NEWS AND STORIES

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The Great Canadian Giving Challenge: over $1,000 donated!

July 7, 2020
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We would like to thank you all one more time for participating in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge 2020.

Even though we didn’t win the grand prize of $20,000, your donations in June through the campaign reached a total of $1,250.40 to different projects and campaigns!

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Good Neighbours offers emotional support for kids

June 10, 2020
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Good Neighbors is providing phone counselling for children in South Korea and is distributing a kit to help with mental health.

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What do you know about food safety?

June 5, 2020
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Although we often take food safety for granted, this is also an issue in developed countries. People just normally do not think about it unless they get food poisoning.

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The Great Canadian Giving Challenge in June: we are in!

May 28, 2020
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All online donations in June via the Great Canadian Giving Challenge are automatically considered ballots for us to win a $20,000 prize from CanadaHelps! You could be helping us feed more people in London, Ontario, and also in Guatemala through our COVID-19 Food Relief efforts (minimum $3 donation required).

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Our donation of hand sanitizers and paper towels

May 27, 2020
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Three 20L pails of hand sanitizer and twelve units of paper towels (6-packs) were donated to Meals on Wheels London this Tuesday. We are truly glad to be helping seniors and people with disabilities during this difficult time.

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COVID-19: Updated outbreak response abroad

May 15, 2020
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Good Neighbors is distributing food, masks and hygiene products, and also implementing awareness campaigns in Bangladesh, Mongolia, Indonesia, Vietnam and Cambodia.

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COVID-19 Food Relief: joining forces to triple reach

May 7, 2020
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When we read the news about people queuing to stock up on food, we immediately thought about focusing our efforts on those who cannot feed themselves. This is the impact your donations have in the community.

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400 masks for the London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC)

April 29, 2020
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Today Good Neighbors Canada has donated 400 masks to LHSC and we hope that during these challenging times our donation will help.

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COVID-19: our global response and agreement with the UN

April 13, 2020
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At the end of March, Good Neighbors Myanmar signed a COVID-19 emergency response agreement with the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS).
Over $987,000 will be destined to support COVID-19 test kits to diagnose 15,000 people. Read more about our global response.

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