Posts Tagged ‘fundraiser’

County EMS staff make donation of defibrillators after fundraising effort

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Some 11 local organizations are receiving Public Access Defibrillators (PAD) from the County of Lambton thanks to award-winning fundraising by a team of County EMS staff. The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 176 (Forest), Lambton Shared Services Centre, Grand Bend Harbour, Lorne C. Henderson Conservation Area, Petrolia Farmer’s Market, and Lambton Public Health were presented with a […]

‘Fiery Faces’ pumpkin fundraiser a big hit in Plympton-Wyoming Fairgrounds

Local media personality David Burrows participated in the "Fiery Faces" fundraiser by being dunked in pumpkin guts.

Hundreds of pumpkins got a little more interesting this past weekend with a fundraiser held at the Plympton-Wyoming Fairgrounds. The “Fiery Faces” fundraiser, which this year supported a snack attack program at schools in South Plympton and Wyoming, is a regular event leading up to Halloween. This year, about 70 people turned out for the Friday […]

Baby to Teen Bonanza Sale fundraiser set for October 25


Lambton County Christian Academy will be holding a Baby to Teen Bonanza Sale on Saturday, October 25. The fundraiser, to be held at the Salvation Army gymnasium at 970 Confederation Street, runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon and will include children’s clothing and footwear (sizes from infants to teens), dress up costumes, maternity wear, toys, strollers, play […]

S&R ‘crew’ supports fundraiser, embracing pirate theme

The S&R Crushers are Marci Palframan, Heather Cunningham, Randy Leighton and Sarah Eisenbraun.

By LISA BAILEY How can dressing like a pirate not be fun, especially while supporting mentorship of the community’s children and youth? The answer is “a no-brainer,” Steeves & Rozema executive assistant Marci Palframan says, which is why she participated in the Bowl for Kids Sake fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Sarnia-Lambton on March […]

Rotary Roses deadline is this Friday


Every year, the Rotary Club of Sarnia holds a “Rotary Roses” fundraiser to support local projects at Bluewater health, Pathways and other local charities. The deadline for purchasing a dozen red or coloured roses in support of the fundraiser is this Friday, March 14. Roses are $25 a dozen and come wrapped in gift boxes. […]

CANstruction fundraiser is right around the corner

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It’s getting close but the planning for the third annual CANstruction event at Lambton Mall (in support of the Inn of the Good Shepherd) is well underway, say organizers. Running from Saturday, March 1 (build day) through Monday, March 17, the event will feature the creations of some 16 teams representing design, architecture and engineering […]

Taking a Bite out of Hunger aims to raise funds for Inn of the Good Shepherd


“ TAKE A BITE OUT OF HUNGER” , the 2nd annual fundraiser for The Inn of the Good Shepherd, presented by Subway Restaurants of Sarnia Lambton, will take place on Thursday November 28th .   All nine Subway locations, from 11 am – 7pm, will be raising funds for the ongoing services and programs of The […]

Locally Lambton dinner a success as United Way campaign continues to press forward

By DAVE BROWN Executive Director United Way of Sarnia-Lambton What a great Locally Lambton Dinner! We owe a huge thank you to everybody who helped make the event so successful including sponsors Libro Financial Group, Lambton Federation of Agriculture, and Lambton College who really stepped up to the plate this year and not only looked […]

Sarnia Artists’ Workshop show and sale just around the corner, but at new location

karen schaw SAW

After half a century of working together and celebrating their various forms of art, the Sarnia Artists’ Workshop has earned the right to be somewhat flexible. This year that “flexibility” comes in the form of the venue for SAW’s annual “Art at the Lake” show and sale, which won’t, in fact, be very close in […]

Fiery Faces to be lit in support of Literacy in Lambton


Every year Cheryl Veary plans the annual Fiery Faces pumpkin lighting in support of local charities. The annual event, now in its 7th year, has been held at the home of Cheryl Veary but this year the event is moving to the Bluewater Fun Park at the old Overtime Bar & Grill, the same location […]