About Grandview Children’s Foundation

Established in 1995, Grandview Children’s Foundation is dedicated raise funds for children and youth with physical, communication and developmental needs throughout Durham Region.


Through the generosity of our donors, Grandview Children’s Foundation helps kids achieve their personal best. Often it’s through the gifts of our community that Grandview Kids take their first steps, say their first words, achieve firsts of many kinds.


In addition to working to support the programs and services through our annual giving program, Grandview Children’s Foundation has recently launched a $20 million Believe capital campaign in support of a new Grandview Children’s Centre headquarters.


Provide the resources to empower

all children and youth with

physical, communication and

developmental needs.

Mission Statement

Build a sustainable fundraising program

and community of donors to ensure we

provide Grandview Kids with the necessary

resources for today and tomorrow.

Our Staff

Brigitte Tschinkel, CFRE

Executive Director

905-728-1673 ext. 2312


Allison Baggio

Fundraising & Donor Communications Coordinator


905-728-1673 ext. 2338


Brandy Reid

Community Engagement & Fundraising Officer

905-728-1673 ext. 2277


Bobbi Penney, bCRE

Data and Donor Care Coordinator

905-728-1673 ext. 2288


Andrea Belanger

Family Engagement Coordinator

905-728-1673 ext. 2281


Sarah Skrabek


905-728-1673 ext.: 2338