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Back to School Shoe Event
August 27 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Back to School Shoe Event – August 27th at 5 pm
McDougall United Church, 8516 – Athabasca St SE
Collecting shoes for children
Giving local kids & their families a hand up
There are steep costs associated with preparing a child for school.
Unfortunately for some families, right here in our community of Acadia, affording back-to-school essentials like shoes, socks and underwear is not possible. Some wonderful members of our community have organized an all-summer-long fundraiser to give local kids and their families a hand up. The goal is to collect gift cards and back to school essentials for a minimum of 40 children to make sure they all have what they need when they start the schoolyear.
At this event, children will receive a free haircut, shoes and other items for back to school. Aiming to help families with 25 gift cards towards shoes.
How can you help?
New or gently used shoes, new socks, underwear, gift card, bottle donation
Energize Health 219 – 9825 Fairmount Drive SE is accepting donations Monday – Friday from 8 am – 8 pm
Saturday from 9 am – 5 pm
Contact the office at 403- 454-1445 or simply pop in to drop off your donation until the end of August