Jose is also a single parent who was struggling to make his rent payments, and faced imminent eviction. His CCAS caseworker stepped in to assist him with an emergency grant from the Fund, which met some of his critical needs, allowing him to make his rent payment on time.
Some highlights of our accomplishments this year:
More than 3,000 families and 139 youth and youth parents experienced a festive Christmas thanks to the generosity of our Christmas Program donors.
105 current and former Crown Wards took the next step in their academic future with help from Hope for Children Fund’s Scholarship Program.
180 families benefited from the experience of Summer camp through our Summer Camp program.
More than 100 families received support through Emergency Assistance Grants.