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Hoodies needed for guests staying at Metro Turning Point.

Apparel

  • 30 granted
  • 0 available
$15 CAD
Adopt a Holiday Meal
  • 37 granted
  • 69 remaining
Adopt a holiday meal. We serve a turkey dinner for all 106 people staying with us at Christmas. Please help us cover the cost.

Food
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$25 CAD
Gift Card
  • 137 granted
  • 183 remaining
It's always best to "give the gift of choice" to the people in our care because at the end of the day how do we really know what they NEED? We will use this money to purchase grocery & Visa gift cards for 300+ people this holiday season.

Gift of Choice
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$15 CAD
Underwear
  • 109 granted
  • 91 remaining
Men's & women's underwear are always needed.

Apparel
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$10 CAD
Bath Towels
  • 67 granted
  • 133 remaining
Quality cotton bath towels are needed for all six of our facilities.

Housewares
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$50 CAD
Fitted Sheet Set
  • 18 granted
  • 88 remaining
Fitted sheets are needed for all 106 beds in all six of our facilities.

Housewares
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$11 CAD
Socks
  • 96 granted
  • 104 remaining
Socks are always needed!

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$15 CAD
Hair Product
  • 24 granted
  • 82 remaining
Shampoo & conditioner are always needed, but so often we don't have products that suit everyone's needs. We will use this money to purchase hair products based on our current guest's needs.

Personal Care
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$1,260 CAD
Upright Freezer
  • 0 granted
  • 2 remaining
Two standing freezers are needed to help with food storage at Sir Sandford Fleming House.

Housewares
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$250 CAD
Generator Project
  • 1 granted
  • 79 remaining
5 x 6500-watt portable generators (plus install) are needed for our facilities. The cost for each project is roughly $4,000/per. Help us get there. If you're interested in purchasing as a group, you can select multiple quantities. Or please contact fundraising@shelternovascotia.com anytime.

Housewares
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$222 CAD
New Mattress
  • 5 granted
  • 15 remaining
Vinyl-covered foam mattresses are needed for Sir Sandford Fleming House.

Housewares
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$20 CAD
Hoodie
  • 30 granted
  • 0 remaining
Hoodies needed for guests staying at Metro Turning Point.

Apparel
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$200 CAD
Dining Room Table & Chairs
  • 0 granted
  • 9 remaining
A dining room table & 8 chairs are needed for Nehiley House. (This wish has been broken out into 9 - allowing for 9 people to contribute to the full cost of this item. 8 chairs + 1 table. If you prefer to cover the full cost please select a quantity of "9")

Housewares
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$380 CAD
Entertainment Centre/TV Stand
  • 0 granted
  • 1 remaining
Entertainment TV stand needed for the main living room at Sir Sandford Fleming House.

Housewares
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$30 CAD
Toolkit
  • 3 granted
  • 16 remaining
Toolkits have been requested by our tenants at The Rebuilding. A lot of the work we do with the individuals who live at The Rebuilding is helping them get their independence back. This will definitely help!

Housewares
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$15 CAD
Closet Storage Shelves
  • 12 granted
  • 0 remaining
Closet storage shelves are needed for our 12 tenants at Herring Cove Apartments.

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$100 CAD
Picnic Table
  • 5 granted
  • 1 remaining
A picnic table is needed for our guests at Barry House. Barry House has a fantastic backyard space with nothing to fill it. (This wish has been broken out into 6 - allowing for 6 people to contribute to the full cost of this item. Thank you.)

Outdoor
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$150 CAD
Deck Furniture
  • 0 granted
  • 5 remaining
Deck furniture is needed for our residents at Nehiley House. (This wish has been broken out into 5 - allowing for 5 people to contribute to the full cost of this item. If you prefer to cover the full cost please select a quantity of "5")

Outdoor
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$100 CAD
Laptop Computer
  • 7 granted
  • 0 remaining
A laptop computer is needed for the common area at Herring Cove Apartments. All 12 tenants would be able to access this computer throughout the day. (This wish has been broken out into 7 - allowing for 7 people to contribute to the full cost of this item.) Thank you.

