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We desperately need your help!

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Picture taken Aug 14, 2023




Kindergarten Playground

is about to be

has been

We knew it was coming and had begun planning. We have selected the new play structure, but ran out of time. Unfortunately, the structure was deemed unfit as of Aug 2023.

We must raise


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Will pay for

the new boundary frame

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School Community

Must come up with the funds to purchase the next equipment.

It will NOT be purchased by TVDSB

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The new playground equipment has been selected. We are now at the stage of raising funds to purchase it.

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We are seeking $70,000 in donations as we now have NO TIME and our Kindergarten students have

NO outdoor play structure.




  • Tax receipts will be issued for donations of $20 and greater
  • ALL donors will be listed in the opening ceremony brochure, featured in the school newsletter, and shared within the community
  • ALL donors to be recognized permanently on or near the playground, and on our donors page below. Stay tuned for more information.
  • Page of Resources below with PDF documents for approaching community or business to help
  • please send an email to and we will pick up your generous donation (via cheque)



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  • Although we are working diligently at raising money, in the meantime the Kindergarten students need outdoor play toys.
  • please send an email to and we will pick up your generous donation




  • If you can spare time to help us raise funds please contact us. All help is GREATLY appreciated!
  • please send an email to




Updated: May 14, 2024

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Donations are accepted by cheque only at this time.

We will gladly pick up cheques, please email to make arrangements.

Please make cheques payable to:

John Dearness Public School

memo line: " Playground "

Cheques can be hand delivered or mailed to:

John Dearness Public School

555 Sanatorium Road

London, Ontario, Canada, N6H 3W6

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Thank You!

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Daphne & Eric Chapman - Silver

Douglas & Tori Wallace - Park Friend

London Police Association - Park Builder

John Dearness Public School Foundation - Silver

Sarah Kirshin-Neilans, Mark Neilans, Justine, and Ryan - Park Builder

The Ford Family - Silver

The Toms Family - Park Supporter

Anonymous - Park Community

Lauren & Alex Coates - Park Friend

Paul & Helen Pasko - Park Builder

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The Cheema Family - Park Supporter

Wallace Smith Law Firm - Platinum

The Zhang Family - Park Friend

Anonymous - Platinum

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The McGill Family - Park Supporter

Paula Hodgson Realty - Park Supporter

Anonymous - Park Friend

Jana Verbakel Leach - Park Supporter

Anonymous - Park Community

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The Gibbons Family - Gold

Mary Ann & Fred Varkaris - Park Community

Bonnie & Bill Neaves - Park Community

Beverly Peacock & Dave Thaler - Park Community

Jean & Dennis Benest - Park Community

Anonymous - Silver

The Bunce Family - Park Builder

Cassie & Dave Williamson - Park Community

Rainforest Sprinklers & Lighting - Park Builder

Canada Life - Bronze

Jennifer & Alvin Jesso - Park Community

John & Maureen Dragasevich - Park Supporter

The Sheare & McLister Family - Park Supporter

The Sinclair Family - Silver

The Morrison Family - Park Builder

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The Mitchell Family - Park Friend

The Breadner Family, in honour of Mrs. Torres & Ms Rotsma - Park Community

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Heather & Greg Vitali - Park Friend

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The Sowerby Family - Gold

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Mrs. Clare Russell - Park Community

Susan & Brent Sterner - Silver

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On behalf of Lila Wighton’s birthday Party - Park Supporter

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West 5 Optometry - Park Builder

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Anonymous - Park Supporter

The Bocking Family - Park Builder

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The Carter Family - Park Supporter

The Gullo Family - Park Friend

On behalf of Madelyn Bunce’s birthday Party - Park Community

Raised by Amelia M., Callie D., Elyse D., Allie A., Justine N., Ryan N., Payton H., Kingston H.,

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Rick & Mary Anne Gillespie - Park Community

Zoe & Piper Rose Fundraiser - Bronze

Family Skate Night Fundraiser - Park Community

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David & Jennifer Hocking - Park Community

Keith & Jennifer Vincent - Park Community

Justin Petrillo, Fiona Lovegrove & Sebastian Petrillo - Park Supporter

Canada Life in regonition of Jana Murphy’s volunteerism in the community - Bronze

Miggsie Fund - Lawson Foundation - Platinum

Westminster College Foundation - Platinum

London Community Foundation - Silver

Pete & Judy Smith - Park Supporter

Christine, Brent, Connor & Lily Link (Lily’s 6th Birthday Party) - Park Friend

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Bracelets made and sold by Callie D., Justine N., Ryan N., Gwen M., Daniella L. - Park Community

Gordon Hickey - Park Community

Adam & Janice Hall - Park Supporter

The Kuprowski Family - Gold

The Taylor Family - Bronze

Bonnie & Bill Sterling - Park Supporter

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Updated: May 14 2024

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Please feel free to download either PDF to reach out to businesses or community members to request donations.

Please email us prior to reaching out to businesses as we may have already contacted them, or they may have already donated!