Want to find out how you can give back to your community as a KX Secret Santa - from giving toys to donating to your local food bank during these trying times of COVID-19?! You can give your time, or give what you can. Like Santa, it truly is better to give than receive. We've put together this list of deserving charities and initiatives that you can safely donate to. Now more than ever, you can make a difference and be a Secret Santa for your community!
Canadian Blood Services
Tomorrow, next week, next month – the need for blood is constant.
Help remove snow for people who can’t.
Hamilton Food Share
Drop off non-perishable food or host your own food drive.
Food Banks Canada
Support a Canadian Musician AND Food Banks Canada by downloading “Christmas Eve” by Carla Muller
Salvation Army Kettle Drive
The Salvation Army has seen a 19% increase in the number of people who have visited The Salvation Army this year because of delayed wages. Please donate when see a Salvation Army Christmas Kettle or, donate now
Salvation Army Christmas Hampers
Help feed the less fortunate this holiday season.
Postcards for Peace
Postcards for Peace provides an opportunity for youth to send postcards to express messages of thanks to those who served Canada in times of war, military conflict and peace or to still-serving Canadian Armed Forces members.
Highway of Heroes
Honour Canada’s fallen by donating to a memorial honouring Canada’s fallen heroes.
Santa to a Senior
Find the closest Be a Santa to a Senior tree.
Ronald McDonald House
Help families of sick children during this season of giving.
Friends with Hearts
Provide Christmas to families in need.
Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Hamilton
Provide a Hamper in the spirit of the holiday season.
Keep music alive in schools across Canada
Sponsor a family at Christmas & support a low-income family in the GTA.
Your donation will go toward purchasing gift cards and essentials for local women impacted by homelessness.
Children’s Aid Foundation
During the Covid-19 pandemic, they are not accepting donations of clothing or any items. Financial donations can be made through the Foundation
Ronald McDonald House
Families with a sick child need you now more than ever before
Invest in Future Leaders
Dare To Be You is a grassroots organization in Burlington that offers youth mentorship and leadership workshops to inspire change.
Whispering Hearts Horse Rescue
Whispering Hearts Horse Rescue is privately funded by the efforts of the owners and kind donations of like minded animal lovers.
Good Neighbour Project
The Good Neighbour Project started in March 2020 in response to how seniors and persons with disabilities were unable to access groceries when the pandemic first started.