Shoebox Project for Women (The)

Site: No Physical Address

Service: Simcoe and Grey County Chapter

Location, Telephone & Internet
E-Mail info@shoeboxproject.com
Website www.shoeboxproject.com/simcoe.html
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Located In Community Barrie
Address See website for drop off locations
Barrie, ON
Canada
Contact Information
Primary Contact Shannon P Murree, Simcoe County Local Coordinator; Email: simcoecounty@shoeboxproject.com
Primary Executive Lesley Hendrey, Executive Director; Phone: 416-571-6685; Email: lesley@shoeboxproject.com
Mailing Address c/o Simcoe Shoebox Project for Women 
1485 Dupont St, Suite 213 
Toronto, ON 
Canada M6P 3S2
Description & Services
Description (Service) Collects and distributes gift-filled Shoeboxes to local women who are homeless or at-risk of homelessness 
  • each Shoebox is filled with items valued at $50 and personal notes of encouragement that can enhance self-esteem and reduce feelings of isolation for women in need 
  • items such as gift cards, skin care products, good quality soaps and shampoos, make up, chocolates 
  • Shoeboxes can be put together by individuals or groups 
  • Student Shoebox gift drives are a creative and hands-on group activity for students at the primary, secondary, or post-secondary level 
  • see website for details and step-by-step instructions, drive dates and locations
Hours Hours VaryDates: Holiday seasons, International Women's Day, Mother's Day and various times throughout the year
Dates Holiday seasons, International Women's Day, Mother's Day and various times throughout the year
Areas Served Barrie ; Bradford West Gwillimbury ; Clearview (Simcoe County) ; Collingwood ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Midland ; New Tecumseth ; Orillia ; Wasaga Beach
Eligibility No restrictions
Application See website for information
Languages French - Website, Publications
Fees None
Other Details
Established 2011
Physical Access Not Applicable

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