Deltassist is relying on the public’s generosity at Christmas

(Delta Optimist November 4, 2019)

Deltassist’s Christmas programs are gearing up and the local social services agency needs the public’s help once again.

Staff and volunteers are gratefully accepting donations of toys and food for the annual Toy Depot and Christmas food hampers….

Donations Needed for Deltassist Christmas Programs 2019

(North Delta Reporter October 28, 2019)

Registration opens Nov. 4 for Deltassist’s annual Christmas food hamper and toy depot

Deltassist is gearing up for its Christmas programs, and they need your help to make sure every family in Delta gets to enjoy the holiday with food on the table and gifts under the tree.

Deltassist continues to rely on the overwhelming support of the community to meet the increasing needs of low-income families, seniors and individuals in Delta, and staff and volunteers are gratefully accepting donations of toys and food for their annual toy depot and Christmas food hampers…

Deltassist offering Christmas assistance to low-income residents

(Delta Optimist November 3, 2019)

Registration for Deltassist’s Christmas programs begins Nov. 4. Applicants can register for a Christmas food hamper and attendance at the annual Toy Depot to select gifts for their children up to the age of 16.

To complete registration, Deltassist requires proof of residence in Delta, proof of income and care cards for children registered for the Toy Depot.

Paridon recognized for its role in annual Christmas hamper program

(Delta Optimist November 4, 2019)

Paridon Horticultural Ltd. has been presented with plaques for its ongoing support of the annual Christmas food hamper program run by Delta service clubs and Deltassist.

Paridon has been providing free cold storage for all the food donated for the Christmas hampers since 2001….

Delta charity needs baby supplies

(Delta Optimist October 30, 2019)

Deltassist’s Young Moms Group is in need of baby supplies immediately. Any donations for this program can be dropped off in either North Delta (9097 120 Street) or Ladner (#202 5000 Bridge Street)….

Delta residents asked to fill Stockings for Kids again

(Delta Optimist October 26, 2019)

Sponsored by the merchants of the Tsawwassen Town Centre Mall, Century Group and the Tsawwassen community, the Stocking for Kids holiday program – now in its 23rd season — makes an appeal to individuals and groups to sponsor a Christmas stocking, fill it with appropriate new gifts and return it to the mall for distribution by Deltassist Family and Community Services….

Delview Thanks for Giving event 2019

(North Delta Reporter October 21, 2019)

Students, staff and volunteers at Delview Secondary collected over 16,000 non-perishable food items to help feed hungry families in North Delta and Surrey during the school’s 27th annual Thanks 4 Giving food drive last week.

The one-night drive, started by teachers Ron McNeill, Barb Woodford and Sandy Ferguson in 1992 under the name “Ten-in-One” (10,000 items collected in one night)…