GALS THAT GIVE
Gals That Give is an inclusive gathering of local like-minded philanthropic gals who recognize the need for community support and share a passion for change. On a personal level, Schenley has been a member of GTG almost since the beginning and donates $100 four times per year to local charities that the Gals collectively vote on. With 120 members, that totals $48k annually to support the Simcoe County community. Nineteen Marketing is also a proud sponsor and supplier of the Gals That Give official merchandise.
Bridget’s Bunnies is a charity that supports families who have experienced pregnancy or infant loss. They fundraise to provide comfort kits to parents at Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie (as well as other hospitals) to support them during this difficult time. The charity’s main fundraising initiative, Bridget’s Run, is a community run/walk held in October each year. Nineteen Marketing is proud to be a sponsor and the Official Merchandise supplier since 2019 and Schenley proudly participates in the event with her family each year!
LIV MOHR PROJECT
The Liv Mohr Project is a mental health and wellness initiative in Barrie, Founded by Candice Thomas of Evergreen Massage and Wellness Studio. Named after her daughter, Olivia Mohr, the project raises funds awareness and funds to promote healthy living through meditation, yoga, massage, and reiki. In 2018 Nineteen Marketing partnered with Candice and Shiny Soul Creations to design and sell the official Liv Mohr gemstone bracelets. NM produced the custom laser-engraved beads with the Liv Mohr logo. The initiative raised over $1,500 for the Canadian Mental Health Association and the Barrie Family Health team.
SPECIAL OLYMPICS DRAFT AN ATHLETE
As a passionate and dedicated vendor of Special Olympics Ontario for many years, Nineteen Marketing was thrilled to be an Official Partner of the 219 Special Olympics Invitational Youth Games, which united together over 2,000 school-aged special needs athletes from across the globe. NM was the proud supplier of all apparel, promotional products, and medals and fundraised to donate over $700 toward the ‘Draft an Athlete’ initiative.
FINDING THEM HOMES
Finding Them Homes is a charitable operation that rescues dogs from the James Bay area of North Ontario and relocates them to loving, forever homes in the Barrie area. Since their humble beginnings in 2012, they have rescued and rehomed over 2,200 dogs! After learning about their organization through a Puppy Yoga event hosted by Namaste North, Schenley has been working closely with FTH, providing discounted merchandise for the organization to use as a key fundraising initiative.
ONE IN TWO
Nineteen Marketing is the proud printer partner of “One in 2” apparel. In any given year, 1 in 5 Canadians experience a mental illness or addiction problem. Now add a global pandemic - this is not just any given year. The “One in 2” apparel line aims to bring awareness to the reality that by the age of 40, 1 in 2 Canadians will have, or had a mental illness, and help end the stigma surrounding our mental health. Becca and Cassie of Rainwood Co. are aiming to bring everyone together while staying apart during these crazy times. A portion of the profits from all One in 2 apparel sales will be donated to local mental health organizations.
HAPPY PINEAPPLE / ORILLIA SOLDIERS DISTRICT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
In 2020/2021 Nineteen Marketing partnered with The Happy Pineapple Boutique to produce a limited edition t-shirt that would raise funds for the Orillia SDMH Pediatric Oncology Unit. Not only did NM offer the t-shirts at a discounted charitable rate, but we also donated $300 to support the fundraising initiative!