Housewares
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$100 CAD
Winter Coat
  • 49 granted
  • 26 remaining
We need to stock up on winter jackets at our two emergency shelters. With reduced beds, if we have to turn someone away in the cold months we like to at least provide them with warm clothing. We also need coats for the guests staying with us.

Apparel
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$25 CAD
Art Supplies
  • 22 granted
  • 23 remaining
A variety of crafting & art supplies are needed for our guests. We're often asked for everything from adult colouring books and markers to craft kits and paint-by-number. We'll use this money to purchase a variety of supplies to keep at each facility.

Arts & Crafts
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$20 CAD
Day Planner / Agenda / Journal
  • 7 granted
  • 99 remaining
We would like to purchase "day planners/organizers," so we can hand them out to the individuals staying with us. Our guests, residents and tenants are all trying to transition from crisis back into the community. Assistance from a day planner will help them regain some control.

Arts & Crafts
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$15 CAD
Travel Mug
  • 19 granted
  • 0 remaining
Insulated travel mugs needed for our tenants at The Rebuilding.

Housewares
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$40 CAD
Digital Watch
  • 0 granted
  • 19 remaining
We want to purchase simple digital watches for our tenants at The Rebuilding. The residents at this facility don't have the luxury of smart phones and struggle to regain their independence. Something this simple could make the world of difference.

Apparel
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$35 CAD
Belt
  • 4 granted
  • 38 remaining
Belts are needed for guests at Metro Turning Point and tenants at Herring Cove Apartment. The stress of not having a permanent home often results in weight fluctuation.

Apparel
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$30 CAD
Sweater
  • 12 granted
  • 0 remaining
Cozy sweaters needed for tenants at Herring Cove Apartment.

Apparel
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$25 CAD
Cup of Comfort
  • 1 granted
  • 299 remaining
We are starting a "warm cup of comfort " program at all six facilities. It will include access to free hot drinks throughout the day along with all the fixings (milk, sugar etc.) Please help us fund this initiative.
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$30 CAD
Sweatpants
  • 40 granted
  • 2 remaining
Athletic sweatpants, with elastic waist, needed for Metro Turning Point and Herring Cove Apartment.

Apparel
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$24 CAD
Rain Poncho
  • 9 granted
  • 41 remaining
Rain ponchos are needed for the guests staying at our two emergency shelters, as well as folks who come to our shelters for assistance throughout the day.

Apparel
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$25 CAD
Christmas Pajamas
  • 27 granted
  • 79 remaining
We provide PJ's to all 106 individuals staying with us on Christmas Eve.

Apparel
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$15 CAD
Slippers
  • 13 granted
  • 12 remaining
Cozy slippers needed for our guests at Barry House and residents at Nehiley House.

Apparel
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$50 CAD
Long Underwear
  • 9 granted
  • 41 remaining
Long underwear is needed for layering under winter clothing. We can give these to our guests staying at both Barry House & Metro Turning Point.

Apparel
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$3 CAD
Deodorant
  • 71 granted
  • 129 remaining
Deodorant is always needed.

Personal Care
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$40 CAD
Makeup Kit
  • 5 granted
  • 3 remaining
The residents at Nehiley House have requested make-up kits. Self care is extremely important when trying to regain your independence and make that transition from crisis back into the community.

Personal Care
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$25 CAD
Warm Gloves
  • 45 granted
  • 30 remaining
Warm winter gloves are needed.

Apparel
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$50 CAD
Winter Boots
  • 27 granted
  • 48 remaining
We need to stock up on winter boots at our two emergency shelters. With reduced beds, if we have to turn someone away in the cold months we like to at least provide them with protection from the elements.

Apparel
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$50 CAD
iPad
  • 0 granted
  • 15 remaining
An iPad is very much needed for our volunteer program. We need an efficient way of tracking donations and having proper inventory control. (This wish has been broken into $50 donations to allow for many people to contribute. If you want to purchase the whole cost of the iPad please select "15.")

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Here's the campaign that needs your help

  • $27,754 raised
  • 246 contributors
  • 19 Days running
This holiday season, Shelter NS created a care & comfort "wish list" as a way of keeping everyone safe. Shop for them from the comfort of home. You purchase an item (or two or 10), they're notified and then use the money to make the purchase. Thank you!