GEDSB – Simcoe Composite School Music Program (presented by Melissa Mummery) was the successful recipient of $17,300 at the August 2023 meeting. Sheet music, royalties, and instrument maintenance costs the music program as much as $12,000 annually. 100 Women Who Care Norfolk’s donation of $17,300 will be spent on new musical instruments which will replace … Continue reading "100 Women Who Care Bring $17,300 Worth of Music to Norfolk’s Ears"
At the May 2023 meeting, 100 Women Who Care Norfolk heard from 3 deserving charities, with the successful recipient being Who Did It Club (presented by Cathy Rusling). The other charities who presented at the meeting were the Alzheimer’s Society (Diane Holmes) and Lynnwood Arts Centre (Kim Shippey). Who Did It Club is an unassuming … Continue reading "$17,300 Donated to Who Did It Club"
Another productive meeting! We are so grateful to all our dedicated members who continue to support Norfolk Charities. We are proud to announce that we added 4 new members this evening! WELCOME! The successful recipient of $16,900 is St. Vincent de Paul presented by Linda Boll. The other charities who were selected to present were Waterford Skatepark (Jill Chuli) and Lynnwood … Continue reading "The February 2023 Meeting Raised $16,900 for St. Vincent de Paul"
Just under 50 members attended the November 9th 2022 meeting at the Army, Navy, Airforce Building in Simcoe. The successful recipient was Friends of the Library Norfolk presented by Nancy Sherwin. The $16,700 will be used to fund the Dolly Parton Imagination Library Program. There are currently 412 children registered, with 50 on the waiting … Continue reading "For the first time in 2 1/2 years, the November 2022 Meeting was “in-person”!"
What an accomplishment by 100 Women Who Care Norfolk! How did we do it? One hundred dollars ($100) four times per year x 165 members x 8 years. (Membership has fluctuated since 2014 but is currently 165 members). Who has benefited? 33 Norfolk Charities who service thousands of Norfolk residents. The most recent recipient … Continue reading "Over $500,000 Raised for Norfolk County Charities"