Ten Simcoe County Schools Ace The Holiday Cheer Challenge

Raised toys, food and cash for local charities

The ‘elves’ at Minesing central PS issued the challenge and nine Simcoe County public and elementary schools accepted.

Together, they collected 27,554 items of food, clothing and toys during the 2018 Holiday Cheer Challenge.

[perfectpullquote align=”full” bordertop=”false” cite=”” link=”” color=”” class=”” size=””]The SCDSB is proud of the efforts and community spirit that SCDSB students and staff at schools, Learning Centres and administrative centres across Simcoe County have shown in raising funds and collecting items for those in need this holiday season.[/perfectpullquote]

It matters not which school won the challenge since the real ‘winners’ are the food banks, toy drives and charitable donations the items will be donated to.

This year’s participating schools:

  • Alcona Glen ES
  • Baxter Central PS
  • Ernest Cumberland ES
  • Forest Hill PS
  • Huron Park PS
  • Huronia Centennial ES
  • Minesing Central PS
  • Oakley Park PS
  • W.R. Best Memorial PS
  • Wyevale Central PS

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