may court club partners 2017  

Over $36,000 was raised during the May Court Club of St. Catharines' 2016-2017 year. Every penny raised through fundraisers and donations is always redirected to organizations in the Niagara region serving women and children. In 2018, organizations applied for grants to help achieve specific goals or projects, and in April the membership selected twenty-three causes to receive grants this year, ranging from $500 to $5,500. The recipients are:

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Canadian Mental Health Association, Women & Wellness

Community Breakfast Program - St. Georges

Community Care - Savory Samples

Education Foundation of Niagara

Family & Children's Services Niagara - Niagara Foundation Bursary

Food4Kids

Gillian's Place

Kristen French Child Advocacy Centre

Linhaven

Mainstream

May Court Emergency Food Box Program

May Court/Community Care Toy Bureau

Niagara Children's Centre

Niagara Children's Centre

Niagara Health Foundation

Niagara Nutrional Partners

NIagara Region Sexual Assault Centre

Niagara Resource Service for Youth - The RAFT

Niagara Symphony Orchestra Summer Camp

Pathstone Mental Health


SOME PROJECTS MCCSCFUNDS HAVE SUPPORTED IN RECENT YEARS

In 2017 MCC was proud to be a bronze sponsor of Bethlehem Housing and Support Centre's new Naturalized Family Park

Following the arrival of Syrian refugees in 2016 MCCSC funded the purchase of bi-lingual and ESL books for children visiting the Settlement Centre in St. Catharines

In 2018 MCC again helped fund support the mental health walk-in counselling centre in St. Catharines