We’ve organized a donation drive to provide the people of Attawapiskat with some emergency supplies:

What’s needed:

Top Priority Items

New blankets, new winter coats, new wool socks, new winter gloves, new children’s clothing, electric space heaters, tampons, toilet paper, dried milk, infant formula, diapers (infant and adult), insulated sleeping mats, sleeping bags, first aid supplies, new towels, new/unopened toiletries, diaper rash cream

Other Items

Children’s toys, board games, winter sporting equipment, clean gently used winter clothing, clean gently used blankets, clean gently used towels, clean gently used children’s clothing, sturdy boxes, nonperishable food stuffs

Where and When to Drop things off:

Xpace Gallery has generously offered to store donations.

They are located at 58 Ossington Ave (just slightly north of Queen St. West), and will be accepting donations from Tuesday November 29th until Monday December 5th, from 11am to 4pm.

Update:

While Xpace will be accepting donations throughout the week, the main days for the donation drive are Sunday December 4th and Monday December 5th, from 11am to 7pm.

Please check back for more updates and resources soon!

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