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Empowering Local Senior Centres -Uride's Good Deeds Program - July

The Good Deeds Program is an embodiment of Uride's commitment to nurture the communities we are part of. This initiative is not just about offering rides; it's about creating tangible changes that positively impact local lives. Last month, we supported local Children's Soccer Organizations, contributing towards nurturing young talent. This July, we're turning our focus towards the senior community.


Ride for a Reason Initiative: Support for Our Seniors


On July 25, our Ride for a Reason initiative dedicates 10% of all Uride fares for a day to local senior centres across our cities. Our decision to spotlight senior centres this month reflects our dedication to making a difference across all age groups. We believe in honouring our seniors and acknowledging the rich lives they've led, the wisdom they carry, and the stories they share.


Making an Impact: Uride's Senior Centre Donations


That's why we are proud to announce that our donations this month will go to local senior activity centres, promoting their incredible work in providing a safe and enjoyable environment for our seniors. These organizations offer crucial services, including social activities, resources, meals, and educational programs, fostering a vibrant and supportive community for our seniors.


Meet the Local Organizations

Ontario:

Quinte Living Center

Quinte Living Center in Belleville: Committed to enhancing the quality of life for seniors with a wide range of programs.


Active Lifestyle Centre

Active Lifestyle Centre in Chatham-Kent: A vibrant community of active seniors, participating in a multitude of programs.


Alzheimer Society

Alzheimer Society in North Bay: Provides support, information, and education to people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers.


Activity Haven

Activity Haven in Peterborough: A social and recreational centre for seniors, offering activities that enrich lives.


Community Care for Seniors Association

Community Care for Seniors Association in Prince Edward County: Provides services that enable seniors to live in their own homes and communities for as long as possible.


Seniors Connect

Seniors Connect in Sault Ste. Marie: Recently, the Seniors Connect launched a heartfelt program connecting local SSO musicians with seniors in long-term care homes.


One Eleven Senior Citizen's Centre Inc.

One Eleven Senior Citizen's Centre Inc. in Sudbury: Ensures seniors lead a healthy, active, and socially engaged life.


Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre

Thunder Bay 55 Plus Centre in Thunder Bay: Provides a welcoming space for seniors to enjoy activities and meet new friends.


Alzheimer Society

Alzheimer Society in Thunder Bay: In the fundraiser golf event Cooch Cunny Classic, all the money raised is donated to Alzheimer society, that provides support, information, and education to people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers


Golden Manor Home for the Aged

Golden Manor Home for The Aged in Timmins: Offers long-term care services to seniors with a compassionate and professional approach.


British Columbia:

Centre for Seniors Information

CSI in Kamloops: Providing a variety of social and recreational activities for seniors in the Kamloops community.


Seniors Centre

Westside Seniors Activity Centre in Kelowna: Committed to enriching the lives of seniors through various interactive activities.


Kiwanis Village

Kiwanis Village in Nanaimo: Offering quality senior living with a compassionate approach, promoting dignity and independence.


The Centre

The Centre in Penticton: Actively promoting healthy aging through a wide range of programs and services.


Hart Pioneer Centre

Hart Pioneer Centre in Prince George: A dedicated hub for seniors, fostering camaraderie through numerous engaging activities.


Schubert Centre

Schubert Centre in Vernon: Envisioning a vibrant, supportive, and engaged community for seniors.


Alberta:

Senior's Golden Age Recreation Center

Golden Age Centre in Grande Prairie: A dynamic centre providing diverse programs to keep seniors active and involved.


Veiner Centre

Veiner Centre in Medicine Hat: A place for seniors to connect, engage, and stay active in the community.


Thank You

We want to extend a warm thank you to all riders who participate in this initiative on July 25th. Your choice to ride with Uride continues to directly contribute to making a different in your community. Your support has truly made a difference. Thank you!

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