Boxes of Hope aims to help homeless youth celebrate Christmas

While many kids look forward to running down the stairs on Dec. 25 to see what Santa left under the tree, Christmas morning is typically far from festive for Barrie’s homeless youth.’s Nikki Cole recently visited Youth Haven to discuss our annual Boxes of Hope Fundraiser with Executive Director, Lucy Gowers.

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“We live in a caring community, we live in a giving community and everything we are able to do is because of our community.” – Youth Haven Executive Director, Lucy Gowers

Read Nikki’s full article here.

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