For Good. For Ever.
PORCH gathering on 10-13-21
Going to be a beautiful fall gathering with our senior friends with apple cider, donuts and fall treats
If you know of a person who is lonely and can use a friendly face, please tell them about PORCH
What better way to celebrate then to make it a fundraiser for our community.
This Fundraiser will support the Canton Cares Fund at Canton Community Foundation, which supports Canton community by providing financial assistance for disaster relief, therapeutic recreation, youth and senior programs.
Scan the bar code to purchase your tickets.
Tickets are $35 and include plentiful appetizers and a champagne toast. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
PORCH = PROVIDING OTHERS RENEWED CONFIDENCE AND HOPE
Canton Community Foundation successfully completed the 12th Annual Veterans Summit in Partnership with Legal Help for Veterans at Village Arts Factory.
This year's event was a question-and-answer session with local veterans experts. Topics included
It was a free event. Thank you to the board of Partnership for Arts and Humanities and Canton Chamber of Commerce for the support and help. The event was livestreamed on Zoom and Facebook.
The beautiful setting of Cut Short Memorial made the event perfect.
PORCH Volunteers are gathering to enjoy an evening with their Senior Friends on 9-15-21.
P = Providing
O = Others
R = Renewed
C = Confidence
H = Hope
PORCH volunteers donate their time and spend it with people who are feeling lonely or are socially isolated.
Volunteering has many benefits, either on your own or a club or friends it benefits you too.
When you donate your time, skill, energy and enthusiaism, you benefit too!
Consider volunteering for PORCH, fill out application
Please apply online at the link below.
PORCH Volunteers are going to Canton Place to visit their Senior Friends and have an evening of conversation, meeting and chatting!
PORCH is a volunteer program offering it's services in Canton free of cost to the community.
PORCH recruits volunteers 18 years and older who are able to donate their time and connect with people who are socially isolated or feeling lonely.
Findings of a need assessment conducted in Canton identified social isolation and loneliness faced by seniors as number 1 issue in the community.
PORCH was created to combat the problem of social isolation and loneliness.
If you want to be part of this program please fill out an application. A background check and a volunteer training is required, both provided by organization.