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Adsum for Women & Children

We need your help to ensure everyone has a safe and secure home for the holidays and throughout the year.


Your funds provide emergency shelter, short and long term housing, programs and support services to women, youth, trans and their children who are experiencing homelessness.

Help us bring Hope, Security, Self-Esteem and Choice.

We will celebrate Giving Tuesday on November 27 with these activities:

Help unlock hope. Donate by phone $10 or $20 by texting the word Adsum to 20222

  • 12:00 am - 11:59 pm - Use Donate Now button below to make a donation to Adsum for Women & Children so everyone has a safe and secure home. Donations can be made in honour of people in your life and we will send a card from you.
  • 7:30 am -9:00 am - Adsum Angels collecting road toll donations on Gottingen and North Streets.
  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm- Accepting Monetary donations and "New" unwrapped clothing, toys and personal care items for Christmas at Adsum House, 2421 Brunswick St. Halifax B3K 2Z4.
  • 10:00 - 2:00 - Raising the Roof 2018 Toques Sales at Scotia Square Community Booth near Food Court - Adsum Angels will be selling the annual toques and ball caps to raise funds for solutions to homelessness. Toques - $15 Ball Caps - $15 Socks - $10 or $20 for toque and socks
  • 2:45 - 4:00 - Adsum Angels giving warmth with hot chocolate, and treats for everyone to enjoy along with some Christmas music @ The Alders by Adsum 2380 Gottingen St. Thanks to McDonald's, Kempt Rd. for the hot chocolate and treats.

  • Social Media posts - Thanking all of our generous donors and volunteers who support us today and through the year;, @adsumforwomen, #NSGives
  • Public please tweet @adsumforwomen, #givingtuesdayca #NSGives and comment on our social media pages with these meaningful messages "This is what Home means to me.......................",  "I support a Women's Organization because..............., I volunteer because................., I believe everyone should have a safe and secure home"

For more information or to plan a Giving Tuesday event or donation drop off, Please contact Kathy at
902-422-3389 or

What are you doing for Giving Tuesday and local charities?

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