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What a day! HCCEF Charity Golf Classic…another successful year!

Published June 13, 2019

  What a day! Sunshine……check! Spending the day at the golf course…..check! Helping students & families in need…..check!   Golfers, sponsors, dinner attendees, donors (prizes and financial), volunteers, community members. All of you helped to raise over $16,000 for Halton students in need. Thank you! Thank you! Thank You!   View photos from the day Student Golfer Sponsors Sunshine Building Maintenance Inc. Gary Hepburn Plumbing & Mechanical Services Ltd. POVERTY REMAINS A POWERFUL FACTOR IN WHETHER A STUDENT SUCCEEDS IN SCHOOL GOLFERS – Which Flag Had Your Name On It? #1 – Thanks HCCEF. The financial help took off a […]

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HCCEF Communications / Fundraising Assistant Job Posting

Published May 15, 2019

    Job Summary This is a temporary position commencing as early as Monday, June 3, 2019, terminating no later than Friday, August 30th, 2019. A College or University student pursuing an education in Communications, Fundraising, Charity, Non-Profit, Social Services, Public Relations or Journalism is preferred. Hours of work will consist of up to 31 hours per week, for up to 9 weeks, at a rate of $15.00 per hour. The HCCEF Office is closed July 15th to 19th and August 5th to 9th. Job Description Research appropriate fundraising opportunities and trends Support the Executive Director in all aspects of […]

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IMPACTS+ May Issue

Published May 7, 2019

MAY 2019   REAL FAMILIES…. REAL STORIES…. REAL IMPACT   “The family is in the midst of a parental separation, this has placed financial demands on the family. The child has been experiencing some emotional trauma related to the separation, and does receive support from the school Child and Youth Counsellor. The funds provided will support the school with being able to provide the child with the opportunity to experience the grade 8 graduation trip to Ottawa and celebrate her elementary school learning with her peers.” – HCDSB Principal “Parents requested the financial support to pay for all of the grade 7 class trip to […]

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – HCCEF Charity Golf Classic – June 12, 2019

Published March 11, 2019

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN Always an amazing day, plus you help students & families in need. We’re very excited about hosting the tournament at a new location…the stunning 18-hole course at Piper’s Heath – in south Milton. “The course both looks and plays as if it were nestled into the sweeping, rugged Scottish Highlands” – pipersheath.com Sounds perfect. Hope to see you there. All are welcome.   Piper’s Heath Golf Club – 5501 Trafalgar Rd., Hornby (Milton), Ontario Wednesday June 12, 2019 10:30am – Registration Opens 11:15am – Lunch on the Patio 12:45pm – Golfers to the carts 1:00pm – Shotgun Start Register […]

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TELL US WHAT YOU THINK – HCCEF COMMUNITY SURVEY

Published February 24, 2019

HCCEF was established in 2012 as a charitable organization to support students and families in the Halton Catholic District School Board (HCDSB).  While our fundraising efforts are directed to help HCDSB students and families, HCCEF is an independent charity, governed by our own Board of Directors. We are currently seeking input from community members to help us evaluate our outreach strategy and guide our efforts moving forward. Please take a couple of minutes to share your feedback in this online survey: http://bit.ly/HCCEF-Survey2019. The survey will remain open between Sunday, February 24 and Friday, March 8, 2019. The feedback received will […]

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IMPACTS+ December Issue

Published December 5, 2018

DECEMBER 2018   REAL FAMILIES…. REAL STORIES…. REAL IMPACT   “This family has been in a horrible domestic dispute. Funds will  help the family (mother, son, daughter) transition from having two wage earners in the house to one. After discussing with mom, funds will be used to pay for rent and food for the family.” – HCDSB Social Worker “The student and her mom are new refugees in the country. The youth settlement worker reached out to the Principal and requested financial assistance in regards to winter clothing and regular assistance.” – HCDSB Principal “A request for financial support is being made at this time on […]

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8th Annual Evening with Bishop Crosby – Another great evening to help Students in Need

Published November 14, 2018

“We all have something we can share with others” – Bishop Douglas Crosby Thank you to Bishop Crosby for once again sharing the evening with us, and for his support of students in need each year. Thank you so much to everyone who supported of the evening. Attendees, sponsors, donors, volunteers – have all made a direct impact on helping low-income students to succeed in school – thank you! Many people have shared what a lovely time they had re-connecting with friends and colleagues. You helped to raise over $22,000, which brings the 8 year total for the evening to […]

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN – HCCEF EVENING WITH BISHOP CROSBY

Published August 20, 2018

  VERY LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE Online ticket purchasing is no longer available. Please contact Marc Clare for ticket inquiries – clarema@hccef.org or 905-632-6314 x248 5:30 pm – Reception / Photos with the Bishop 6:30pm – Dinner Le Dome Banquet Hall | 1173 North Service Rd E, Oakville, ON $900 Table Sponsor (10 Tickets + single ad + signage*) $750 / table of 10 $75 / ticket Sponsorships Available (see chart below*) Tickets on sale until : November 2, 2018 Sponsorships on sale until: October 31, 2018 Not able to attend? Please make a donation Online Donation Printable Donation Form   […]

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IMPACTS+ July Edition

Published June 29, 2018

JULY 2018   EXAMPLES OF HOW YOU HAVE HELPED STUDENTS SUCCEED IN SCHOOL   “Once the child’s home life was more stable, she was able to learn. So this child with a mild intellectual delay is now working towards her high school diploma, which has changed her life and her life trajectory incredibly.” HCDSB Social Worker “FG is a 16 year old student whose circumstances have required her to live independently at a young age. The support from HCCEF was used to purchase groceries and small household items, such as dishes and cutlery when FG moved into a rented room situation. Receiving […]

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IMPACTS+ April Edition

Published April 12, 2018

APRIL 2017    YOU HELPED A FAMILY WITH THEIR NEW START “The mother was extremely moved by the support from the HCCEF.  Not only did it permit her to purchase necessities for herself and the children, but also the gesture was a clear message that she and her children are valued members of our community. The mother has been very communicative with both of the schools attended by her children and is increasingly open regarding the family’s struggles (they recently left an abusive relationship).  This expanding level of trust is assisting the children to settle into their new schools, which is […]

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