In support of McMullen Manor residents after the devastating effects of a fire at the centre, as well as the effects of COVID-19 on the community, Canadian Colours Kingston Foundation organized a community blanket drive to support those experiencing homelesses and for those in need.
“Job loss, reduced hours, pay cuts, the physical and mental health challenges of this pandemic are contributing to an increase in those facing homelessness,” said Jimmy Hassan, Founder of Canadian Colours Kingston Foundation. “People are struggling and for those with nowhere to turn – the harsh winter months make being homeless that much harder. “
CCKF is proud to say that our inaugural blanket drive produced 100 new blankets during the 2021 campaign.
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