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Welcome to the online home of the Tara "Boom" Houston Children's Foundation!

Taraboom, as we are affectionately now known, was established to help improve the lives for families whose children who have been diagnosed with life threatening illnesses.

Everyone needs hope, and helping families in our community is the hope of all of us at Taraboom.

With too many to mention, the "staff" at Taraboom exceeds our wildest expectations. Family, friends and volunteers are on duty as needed 24/7

Be sure to "find us on facebook" as we do our best to keep you up to date on news, events and more at Taraboom.

Did you receive our latest newsletter edition? Be sure to sign up to our mail list below here to be kept up to date!
If you are looking for something you just can't find here, please be sure to get to us by email and we will be sure to help.

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Let's Stay in Touch!
With the high costs of postage Taraboom is going electronic with our newsletter mailings. Please select the button on our page to join our mailing list and stay in touch with us!

March 2014 Newsletter (1MB .pdf)

Hartistree Photographics
Beautifully capturing our Fun & Flair!
Images are off line now but available by contacting us at
Miss your picture? Contact Us!

June Callwood

to all our guests, sponsors, donators and volunteers in helping to make our 2014 spring gala
Fun & Flair
such a memorable night!

click here to see our support

Gearing up for the 2014
Steven Stewart
Memorial Ball Tournament
June 20, 21, 22 weekend
Steven Stewart
all previous years teams are invited back first with new teams accepted on availability. Share your interest in playing in the great weekend tournament with us a.s.a.p. and we will stay in touch.
Contact: Steve Hamilton

golf Tournament

March 2014 marks our last postal mailing of our newsletter. Are you on our mailing list? Keep up to date with Taraboom news & events.join our mailing

To apply to Taraboom all the initial criteria must be met to be considered.

Visit our how to apply page for more info.

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tara wear

Wear your support! With our new logo that has been received with great review and popularity comes an endless array of items you can order to "wear your support."

  • t-shirts
  • golf shirts
  • sweats
  • jackets
    .....and more!

Contact Jackie to order and wear our heart on your sleeve.


Sponsorship is a great way to increase your corporate visibility. Whether sponsoring the foundation overall or as an event sponsor, our opportunities are rewarding!


Kelly Bender,
Corporate Connection



Taraboom... touching some pretty special lives, including your own!

Rewarding volunteer opportunities await you. Contact us today!


Paula Chatterson,
Volunteer Coordinator


Corporate Sponsors


P.O. Box 20171,
St. Thomas, ON N5P 4H4

ph: 519-631-5359


GOLF: Tee Off for Tara

GALA: Fun & Flair




June Callwood Award 2014

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Tara "Boom" Houston Children's Foundation

Registered Charity No. 89137-4001-RR0001


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