Holiday Gift Drive

Holiday Gift donations
Posted on 11/28/2018

Dear Parents/Guardians,

As part of our Character Education program, the grade 6 class has selected an organisation which they would like to help during the upcoming holiday season. The organisation is In order to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the end of WW1, and make the holiday season a little bit more pleasant to lots of elderly Veterans who have served our country, we would like to make this classroom project a school project and in order for this initiative to be successful we are asking for your participation.  We ask, if interested, to please purchase a small gift from the bulk list below. Your generosity is greatly appreciated to help put a smile on someone’s face this holiday season.

The Perley Rideau Mission: ‘Achieving excellence in the health, safety and well-being of Seniors and Veterans with a focus on innovation in person centred and frailty informed care and service.’


Gents: Magazines, Tim’s card, puzzle books, diabetics treats, coffee cups, slippers, books, toque, coffee basket, stationary, socks, stamps (people seem to really appreciate these – anything practical that seniors need, but find hard to get, is always a bonus)

Ladies: Scarf, diabetics treats, slippers, socks, ornaments, books, photo album, tea basket, stationary, Hand lotions and creams – soaps (bath items) Biscuits and jams.

If interested in donating a gift, please send your purchase with your child’s name to room 302. As a thank you, your child’s name will automatically be placed in a draw for a gift card.

We will be accepting gift donations until December 14th, 2018.

Thank you and hope to count on your help!   

Sincerely, Grade 6  

Bulk Items list: gift bags- medium size (pls no gift boxes) / tissue paper / Tim Horton’s gift cards / Toiletries such as : toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, body lotion/hand cream, socks, mittens/gloves, scarves, lap blankets, slippers, stuffed animals (new only, please), Christmas treats (boxed cookies and chocolates, diabetic candy/chocolate),small Christmas ornament/trinket.

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