You’re off work – it’s still early in the season so not many people are shopping yet — It’s a little chilly outside, so it’s a perfect day to shop for your senior!!! We still have plenty of lists ready for elves – contact us to get yours soon!  … Read More


I have always loved when parents involve their children in giving/charity work.  Even if it is simply the child writing a letter/card or tagging along with an explanation of what mom/dad is shopping for and why.   Sometimes, parents will take an extra senior for their child to choose the gift as well. Andrea’s 9… Read More


I spoke to my newest residence today (I am doing THREE homes this year!).  It is so nice to talk to the coordinators.  This gentleman, Wayne, asked if I knew Darren.  Darren was the man who started this whole thing. (He moved to Ottawa on assignment (Armed Forces) and during Christmas he felt extra lonely.… Read More


We had our kick off meeting last night! What a FABulous group I work with 🙂  If you guys only knew! Our annual Elf letter and our website will be launched on November 1st, 2015.  Look out for it! Get your elf hat ready!… Read More


My first home has 75 seniors.  Not even halfway through October and I only need 10 more volunteer elves to finish this home! WOW! Thank you for participating – you are the best elves ever!… Read More


My last post thanks Shauna for sending an email to family and friends.  Shauna’s email inspired Laura to purchase gifts for two seniors AND also send an email to her friends and from that second email, Laura’s co-worker, Colleen, has also requested two seniors. Four more seniors will receive a special gift this holiday thanks… Read More


The best way to get customers for any organization/company is referral.  Please share and tell your friends, family and coworkers about this amazing event.  A HUGE thank you to Shauna who has already recruited two new elves from forwarding my annual email and adding a personal note to it.  It’s that easy! Good evening, Below… Read More


We often get notes from our Resident Coordinators of thanks for all we do.  We feel it should be Thank you for all YOU do – without you elves, we couldn’t do it!  Thank you.  You have made many people happy this holiday season! Good morning, This is a bit late in coming but I… Read More


Trying to squeeeeeeeze in the elevator with all 20 gifts!! Big Thank you to The HR department at Canada Post for gathering together for this worthy cause! And of course thank you to Maria for organizing everyone!!!… Read More