COVID-19 & Community Needs
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Give Back Awards
The Give Back Awards are donated annually to graduating students from high schools in Aurora, Georgina, King Township, Newmarket, and Whitchurch-Stouffville based on their outstanding volunteer contributions.
The Magna Hoedown Community Fund benefits thirty local charities and over 153,000 residents in York Region.
Spring Tree Planting
Neighbourhood Network coordinates a tree planting day every spring in the towns of Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King Township, Newmarket, and Whitchurch-Stouffville.
National Volunteer Week
This year National Volunteer Week runs from April 19-25th across Canada to celebrate and thank the incredible volunteers who step up, give back, and make our communities a better place.
Neighbourhood Network supports high schools and students in our partnered municipalities by offering a variety of programs, volunteer fairs, and presentations to engage students, staff, and parents in volunteering.
Food Drive Community Challenge
The Neighbourhood Network Food Drive supports local food banks between the holiday seasons. Each year, hundreds of pounds of food and thousands of dollars are raised to help feed our communities.
Holiday Gift Card Drive
Thank you for your donations! Your generosity helped us support 35 families and 11 organizations in need.
Holiday Gift DriveNeighbourhood Network’s Holiday Gift Drive supports people in need, that reside in our partnered municipalities of Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Newmarket, and Whitchurch-Stouffville. Each person must be represented by a partnered agency. Those that have received support from this program in past years will be offered a "Holiday Helper", which will consists of some necessity items. We will try to fulfill greater wish lists for those that are requesting support for from us for the first time. How You Can Help
- GoCurrently, our most requested gift cards are Amazon, Gas Stations, PC, Tim Hortons, and Walmart.
- Adopt a Family: We have families in need of adoption this holiday season. If you are interested in helping one of these families, please email [email protected] or call 905- 726-3737.
- Make a Monetary Donation: Click on the details below to see the list of organizations in need and make a direct donation.
"May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love."
For more information please email [email protected] or give us a call at 905-726-3737.
Magna’s Home for the Holidays Concerts
For over 30 years, Magna International Inc. has hosted a holiday show to spread cheer and provide support to local seniors in isolation. 2020's show was virtual, and can be watched on our website!