SWT has chosen 3 charities in Swift Current to shine a light on and with your votes, one of them will receive $5000 to go towards their organization.
You can VOTE for your favourite charity before end of December on SC Online link.
One of the charities is Southwest Homes they are located at 2150 Walker St (Walker Place) in Swift Current.
Southwest Homes empowers individuals with an intellectual disability to achieve their goals and be valued members of the community.
Our Vision: A community where all people are accepted and treated equally!
They are funded through the Ministry of Social Services, Provincial Government
Their have staff of about 100 employees provides supports to over 55 individuals from 7 years old to 64 years old.
They are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors who are responsible for making the policies of the organization.
Their programs are located throughout the City of Swift Current. Our administration offices are housed in the basement of our largest group home.
Their Community Connections Day Program operates a contract recycling program. They will come and pick up your sorted recycling twice a month for a small fee. We can also provide your business with a box of snacks that your customers or staff can purchase!
Dave & Genna from SWT stopped by along with Ken Audette from The Eagle
VOTE for Southwest Homes to receive the donation of $5000 from SWT, deadline is Dec 31st, 2016.