Port Cares honours and remembers the sacrifices made by our soldiers on behalf of every Canadian. We shall never forget.
Drop off food donations for Port Cares at City Hall in Port Colborne this month to support Mayor John Maloney in the “Stomp out Poverty” event. We thank Mayor Maloney for designating Port Cares as the recipient for our community in this challenge.
Partnering with the Grape Growers of Ontario, JCI St. Catharines and Skycomp Solutions, Niagara’s Mayors will be working together to raise awareness about poverty and support local food banks by collecting non-perishable food items between Sept. 1 and 18. On Saturday, Sept. 19 at 12 p.m. at Montebello Park in downtown St. Catharines, the Mayors will take to the grape barrels for the traditional stomping of the grapes. The volume of the stomped grape juice plus the total volume of donations will determine the winner of this year’s Mayor’s Grape Stomp.
Did you know that here at Port Cares we served over 18,700 meals at our Reach Out Food Centre in 2014?
Help us to continue to serve those in need in our community by joining us on April 9 th for a wonderful lunch served up by Teams from both Port Colborne High School and Lakeshore Catholic School, Niagara College and Port Cares, Niagara Regional Police Services and Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services.
Get your seats now for the Port Cares Fundraising Auction Dinner at the Italian Club.
Seats are $75.00 each and our theme this year is the Roaring Twenties – All proceeds from this event will be used to provide food, shelter and crisis support in your community. Call 905-834-3629 ext. 245 for more information.
Enjoy music, great food,door prizes and wonderful company on Thursday August 14th at the Guild Hall in down town Port Colborne. This is the 2nd year local business owner Cathy Boggio and friends will host this event in aid of the children and youth in our community.This Italian themed evening features mouthwatering food from Chef Claudia Spiteri , owner of Eataly Foods, Cafe & Deli on Clarence Street. Wine and beer will also be available. Dance the night away to Italian music by the Polka Dots and enjoy the evening’s festivities.
Tickets are $100.00 per person and can be purchased at Port Cares. Please call 905-834-3629 or email email@example.com for more information on this wonderful event.
PC Works provides a full suite of employment services of the highest quality to both job seekers and employers at Port Cares. To learn more please drop by our 92 Charlotte Street location or visit pcworksemployment.ca/Home.aspx.
On May 29th an “Ask the Expert” panel will discuss wills, estates and charitable giving at the Port Colborne Museum from 3 to 5 pm. This session is free and no registration is required. See the attached flyer for more information. Ask the Experts Port Colborne Poster 2014
Twenty Seventh Annual General Meeting
September 17 th, 2013
92 Charlotte Street, Port Colborne
6:00 p.m. Registration & Refreshments
6:30 p.m. Annual General Meeting
7:15 p.m. Guest Speaker, Elizabeth Zimmerman
7:45 p.m. Volunteer Appreciation
A membership table will be available at 6 pm prior to the AGM.
On August 20th,2013 the Smokin’ Buddha will be rocking to the music of Gary Smith from 7 pm to 10 pm. The food promises to be spectacular and Chef Jake Redmond will be creating a special menu for the evening. This event is hosted by Cathy Boggio of Boggio Group of Pharmacies and friends in support of the children and youth programs at the Reach Out Food Centre. Tickets are $100.00 each.. ROC the night
Join Wayne Stefinashen on August 24th for the Golf Tournament and Food Drive for the Reach out Food Centre. This event will be held at Emerald Pines at 10am with lots of wonderful prizes to be won. The fees are $55.00 /$45.00 and entrants are asked to bring non perishable food items with them. Proceeds from this event will go to the Reach Out Food Centre. Golf Tournament August 24th
The Port Cares Back to School Program helps local children in need with school supplies for the new year. The most-needed items for 2013 are backpacks, lunch bags, scientific calculators, and compass/protractor sets. Families who wish to apply for back-to-school assistance can do so by visiting us at our 92 Charlotte St. location or by calling 905-834-3629. Back to School 2013
If you are able to help a child by donating either school supplies or by making a cash donation this fall you can drop off your donation at 92 Charlotte St. We thank you for your support.
Lunch Bag Workshop for Adults – August 27th to September 24th at the Reach out Food Centre
Making nutritious lunches can be a challenge and the Reach Out Food Centre has a new workshop to inspire you with tips on making great lunches for yourself or your kids. Join us on Tuesdays from 4:30 to 5:30 pm from August 27th to September 24th. For more information call 905-835-1914 ROC the Lunchbag