can be used to donate to one or more charities on CanadaHelps.org or on Unite for Change. Donate now to enter.
#GivingTalents inspires people to give one hour of their skill or talent to a cause, an organization, civic group, neighbourhood, or someone in need, on November 29 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm in their time zone – with a goal of reaching 500,000 hours.