Christmas campaign

THANK YOU to our generous donors, partners and volunteers!

Because of you, 760 people got to enjoy a very happy holiday season !

Christmas Baskets

263 families received a generous Christmas basket with vegetables, non-perishable food items, desserts, meats, and other goodies. And thanks to the generosity of Mrs. Carolyn H. Renaud, families also received grocery gift cards with their baskets.

Gifts Cards for TE Youths

294 children from TE families received a $25 gift card from Eaten Center.

Dynamic and Committed Volunteers! 

57 volunteers gave 216 hours of their time to make Christmas cards and decorations for you Christmas baskets and to prepare and deliver the baskets.

Cozy Socks to Keep Warm

Nearly 400 pairs of socks, from Maison de Massy, were distributed in the Christmas baskets.

Many thanks to Maison Massy for their generosity!


The Gazette Christmas Fund

Thanks to The Gazette Christmas Fund, 20 families each received a cheque of $125.

A few words for families and volunteers…

“… warm thanks the whole TE team for the basket they prepared, the gift card and the check from the Gazette […]. Thank you very much from me and my children […]. Happy New Year 2022! »

“I wanted to thank you very much for the Christmas basket, we are very grateful! It’s something that we appreciate. Thank you and Merry Christmas to you and your family. Please pass on our thanks to all your colleagues! »

“I would like to express our gratitude to you and the entire team. What a blessing. There is a card, and I would like to thank this person through this message for such a beautiful gesture. On behalf of my daughter and myself, thank you, thank you, thank you! »

Thank you also to the over 200 donors and partners who responded to the call:

  • Donors from these campaigns :
    • Richard J. Renaud*
    • François Guy
    • Louise Rousseau
    • Maude-Emilie St-Pierre
  • AirSprint Inc.
  • Broccolini Construction Inc.*
  • Caisse Desjardins de L’Île-des-Soeurs-Verdun
  • Canderel Management Inc.*
  • Elevation SJ
  • Eric T. Webster Foundation*
  • Firstpower Investments Inc.
  • Fondation Henrichon-Goulet
  • Fondation Lise et Richard Fortin*
  • Fondation René Malo*
  • Fondation Stratus
  • Fondation Yves Phaneuf
  • Fonds de Noël La Gazette
  • Gagné RH inc.
  • Lallemand inc.*
  • Maison de Massy
  • Morris and Rosalind Goodman Family Foundation*
  • Nan and Jack Wiseman Family Foundation*
  • Paysafe Services Canada Inc.
  • Paysafe Technologies Inc
  • Pinafore Corporation*
  • Poste de quartier 16
  • Saputo inc.*
  • Stephen and Lillian Vineberg Family Foundation*
  • The David Family Foundation*
  • The Mireille & Murray Steinberg Familly Foundation*
  • Zeller Family Foundation*

And all the many individual donors! THANK YOU!

A special thanks to Richard J. Renaud and Carolyn Hayes Renaud for their unwavering support.

The next Christmas campaign will start at the start of 2022 school year !

If you would like to be part of the Christmas 2021 campaign mainling list or for any information, please contact the team:

514-761-7867, ext 010