Posts Tagged ‘fundraiser’

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

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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

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“ 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

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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

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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 […]

Gearing up for Locally Lambton Dinner as United Way Campaign continues to gather steam

We are gearing up for our biggest event of the year. The Locally Lambton Dinner will take place on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the Lambton Inn at Lambton College. For the past five years, we have had one of the best buffet dinners in the city made up of locally raised, produced, or grown food, all […]

Fundraiser for Joanne Klauke-LaBelle has limited tickets available

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Friends of Joanne Klauke-LaBelle, the founder of Harmony For Youth who retired largely as a result of medical challenges, are holding a “Silent Auction” night to help her with medical treatment costs. The event, part of a “For the Love of Joanne” initiative, is scheduled for Thursday, May 23 at Stoke’s Bay Sarnia from 6:30 […]

Steps for Life walk to support injury prevention awareness set for May 4

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Organizers of the Steps for Life 5K walk, scheduled for May 4 at Dow People Place/Centennial Park, hope the annual fundraising event will continue raising awareness about injury prevention and to help families who have been affected by workplace tragedy. Team registration for the walk is available online at www.stepsforlife.ca. Early bird  The fee for […]