Helping children and youth reach their full potential through programs that support their intellectual, emotional and physical well-being.

Latest News


SOAR Leaps to New Heights

June 20, 2017
June 2nd and 3rd, twenty teams of two competed in the fourteenth annual Southern Ontario Amazing Race. The event, a 3rd party fundraiser organized primarily by a team of volunteers, raises funds to help lessen the impact of poverty on local children and empower them for a brighter future. Teams raised money, prior to the race to earn benefits that... → read more

Impact Report

You impacted 20,197 children in 2016 - Thank you!

June 2, 2017
The unprecedented demand 2016 brought to our Free to Play and Adopt-A-Family programs made for a challenging year. Although we could not reach everyone, we were able to help more children than ever before. Thanks to you, $1.94 millon was invested in bettering the lives of local children. As we reflect on 2016 and prepare for 2017, we see the... → read more

Got Duck?

Got Duck?

May 17, 2017
On July 1st, for the past 27 years, the Rotary Club of Guelph-Wellington ducks have floated down the mighty Speed River; a highlight of Canada Day that celebrates our great country and raises money for local charities. The 2016 Rotary Day Celebrations saw over 5,000 people attend the Canada Day event and enjoy dozens of family friendly activities. Equally important,... → read more

Check out how we're continuing to
build brighter futures
Adopt A Family Matches donors with families in need in order to lift spirits and make Christmas shine a little brighterFree to Play gives children a chance to participate in recreational activities they couldn't otherwise affordFood and Friends HeadingScholarships help youth take their next step in their educational journeyTotal children helped by communityChildrens Foundation Stats April 2017