2019 St. Catharines Holiday Drive
At any one time, approximately 80% of residents living in Bethlehem transitional housing have been former victims of abuse.
There were 6,016 households on St. Catharines' affordable housing wait list as of December 31, 2013. Wait times range from 1.5 years to 10 years.
There has been a 130% increase in homelessness in Niagara Region over the last 5 years.
St. Catharines Local Coordinators
Deborah Swartz, Jennifer Swartz, Joy MaGarrey, Olivia Swartz and Jess Boulay are thrilled to be the local coordinators for St. Catharines this year! St. Catharines has a very strong sense of community and the support The Shoebox Project receives every year helps so many local women. This year we hope to achieve our goal of 900 shoeboxes!
To reach out to Deb, Jenny, Joy, Olivia and Jess to learn how to get involved with The Shoebox Project in St. Catharines, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Shoeboxes go to Women Accessing the Following Agencies:
Education Foundation of Niagara
Start Me Up Niagara
In the News
Shelters & Outreach Agencies
Make a Monetary Donation
Make a Shoebox
Become an Organizer
Making a Shoebox is a great activity to do with your friends, family, coworkers, or any other group of people in your life! Host a party and do something good. Every Shoebox counts!
Items or in-kind donations are gladly accepted and will be used to fill even more Shoeboxes. If your company would like to donate, please contact us.
Spread the Word
We need help to spread the word in your community. Please consider giving us a shout out or sharing what you're doing on social media. It really helps!