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What is the Paper Bag Ball?

The Paper Bag Ball is an annual event hosted by Ballet Etc…in support of Community Care of St Catharines & Thorold. The event is an evening of fellowship, fun, food and of course dancing, in support of Community Care of St Catharines & Thorold.

5

Wonderful Years

185000

Raised for Community Care

3

Years of Dance off Champs

100

Of lives changed

More than a Food Bank

Community Care of St. Catharines & Thorold has been a fixture in the local community for over 100 years. Providing 21 different programs supporting the vision of a healthy, caring community where everyone lives with dignity and purpose.

Starting our as a food bank in 1919, Community Care has grown to provide services ranging from community gardens, housing security, medical programs and beyond!

Want to know more? Check out their website here.

  • 51% of all clients served at the ID clinic are children & youth
  • 1,850 households access food security each month
  • 4,000 pounds of food is distributed daily, 5 days a week
  • 3,498 individuals received shelter assistance
  • 19,500 phone calls were received Housing Help seeking access to shelter needs
  • 17,000 students are fed each school day through Niagara Nutrition Partners throughout the Niagara region

Latest news 

Keep up to date with our latest posts!

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12
Feb

Save the date!

Mark it in your calendars now, Nov 7th we are celebrating our fifth year. $185,000 raised to date. It will be another incredible night in support of Community Care! New and exciting things are happening!   Brought to you by Community Care of St. Catharines…

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02
Jan

Our final number is in!

And the total is $85 000. Thank you to our incredible community for donating, sponsoring, dancing and attending. It was a full house with much laughter, love  & the spirit of giving.

Check out this video to learn about what we're all about