Warm Hands Warm Hearts
We are collecting donations of new & gently used Mitts/gloves, toques, ear warmers, balaclavas, scarves, neckwarmers, socks, hand warmers, insulated boot inserts, back packs, $5 coffee cards from Tim Horton/ McDonald's, toiletries such as soap (no mouthwash, hairspray or hand sanitizer) and a MASK. Our goal is to fill over 700backpacks with a care package for each person inside. Let's make this dream a reality. If you would like to donate items you can drop them off at one of our donation centres or to participate in the VIRTUAL 5k run/walk click on the link below.
VIRTUAL RUN Saturday November 1st-13th, 2021
**NEW for 2021** STUFF A BACKPACK RUN**
This year we are asking you to sign up to join the run, virtually or in person. Stuff a backpack with a toque, mitts/gloves, socks, a scarf, a MASK and a $5 coffee card for Tim Horton's or McDonald's. Run or walk 5km and donate your stuffed backpack to one of our drop locations OR during 1 of these group runs.
Would you like a chance to run your virtual 5km around other people?
Founder & organizer, Jen Hamel will be leading a 5km group run(by rsvp only) at Hawerlak park Saturday November 6th & 13th @ 9am(additional times may be added if demand is high enough to adhere to health guidelines) for those who'd like to run their race with other people. We will adhere to current AHS guidelines and have a great time running together, at a distance. Donation boxes will be available at both group runs to collect your stuffed backpacks. Or drop off your donated bags at any of these locations listed below
** Starting October 1st
Edmonton Drop off donations at
WePhysio 11152-142st Edmonton
St. Albert Running Room 17 St Anne St, St. Albert
No More Excuses 8111 43 st Edmonton
Callingwood Running room 6655 178 st Edmonton
Active Physio works #206, 14127-23ave
Flow functional health care #101 6915-109st
Crossfit Sherwood park 250 Sioux rd Sherwood park
Sturgeon Valley Athletic Club 205A Carnegie Dr St. Albert