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Glowing Hearts Charity

Site: No Physical Address

Public Comments Aug 30, 2021 - Applications for Backpacks are closed
Office Phone Office: No public telephone number
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Instagram Instagram:
Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Alyssa Wright, Secretary & Interim Co-Managing Director; Email:
Alternate Contact Sarah Fleming, Board Chair & Interim Co-Managing Director; Email:
Primary Executive Sarah Fleming, Board Chair & Interim Co-Managing Director; Email:
Address & Map
Barrie, ON
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Former Name Glowing Hearts Community Give & Get
Description (Service) Organization dedicated to disrupting the cycle of poverty by empowering children and youth to realize their full potential

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Backpacks for Youth
  • assists children and teens in need of school supplies annually
  • monetary donations are needed to make bulk purchases to fill the backpacks with quality items
Volunteer Description Please email for volunteer opportunities.
Service Details
Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Hours Hours vary, call or email for information

2021 Dates: Deadline for backpack nominations Aug 13, waiting list available until end of day Aug 27
Dates 2021 Deadline for backpack nominations was August 13 but the waiting list is still available until end of day August 27th
Areas Served Barrie
Boundaries Simcoe County
Eligibility No restrictions
  • Sign a child up for a backpack using the nomination form at - just click on backpack nomination form, below the photo on the right
  • Individuals on the wait list are not guaranteed to receive back packs but some may still be available
  • email for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories School Supplies ; School Supplies Donation Programs

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