Help fight homelessness by enjoying a pancake brunch

Help fight homelessness by enjoying a pancake brunch

Tickets on sale now for this important Port Cares fundraiser Port Colborne – Come out and enjoy a pancake brunch Tuesday Feb. 2 to help raise awareness and help fight homelessness in our community. Port Cares is hosting its fourth annual Port Cares Pancake Brunch Tuesday Feb. 2 at the Port Cares Reach Out Centre, […]

Purse-a-Palooza leads to donation to Port Cares

Purse-a-Palooza leads to donation to Port Cares

Joanne Kovach, owner of Classi Cuts in Port Colborne, looked no further than her own closet for her fundraising idea which brought in $1,706 which was donated to Port Cares Reach Out Food Centre Monday. Purse-a-Palooza happened when she looked in her closet and noted she had old purses that could be cleaned up and […]

SoupFest fundraiser this Thursday

SoupFest fundraiser this Thursday

Port Cares sixth annual SoupFest will see mouth-watering soups served up by a number of teams all while raising funds for a good cause. The event will see teams from Port Colborne High School and Lakeshore Catholic School, Niagara College and Port Cares, Niagara Regional Police and Port Colborne Fire and Emergency Services serve lunch […]

Federal leadership needed on poverty

Federal leadership needed on poverty

One in three who use food banks — such as the one at Port Cares Reach Out Food Centre — in Niagara are children, Niagara Poverty Reduction Network’s Lori Kleinsmith told Port Colborne council this past Monday night. Children, said Kleinsmith, also account for 13 per cent of the 67,525 shelter bed nights occupied in Niagara […]