We love our clients and like to promote the great work they do in our city. We became involved with Friends of The Spire in 2017 and are delighted to share with you the success the group has had in renovating and reinvigorating a welcoming (and affordable!) space for nonprofits and community groups in Kingston.
Where do nonprofit
organizations and community groups find affordable and safe space for assembly, celebration, reflection and social action? For some, that place is The
Spire. And Friends of The Spire – a dedicated small group of tireless
individuals – are committed to preserving this beautiful heritage building for
Kingstonians. You can help. First, a bit of background. Known for generations as the
Sydenham Street United Church, The Spire is located in the heart
of the Old Sydenham Heritage Conservation District and has been a gathering
place since long before Confederation. Originally serving as the city’s circus
site, the land was donated in 1851 by the city’s first mayor, John…
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