April 2020 – WCS receives Community Giving Grant from Strathmore Wal-Mart
Each year Wal-Mart selects recipients of their Community Giving Grants and WCS was chosen as one of the local non-profits for 2019. A $1000.00 cheque was presented to WCS by store manager Eric this April. Thank you Strathmore Wal-Mart!
December 2019 – Collins, Dugandzic LLP (formally Getz, Collins & Associates) host cream can
We are thrilled to have the support of Collins, Dugandzic LLP. $1800.00 was raised for our cream can during its visit to their office. A very special thank you goes our to Mr. John Getz who has been an important supporter and donor of the shelter for well over 20 years. Mr. Getz personally donated $1000.00 towards the cream can which goes directly to programs and supplies for the families in shelter.
December 2019 – 12th Annual “JUMP INTO JAMMIES” collects over 360 items for shelter
All students at Wheatland Elementary School com together to donate over 360 items for the event that ran in December. Mrs. Lenox and the Grade 5 students coordinate the event annually and use the data to complete a math unit on graphing. The “Leader in Me” School collected jammie sizes infant to adult. Stuffies, socks, slippers and hats too! The students take pride in leadership opportunities by reaching out to help others in our community. The celebrated the spirit of giving by the whole school wearing their own jammies. Thank you Wheatland Elementary for your support for the 12th year in a row!!
August 2019- Gregory, Harriman & Associates LLP Host Cream Can 3rd year in a row!
$1661.00 was raised by GHA for our cream can road trip fundraiser. This wonderful team have been some of the shelters most long term supporters and we are so thankful for their tremendous support over the years. Thank you GHA!