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2018 Christmas Bulletin

2018 Christmas Bulletin Read the inspiring success story of Matt Dikih.

2017 Christmas Bulletin

2017 Winter Bulletin Read about Jeff Clarke, whose story of quiet success has touched many hearts.  You may even know him.  

McDonald’s Donates $25,000 to Huron House

McHappy Day brought together hundreds of volunteers from dozens of businesses, charities and associations on Wednesday, May 3rd.  On that day $1 from each Happy Meal, Big Mac and McCafé beverage was earmarked for Huron House Boys’ Home, and generous patrons donated in exchange for McHappy Socks, pins, scarves, and old fashioned goodwill.  McDonald’s also raised… Read more »

Libro Community Builder Grant

Libro supports opportunities for adding value to the community with their Prosperity Fund. They value things like regional economic development, building financial knowledge and youth leadership. The Huron House Boys’ Home Christmas Tree Project has just the kind of potential they support, and we were delighted to learn they chose us as one of the 2016… Read more »

Duc d’Orleans Farewell to Summer Cruise

On a perfect end-of-summer evening, guests enjoyed a lovely cruise.  Boys’ Home supporters were all smiles as they enjoyed the weather, the scenery and the classic rock tunes of Dawg House.  Quiet moments, lively dancing, and lots of laughter were all to be found and enjoyed.  Proceeds benefit the youth of Huron House.  See more photos… Read more »

United Way Day of Caring

Twenty-five people from three organizations came together for a work party at Huron House.  The t-shirt and the smiles said it well:  “giving back, it works”.  Working together, sharing camaraderie and paint brushes, and breaking bread together was part of the experience.  Thanks to Libro Credit Union, CF Industries and Eneos Sytrolutions, and to all who came and cared…. Read more »

Check Us Out in First Monday

Boys’ Home run celebrates 30 years. The Father’s Day Run/Walk/Skate/Bike for Huron House Boys Home is celebrating its 30th birthday this year. “I think there is something about pulling the heartstrings with a Father’s Day Run for a Boys Home. It’s emotional. The community really supports Huron House Boys Home in a big way,” says Don… Read more »

Breakfast at the Farmers’ Market Successful Again

Great weather and generous patrons on Saturday, April 16, 2016, rewarded the hard work of staff and youth of Huron House Boys’ Home.  Once again their pancake and sausage breakfast at the Sarnia Farmers’ Market was well received.  More than 200 breakfasts were served and more than $1,000 was donated to the Boys’ Home. Many thanks to… Read more »

Boys’ Home boys reveal inner life with art

Tara Jeffrey  http://thesarniajournal.ca/boys-home-boys-reveal-inner-life-in-art/ Young men at the Huron House Boys’ Home are showing off their artistic flare thanks to a new project brought forward by a Lambton College student. Katie Horvath, who has been placed at the Bright’s Grove facility as part of the social service worker program, wanted to experiment with art – as… Read more »

Children and Youth Mental Health needs provincial support

Observer readers, Wednesday, March 2, 2016 In concurrence with Det.-Const. Mike Hart’s comments featured in the Feb. 25Sarnia Observer, more Children’s Mental Health Resources are needed for children and youth in this community. One in five children and youth across Ontario experience mental health issues. It has been more than a decade since Ontario has provided… Read more »