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The Press Room

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We look forward to working with reporters, journalists, bloggers, and all correspondents to share exciting and exclusive stories. If you’re a member of the media, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at:

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Media Kit


Executive Team


Sending Sunshine in the Press

Newspaper Article

Sending Sunshine receives June Callwood Outstanding Achievement Award

September 28, 2022

Blog Post

Sending Sunshine with handwritten


March 28, 2022

Television Interview

How writing a letter can help a senior

December 23, 2021

Blog Post

Sending sunshine to seniors

December 8, 2021

Radio Interview

105.9 The Region

York Region's Radio Station

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December 2, 2021

Newspaper Article

Staying connected: Carleton community supports elderly LTC residents

January 2021

Newspaper Article

Sending sunshine to seniors, one card at a time

Aug 5, 2022

Video Story

Letters for Seniors

January 28, 2022

Television Story

Thousands of holiday cards destined for Canadian seniors this Christmas

December 13, 2021

Television Interview

Community comes through on handwritten cards for seniors

December 2, 2021

Blog Post


Friends from Mississauga have been sending letters to seniors across Canada

December 1, 2021

Newspaper Article

Cornwall seniors receive sunshine

May 26, 2022

Blog Post

4 Ways We're Spreading Kindness this Winter

January 20, 2022

Radio Interview

Sending Sunshine One Card at a Time

December 10, 2021

Radio Interview

Mississauga Friends Deliver handwritten letters to thousands of seniors

December 2, 2021

Newsletter Feature

Port Credit BIA Holiday News:

Sending Sunshine

November 25, 2021

Sending Sunshine Press Releases


Sending Sunshine Announces Launch of Registered Charity Status to Fight Loneliness among Seniors

International Federation on Ageing says, "the number one emerging issue facing seniors in Canada is keeping older people socially connected and active". Social isolation and loneliness is related to a reduced quality of life for seniors.

March 13, 2023


Sending Sunshine was among the groups awarded with a June Callwood Outstanding Achievement Award for Voluntarism. The annual Award ceremony recognizes outstanding achievements for voluntarism while making valuable contributions to communities.

Oct 4, 2022


Sending Sunshine celebrated its 2nd Anniversary with TRIPLE growth over the preceding year. The volunteer-run corporation reached a milestone with the delivery of over 100,000 cards/letters to seniors in over 570 care facilities across Canada.

Aug 9, 2022

Sending Sunshine Newsletters



Happy National Volunteer




#GivingTuesday and GTA Card Drop-Off!



You can be a hero!

Senior citizen reading a letter sent to her


GivingTuesday and GTA Card Drop-Off



BIG Announcement!



Exciting Updates from Sending Sunshine!

Picture of some volunteers


We Love Our Volunteers!

Group of seniors around a table reading cards sent to them


Fall Updates



Pen Pal Updates and More

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Let's Celebrate our Seniors!

Picture of packages of letters ready to be delivered


Happy New Year!

A cake with "1 year anniversary" written on it


Sending Sunshine is One Year Old!

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