Weekender Program Growth


  • March 2017:  Benson Public School in Cardinal is the last school we are welcoming for the 2016/17 school year. That brings the total number of students in the Weekender Program to162 students!
  •  February 2017: We welcomed Commonwealth (Brockville) and St. Mark’s (Prescott)
  • November 2016: We welcomed St. Joseph’s in Toledo.
  • September 2016:  We started the school year with 56 students at 4 area schools, adding Wellington Elementary (Prescott) to our 3 returning schools.
  • December 2015 – June 2016: We started the Weekender Program with 16 students at one school. We built up to 47 students over 3 area schools ( St. Francis Xavier, St. Mary & Prince of Wales, all in Brockville) by the end of the 2015/16 school year.
  • From December 2015 to June 30, 2017, SSVP will have packed 4,200 food packages for elementary school children in our area.
  • November 2017:  The Weekender program for kids is partnered with 13 elementary schools across Leeds and Grenville.