The

Waterloo/Kitchener

Shoebox Project

l'Opération boîte à chaussures de la

Waterloo/Kitchener

Seeking local coordinator!

This chapter is seeking a local coordinator! Click here to learn more about the role and apply.

Thank You for Your Support!

Thank you to everyone who supported our Virtual Shoebox Drive in 2020! We are so grateful that we were able to provide gifts to local women impacted by homelessness during this particularly difficult time.

The drive is now over until next holiday season, but you can support our efforts all year long!

Here's how you can help in the off-season:

Cette saison des fêtes, créez une Boîte à chaussures virtuelle​

Cette année, nous nous sommes tous sentis isolés, et en particulier les femmes dans les refuges. Remplir une Boîte à chaussures peut sembler différent cette année, mais son impact est le même.

Créez une Boîte à chaussures virtuelle et en quelques minutes, vous rappellerez à une femme touchée par l’itinérance qu’elle est appréciée et que quelqu’un se sent concerné par son bien-être.

Previous Updates

Homelessness in

Waterloo/Kitchener

72%

It was estimated that 72% of housing stability clients in Waterloo have mental health issues.

2,719

In 2014, there were 2,719 Waterloo households on the affordable housing wait list.

33%

33% of people who are unstably housed cannot get enough to eat and the food they do get may be of poor quality and not provide a healthy, balanced diet.

Our Shoeboxes Go to Women At the Following Agencies...

Les refuges ou nous livrons vos dons

Cambridge Shelter Corporation

Healing of the 7 generations

Marillac Palace

​YWCA Kitchener-Waterloo

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