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Legacy's Fourth Annual Winter Charity Drive

posted Nov 25, 2019, 7:58 PM by Kendrick Wong   [ updated Nov 25, 2019, 7:59 PM ]

Once again, the LCRA is supporting a wonderful initiative, coordinated by one of our Legacy families, to arrange for critical donations just in time for the holiday season.  We are making it easy for you to look through your home, find items listed below, and drop them at a convenient location in Legacy for distribution to several local charities. 

Please see the important details below for everything you need to help us out. 

WHERE?  Drop Off Location:

 2 Juneberry Ave (near Legacy/Russell Jarvis)

WHEN?    Drop Off Times and Dates:
Wednesday November 27, 5:00-9:00 PM
Thursday November 28,  5:00-9:00 PM
Saturday November 30, 10:00 AM -2:00 PM
Sunday December 1, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

WHAT?    Critical Items Requested:
We won't turn down other important winter items, but these are the things our charities are desperately in need of:

Gently Used
Clothes and outerwear for all genders and ages, but most needed:
Men’s hoodies with zippers
Backpacks adult
Men’s waterproof winter boots
Men’s winter parkas with hoods
Men’s running shoes
Coffee mugs
Cereal bowls
Newly Purchased
Men’s boxers (not briefs)

WHO?    Recipient Charities:
MIOTC Out of the Cold Program in Cedar Grove
Scarborough Centre for Healthy communities
Blue Door Shelter in Newmarket

The LCRA is proud to be leading the way into the holiday and winter season with our winter charity drive.  At the dates/times/location above, our event coordinators will be collecting your gently used goods.  

For more information, please contact us at

More information about our charities can be found at and

The LCRA thanks all the participants, in advance, in yet another community event sponsored by the LCRA – ‘By the Community for the Community’. Participants are reminded and encouraged to join as members of the LCRA. If you would like to become a member of the LCRA, please go to Membership on our website at on how to join. For the small fee of $20 per household and a few minutes to fill out a membership form, you can make difference to your community.