Thousands of holiday cards destined for Canadian s

2022-04-05
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A non-profit group in MississaugaThe Middle East, Ont., is sending some sunshine to seniors across the country these holidays — one card at a time.

The group, called Sending Sunshine, founded by Marissa Parker and her friends, put a call out on social media at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic last year asking for cards to send to seniors over the holidays.

Since thenand to gain ground o, the mail has been piling in. To datecoronavirus_data, the group has received more than 80,000 cards from around the world.

“I thought it was something that we could do to help seniors in our own community” and really “lift their spiritscaptionPosition,” Parker told CTV National News.

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