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Tag Archive "fundraising"

Lighthouse Run Gaston Family

Lighthouse for Grieving Children Virtual Run

Launched last year, the Canadian Alliance for Grieving Children and Youth (CAGCY) was established to bring together grief agencies across Canada, to share thought leadership and address the barriers experienced by organizations in this sector.

Front Steps Portraits

Front Steps Portraits supporting Oakville Fare Share Foodbank

Three days ago, Sarah Sims a local professional photographer  started taking five minute Front Steps Portraits of Oakville residents. In just a few days she has already raised over $2,250.00, just slightly short of her ...

Schizophrenia Yogathon

Schizophrenia Society Yogathan returns to its Oakville roots

As a person with lived experience , Liz Malcolmson shares, “I was afraid to get help because of the stigma attached to mental illnesses. I was lucky to manage getting into a program that deals specifically ...

Radius

Madison’s Difficult Childhood and how Radius helped

Madison shares her personal story of childhood abuse, and how the staff at Radius provided guidance and support. She now lives a rich and full life. 

Part of a Team

Letter to the Editor: E.J. James Public School Scores

As its first year, Part of a Team collected old soccer uniforms and running shoes from both E.J James Public School and an organization called “Make a Great Pass”.

Miriam Sequeira

OneWalk to Conquer Cancer: Remembering my Mom and friend Julian

Oakville resident, avid fundraiser, health advocate and second-time participant in the Rexall OneWalk to Conquer Cancer benefiting Princess Margaret Cancer Centre.

Oakville Masters Swim Club

Oakville Masters Swim Club raises $11,600 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Halton

Every year, the Oakville Masters Swim Club contributes to our community by raising money for a local charity. Today, Oakville Masters Coach Mette Novais and swimmers from the club presented a cheque for $11,600 to ...

Moon Rising over Oakville Lighthouse & Pier

United Way Oakville Raises $4.31 Million and Announces New 2016 Campaign Chair

On Tuesday, February 9, 2016 United Way Oakville proudly announced that the Oakville community raised $4.31 million for its 2015 fundraising campaign.

Mt_-Kilimanjaro

Oakville Mom turns Tragedy in to Triumph

“As a mother of 2 young children, I want my kids to know that if there is something you believe in, you can do it. You are never too old to try something new,” says ...

Spring Cleaning for your Resume

If you are like me, you spent some time this weekend switching your clothes around. Moved the golf shirts and flower prints to the front and shoved all the black stuff into a box in ...

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