World, meet Lynsae — co-owner of Edmonton’s Nook Cafe’ who focuses on creating an inclusive, cozy and warm environment in the bustling city’s downtown core. We’ve had the privilege of partnering with Lynsae and the Nook for the past two years. We absolutely love all the initiatives Nook takes to support Edmonton’s vulnerable population. As […]Read more "Video: Nook Cafe’ warming hearts"
We are honoured to have once again worked with the amazing team of 102.3 Now! Radio and the Now! listeners (known as the #NowFamily) for the past five years! In fact, Now! Radio began working with us when all we had was a little cardboard box and a vision. We love them, their entire team […]Read more "Video: Collaborating with Now! Radio"
By Jasmine Topham, founder of #bundleupyeg That’s a wrap on #bundleupyeg 2017 folks! What an amazing whirlwind it has been as we experienced an unprecedented, record-breaking year! Before we get into the numbers, I just want to thank you all for your love, kindness and support of #bundleupyeg. You have undoubtedly given us the most […]Read more "#bundleupyeg 2017 comes to a close at 1,280 bags of clothing"
By Jasmine Topham, #bundleupyeg founder Holy smackers guys…we have been busy and loving every minute of it! Thanks to all of your incredible donations, we have collected 847 bags of warm winter clothing and delivered all of that to Edmonton homeless shelters in just 37 days. I can’t believe it! We have made 46 deliveries […]Read more "847 bags in 37 days"
Hi everyone, I can’t even believe I’m saying this, but we have officially broken our 2016 record! In just 19 days, our #bundleupyeg team has collected and delivered 541 bags of warm winter clothing to Edmonton homeless shelters. This is by far our busiest season yet. To put things in perspective, last year we collected […]Read more "541 bags in 19 days!"
Hi everyone, This year’s campaign is off to a roaring start thanks to your generous warm clothing donations! In the 13 days since we’ve launched #bundleupyeg on November 1, we have collected 339 bags of warm clothing donations and distributed that clothing to Bissell Centre, Boyle Street, Hope Mission and The Mustard Seed! You guys […]Read more "339 bags in 13 days!"
Hi everyone, As always, you have stepped up to the call to action for warm winter clothing! As temperatures have plumetted this week and snow has blanketed our city, there was a dire need for warm winter clothing to help keep the Edmonton homeless community safe and warm. You responded in droves to the call. […]Read more "Busy bees: 60 bags in 5 days"
By Jasmine Topham, #bundleupyeg founder Edmonton, we’re back for our fifth season and we couldn’t be happier! This year we will be operating from November 1 to December 18, 2017 to collect and deliver your warm clothing donations to Edmonton homeless shelters, free of charge. Clean out your closets and get your warm clothing donations […]Read more "#bundleupyeg is back for 2017!"