Christmas Day Dec 25 2017
Wishing you and your family Prosperity during this Holiday season!
Prosperity For All is the foundation of Rodair's core beliefs. We believe in paying it forward by giving back. As a thank you to our clients, vendors, and employees, we have contributed to 12 different charities in 2017. We hope that together we can continue to make a positive difference in the world. Here's to health and prosperity.
Please see below for the charitable organizations Rodair has contributed to for our #12DaysOfProsperity. Here’s to health and prosperity.
Cheers from the Rodair Team!
Day 12: Holiday Helpers
Holiday Helpers' mission is to provide a one-time personalized Christmas package to low income families with young children who are trying to improve their circumstances. Holiday Helpers work with donors, volunteers and partnering charities to provide each family with a holiday meal, decorated Christmas tree, and customized Christmas gifts. For more information about Holiday Helpers or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.holidayhelpers.org
Day 11: Dreams Take Flight
Dreams Take Flight is a national non-profit organization dedicated to giving the trip of a lifetime to children with special needs. Since its inception in 1989 by Air Canada employees, Dreams Take Flight has flown over 20,000 children to Walt Disney World making their dreams come true. For more information about Dreams Take Flight or do see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.dreamstakeflight.ca
Day 10: Jack.org
Rodair is proud to donate to Jack.org because we believe in their mission to end stigma around mental health. Jack.org is a national network of young leaders transforming the way we think about mental health. With initiatives and programs designed with the input of young people, Jack.org is striving to end mental health stigma in our generation. For more information about Jack.org or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.jack.org
Day 9: The Compass
Rodair’s founder, Pat Cullen who has since retired, now runs The Compass Food Bank and Outreach Centre. The Compass provides a safe and welcoming place for people to come to for help. The Compass also offers immediate assistance with food and work with clients offering practical and spiritual support to the challenges that often come along with a low income. The Compass’ mission is to give help for today and hope for tomorrow. For more information about The Compass or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.thecompass.ca
Day 8: Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation is passionate about Conquering Cancer in Our Lifetime. In January 2017, they successfully achieved their Billion Dollar Challenge, a historic five-year campaign securing more than $1 billion, in partnership with Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, for personalized cancer medicine. With the funds and the generosity of their community of supporters, they are now in the early days of delivering on our promise of Personalized Cancer Medicine.Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.thepmcf.ca
Day 7: All Paws
The Rodair team held a 50/50 draw to support All Paws, an animal rescue group. All Paws Rescue aims to save as many animals as they can. They ensure that every animal is fixed, immunized and healthy before being placed for adoption. For more information about All Paws or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website www.allpawsrescue.weebly.com
Day 6: CAMH
The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is Canada's largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital, as well as one of the world's leading research centres in the area of addiction and mental health. CAMH combines clinical care, research, education, policy development and health promotion to help transform the lives of people affected by mental health and addiction issues.For more information about CAMH or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.camh.ca
Day 5: Regeant Park School of Music
Regent Park School of Music is a non-profit community music school offering young people (ages 3-18) a music education by removing the financial obstacle. RPSM has given 1,000 young people a highly subsidized quality music education at their central hub in Daniels Spectrum in Regent Park and in Jane and Finch and other high-priority neighbourhoods in Toronto. Their goal is to help kids succeed through music. For over 18 years they have seen that the study of music allows young people to flourish creatively, personally and academically…enriching their lives and future prospects.For more information about Regeant Park School of Music, please visit their website at www.rpmusic.org
Day 4: MS Society
The MS Society provides services to people with multiple sclerosis and their families. The MS Society also funds research to find the cause and cure for this disease. They have a membership of 17,000 and are the only national voluntary organization in Canada that supports both MS research and services. Since their founding in 1948, the core support of the MS Society has been from tens of thousands of dedicated individuals, companies and foundations in communities across Canada.For more information or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit www.mssociety.ca.
Day 3: Rosalie Hall
Rosalie Hall provides a comprehensive range of early intervention, prevention and treatment services meeting the needs of young families from Scarborough and across the Toronto Region. Rosalie Hall assists young parents and their children in need by providing a wide range of community, residential, educational and child development services. For more information about Rosalie Hall or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit www.rosaliehall.com.
Day 2: Heart & Stroke Foundation
For more than 60 years, Heart & Stroke has been dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Their work has saved thousands of lives and improved the lives of millions of others. The Heart & Stroke Foundation has invested $1.45 billion in life-saving research since 1952 which resulted in a 75% decline in heart disease and stroke death rate. There are currently 820 researchers funded by Heart & Stroke. For more information about the Heart & Stroke Foundation or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit www.heartandstroke.ca
Day 1: Habitat For Humanity
Rodair is proud that our very own Leia Pengelley will be travelling to Vietnam in March 2018 to build houses with the Global Village team. The Habitat For Humanity organization aims to eliminate housing poverty one house at a time by building homes for families which will help strengthen their community. For more information on Habitat For Humanity or to see how you can donate or volunteer, please visit their website at www.habitat.ca
Merry Christmas! Happy Hannukah! Happy Kwanza! Happy Holidays! Cheers to a good health and prosperity!