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Past Events



Thank you for saying Count Me In!

This year's Count Me In! March was one of the best! Great weather, great food, great entertainment, and an amazing crowd of people saying I Choose Dignity!



We're looking for your feedback! If you attended this year's event, please fill out this short survey.



A big thanks to all of this year's sponsors and supporters for making this event happen: Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region, Downtown Kitchener BIA, SorbaraLaw | Sorbara, Schumacher, McCann LLP, Faisal Susiwala - Remax, TriCities Realty Inc., Armitage Technology Group Inc., Wentworth Financial, R'chyees Frozen Yogurt, Flashpoint Photobooth,Community Living Toronto, Martin's Family Fruit Farm, The Berlin, Double Double Pizza & Chicken,Queen Street Commons Café, R'chyees Frozen Yogurt, Unity Baking, J&P Grocery, Busy Bees Parties, Flashpoint Photobooth, Jordan Comely, Ryan McTavish, KW Glee's Hit Parade, Sam Forbes, Gerima Harvey, Sarah Bacon and Jeff Heer.



 


I Choose Dignity t-shirts are still available!



Please purchase through the PayPal buttons below and pickup from Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region (91 Moore Ave., Kitchener). You may also purchase a t-shirt in person, with cash or cheque.

 

$20 - Adult t-shirts are available in unisex (round neck) and ladies (v-neck) sizings. Sizes range from SMALL to XXLARGE. Please select your sizing from the Paypal drop down and pickup at our office.

Sizes

$15 - Youth t-shirts are available in sizes SMALL to XLARGE. Please select your sizing from the Paypal drop down and pickup at our office.

Youth Sizes
 
 

Workshops and Training

I Choose Dignity in the Classroom
Grades 1-3

Over the five week worksop (one hour/sessions), four staff from Extend-A-Family Waterloo Region conduct the “I Choose Dignity” workshop in primary age classrooms. The program consists of five individual sessions covering topics related to inclusion, gifts/abilities and celebration. Each session is built upon lessons learned from previous weeks, and offered engaging activities to teach students about dignity.

 
Week 1: Dignity

Week 2: Gifts

Week 3: Don’t Dis my Ability!
 
Week 4: Celebrating Differences & Being an Ally

Week 5: We All Matter!

Click here for more workshop details

For more information about this wonderful and interactive workshop please contact Kim Sproul at 519-741-0190 x247 or ksproul@eafwr.on.ca

Contact Us

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    Email: info@ichoosedignity.com