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October 26, 2015 - School Supplies
Volunteers filled trek after trek with propagandize reserve for kids Sunday — 1,250 of them.
No tiny task, though it was for an critical means — all of a immature students who will accept these backpacks are kids being cared for during domestic assault shelters.
Calgary and a surrounding area has 13 such protected havens.
More than 75 volunteers did their partial for a Na’amat Canada Calgary and a School Supplies for Kids module and to make a lives of children in need only a bit easier.
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi was among a volunteers on Sunday afternoon, as good as member from a Calgary Roughnecks lacrosse team, Rundle College facile school, Western Canada high propagandize Interact Club, a University of Calgary Rotaract Club and Na’amat.
The School Supplies for Kids module celebrates 18 years, this year.
In a release, Na’amat Canada Calgary called he eventuality “a time to simulate on this initiative’s accomplishments.”
The recover went on to say, “In Judaism, a series 18 is related to a word ‘life’ and this year’s make-up day … will acknowledge a longevity and success of a School Supplies for Kids module in enhancing a lives of some-more than 17,000 children.”
On Na’amat’s website, Na’amat Calgary boss Susan Inhaber wrote, “For a child staying in a shelter, this present offers a splendid mark during a dim and formidable time.”
Na’amat Canada was founded in 1925 and is partial of an general Jewish women’s non-profit classification that focuses on “enhancing a lives of women and children in Canada and in Israel.”
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