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Site: Oakville - Oakwood Public School

Service: Running & Reading Club

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-319-1885
Toll Free Phone 1-888-320-8844
Fax 905-273-6030
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Volunteer Coordinator Michelle Wray, Director of Community and Volunteer Relations
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) An organization whose purpose is to break the cycle of child poverty by providing ongoing educational support to Canada's at risk children throughout their school years, nurturing mind, body and social health so they are empowered to succeed and become role models for change
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Donations ; Foundation
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Running & Reading Club
  • weekly after-school program which runs for two hours per week for 32 weeks from October to June  
  • builds strength and endurance through running and fitness activities, provides individualized assistance in both reading and writing and a balanced energy-filled snack  
  • addresses the need for enhanced literacy and physical activity among economically challenged children 
  • program culminates in Start2Finish 5 Km Running & Reading Challenge and an awards ceremony recognizing each child's achievement at the end of the school year
  • Office Mon-Fri 9:30 am-5 pm 
  • Oakwood Public School Club Thu 2:35 pm–4:35 pm
Areas Served Oakville
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) and up
Application Call the office for information
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
Oakwood Public School
357 Bartos Dr
Oakville, ON L6K 3E5
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Intersection Kerr St and Speers Rd
Mailing Address 4230 Sherwoodtowne Blvd, Unit 303 
Mississauga, ON L4Z 2G6
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance - Oakwood school ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Sports / Recreation ; Youth
HCSD Sub Heading Recreation for Children / Families ; Recreation for Youth ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Dropout Prevention ; Youth Enrichment Programs ~ At Risk Youth

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