We Donate Left-Over Items to Charities All Over the GTA!
The Great Kids Stuff Sale Executive Committee, Volunteers and Vendors are thrilled to support our community. Any and all unsold items at the end of our sale are divided up and donated to various charities across the GTA based on their needs. Below are the charities the GKSS is proud to support.
If you are a charity that services families and are in need of these types of items, please contact our Charities’ Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org as she will be happy to discuss your needs and add you to our list.
Jane/Finch Community and Family Centre
A community based organization driven by passion, innovation and a strong commitment to social justice, community engagement and collaboration.
SPECIAL NOTE: Although used car seats cannot be sold at the Great Kids Stuff Sale, the Jane/Finch Community and Family Centre is happy to take them as a donation. Contact them at (416) 663-2733 ext 264.
New Circles envisions a community where everyone has access to basic necessities. As a core service, New Circles provides free new and gently used clothing, shoes and accessories.
Rosalie Hall serves young parents, their babies/children and families with compassion and non-judgment. We work to provide a range of service including education, counselling and therapy, residential services and an on-site Child Development Centre that will help young moms and dads to be strong parents, optimize their potential and meet the needs of their families now and in the future. Our website is found at www.rosaliehall.com
St. Ninian's Food Bank
One of the Daily Bread Food Banks that provide food to more than 170 community-based agencies. These agencies run almost 200 food relief programs including a network of neighbourhood food banks and meal programs.
The Teresa Group
For the past 27 years The Teresa Group has been meeting the needs of children/youth affected by HIV and AIDS and their families. Through a broad range of programs and services The Teresa Group currently provides assistance to over 1,000 clients, including approximately 600 children. Visit www.teresagroup.ca for further details.
New Mom Project
The New Mom Project was started to provide marginalized families with some basic baby necessities to get them off to a great and loving start. We collect donations of gently used or new items and distribute them to families in need. Since 2014 we helped approximately 1000 families.
Clothesline raises funds that directly support the Canadian Diabetes Association and world leading diabetes research, education and advocacy.
Children’s Aid Society of Toronto
A not-for-profit agency funded by the Province of Ontario and legally mandated to keep children and youth safe, strengthen families and provide alternate care for children and youth who are unable to remain in their home. Families and children we work with come from a wide range of diverse backgrounds (racial, ethnic and cultural). It is our aim to provide service meeting the needs of these children and families.
Jewish Family and Child Services
Jewish Family & Child supports the healthy development of individuals, children, families, and communities through prevention, protection, counselling, education and advocacy services, within the context of Jewish values. The JF&CS-operated Just A Second Shop offers new and gently used clothing and small household items at very reasonable prices. Proceeds from the shop support the many ways JF&CS serves the community, with a special focus on sending children to Jewish day and overnight camps.
Macaulay Child Development Center
Macaulay Child Development Centre is a dynamic charitable organization committed to helping all children reach their full potential and thrive. Knowing that the best way to help a child succeed is to also support the child’s family and community, we offer programs and services for children and those closest to them.
The Baby Tuck Shop provides free essential maternity and baby items to families receiving obstetric care at St Michael’s Hospital.
YWCA Toronto is a strong advocate for women and girls, providing transformative services in the areas of employment support and training, housing options and shelters, leadership development programs for girls and key supports for women and children who have experienced violence.
Individual Families in Need
We often have people approach us to collect for families in need. We are always happy to help those who need help.