Category: Donations

Fundraiser Extraordinaire

The Rose Valley Kinette Club held a steak supper, cake walk, silent and live auction on March 1 to raise money for Telemiracle 39. Lars Halvorson attended the fundraiser, as did Telemiracle Teddy. Photo...

Funds change hands for community services

Kelvington organizations and businesses go all out to support their community financially. Here are just a few of the generous donations made recently for the improvement of local facilities. Kelvington Hospital staff donated $3215 toward the...

New equipment for Lintlaw Fire House

Lintlaw Fire House received new emergency equipment donated by Affinity Credit Union: an automated external defibrillator, first responder medical bag, and spine board. Fire department members in picture (left to right, back row) are Dillion...

Accent Credit Union to the rescue

At a special presentation on Oct. 5, Accent Credit Union’s chief executive officer Guy Martin handed over some essential new lifesaving equipment to Quill Lake fire Chief Jim Plaksy. Gathered at Accent Credit Union...

Hidden heroes in many places

It began with an Internet search for ideas for a Grade 5 class project. Kelvington’s Robert Melrose Elementary School (RMES) teacher Kelly Onyskiw came across Hidden Heroes resource material and thought it would be...

Lodge gifted with visual aid machine

Effie Colville (seated) receives instruction from Weneeda Park Lodge (WPL) recreation director Meagan Bilokraly (far right) on the use of an Optelec magnifier that displays objects larger on a screen, much like an overhead...

The Wadena Co-op donated the proceeds ($1775) of its beef-on-a-bun sale, held during the store’s April 9 patronage day, to the Wadena Composite School’s student representative council. The SRC plans to use the money to have motivational speakers come to the school. Left to right, Hanna Rumbold, Dustin Mikush, Kathryn Stephaniuk, Dylon Murias, Co-op general manager Ray Bourgeois, James Lorenzen, Shayna Campbell, and teacher Mrs. Fisher.

Beef on a Bun brings it

The Wadena Co-op donated the proceeds ($1775) of its beef-on-a-bun sale, held during the store’s April 9 patronage day, to the Wadena Composite School’s student representative council. The SRC plans to use the money...

Quilts donated to Ronald McDonald House

The Kelvington and Hendon quilt groups made eight full-sized quilts, one lap quilt, and two cushions this winter and donated them to Ronald McDonald House in Saskatoon for its new expansion. Brenda Wallster of...