Over the weekend, members of the Sarnia Police Service took part in the seventh Annual Cop for Cans event which involves collecting donated canned food goods for people in need at Christmas time.
When four Afton Park Place residents approached Pauline Charlton earlier this year, asking if they could help the dietary team in the kitchen, the food services manager was only too happy to accommodate their wishes.
When it comes to the idea of building community, it would be difficult to find a better example of a diverse gathering of individuals, united in a mission of service, than the Rotary Club of Sarnia.
Forget about expensive gadgets, fancy meals in high-priced restaurants, or even trips abroad.
Today marks World Habitat Day, a day designated by the United Nations to reflect “on the basic right of all to adequate shelter”.
–Sarnia-Lambton Rebound is celebrating 35 years of helping youth and the organization is acknowledging this important milestone with an anniversary celebration.
The United Way of Sarnia-Lambton eclipsed the first half-million-dollar mark this week and is has now reached 31% of its $1.9 Million need.
An ongoing speaker series sponsored by Enbridge continues this week with Jennifer Buchanan, a health entrepreneur, author and certified music therapist speaking at the Sunbridge Hotel on Venetian Boulevard.
Bluewater Health Foundation has announced the featured speaker for its annual Thursday, October 17 charity gala as Jessica Holmes, a comedian, author and mental health advocate perhaps best known for her role on CBC’s Royal Canadian Air Farce.
Organizers of the Dream Home lottery, a fundraising initiative that is approaching its quarter century anniversary, is dramatically expanding its reach with two homes and an expanded price board that will directly benefit both the Bluewater Health Foundation and the Charlotte Eleanor Englehart Foundation, the sister organization focused on Petrolia.