With your continued support and generosity we are able to continue our tradition of

'making good things happen in our community'


For our Programs & Services

Individual Donations:  Your generous donation will help to fund BVO's numerous programs for community members of all ages. You can designate a program which you want to support or let BVO decide where your donation will be put to best use.

Corporate or Group Sponsorships:  Would your company or organization like to help 'make good things happen in our community'? We have ideas on how you can help BVO.Become a champion of one of our programs or be a sponsor for one of our events

Carolyn, BVO Executive Director
519-599-2577 ext. 21


For our Emergency Needs

Spring Food Drive - help us fill our Food Bank!

We accept donations of non-perishable items for our Emergency Needs Food Bank throughout the year. Items frequently needed are peanut-free snack items for school lunches, 100% fruit juice boxes or cans, cereal, granola bars, crackers, canned fruit/vegetables/tuna/salmon, pasta, pasta sauce, condiments, pork & beans, soups to include chunky cup-a-soup or regular soup, jello, pancake/muffin mix, jam, peanut butter, etc.

Hold your own Food Drive! This is something any individual, community group or business can do any time of year -– there's always someone in our community that needs food. If you call ahead of time we can provide you with a list of most needed items. Items can be dropped off at BVO during business hours Monday-Thursday or can be left in donation bins outside.


For Emergency Needs and Treasure Shop

We are always looking for saleable, clean clothing in good condition – things that you would consider buying! Drop off at the Treasure Shop during our operating hours or put in donation bins outside.


For Christmas Hampers, Preschool and Treasure Shop

Bring joy to a child by donating new toys or gift cards to our Christmas Hamper program.
Donate gently used toys, games, puzzles and children's books to our Treasure Shop.
Call the BVO Preschool to see what items they need. 519-599-2190.


For Silent Auctions, Market Day and Treasure Shop

BVO is happy to accept the following clean, saleable items in good condition:

Clothing, shoes, boots, purses, etc.
Quality, working house wares, small appliances, kitchen gadgets
Gently read or new books
Gently used toys, puzzles, games
DVDs, music CDs