Thank you to all the folks who have donated funds or items to the OSYS this year! We have struggled to provide services to our youth with the many restrictions and fears in 2020/2021. your help is necessary and very much appreciated as we have been open throughout the year supporting the marginalized community of youth in Edmonton.
FUNDRAISING UPDATE: January 2021
Thank you to everyone who has bought our coupon package in the past. currently we are continuing the door to door campaign with the coupon book and chocolates, and would love to hear any feedback. our canvassers use all appropriate equipment and guidelines for your safety and theirs. if you choose not to purchase the coupon book, you are welcome to consider donating directly on the website (go to donate tab and then donate funds)or by mail. this campaign allows our agency to run programming and pay for staffing. Our mailing address is:
P.O. Box 4175 Edmonton, AB T6E 4T2
The Old Strathcona Youth Society has partnered with some YEG Small Business community members for the #HereForGood tshirt campaign! Proceeds from tshirt sales go directly to helping the Old Strathcona Youth Society and other YEG Small Businesses that have signed up for the campaign! You can find our tshirt here, and more information on the campaign here. #YEGSmallBusiness
Ongoing Fundraising Campaigns
Door-to-Door Coupon book sales
The Old Strathcona Youth Society has a marketing company doing door-to-door coupon book sales in the Edmonton, St. Albert, Sherwood Park, Spruce Grove, Leduc, Fort Saskatchewan and Stony Plain area. These are a fundraiser for the OSYS, and all funds raised from the purchases go towards staffing, recreation, and daily operating costs of the OSYS. PLEASE BE KIND TO OUR DOOR TO DOOR SALES PEOPLE, IF YOU HAVE ANY CONCERNS ABOUT THE CAMPAIGN CONTACT THE OSYS OR YOUR LOCAL POLICE SERVICE AFTER HOURS. Thank you so much for your support!
All of our door to door sellers have identification, a resource binder, and cookie products in a large bag with them. Feel free to ask for I.D. if someone comes to your door :)
If you are unsure of donating at the door, please call the OSYS to get more information or you can donate directly here on the website :) Just head over to the donate funds page and fill out the form! A receipt will be generated once funds are received. It will say OSYS EDMONTON on your credit card statement :)
Our 12th Annual Winter Wine Festival was amazing! So many great silent auction items, food, and wines to taste! Mark your calendars for our 13th Annual Winter Wine Festival on Friday November 16th, 2018. See you there!!