Charity and Donations

Students at the Alternative School Centre in Red Deer had access to snacks and take-out options when classes were being held in-person. ABW paid for these items. (Photo contributed)

From winter clothing to lunches: A Better World is helping students in central Alberta

Student Wellbeing Program offers meals and food hampers

  • Jun 4, 2021

 

Xena Szkotak passed through Revelstoke on March 19. She spent the next day resting, but left the day after. “Walking is addicting,” she said. (Liam Harrap - Revelstoke Review)

Edmonton woman walking 8,000 km across Canada

Xena Szkotak is hiking Highway 1 to raise awareness for MMIW

 

STARS VIP Jason Lunn and daughter Cadence in her high school grad dress. When you buy a STARS lottery ticket, you help ensure STARS is available for the next patient who needs them. (Photo: Lyle Aspinall)

A father-daughter dance to remember

Lacombe man thanks his lucky STARS that help arrived on the day he needed it most

  • Feb 15, 2021

 

Raffle will enhance lives of region’s women and girls

Raffle will enhance lives of region’s women and girls

The Red Deer and District Community Foundation is hoping central Alberta can…

Raffle will enhance lives of region’s women and girls
The “Let’s Bust Cancer” Barrel Race, hosted by Busted Ladies Lingerie, takes place on Sept. 12 at Galloway Arena, Ponoka County. (Photo: Corina Cowie “Art Of All Trades”)

Barrel race returns to BUST cancer!

Cancer doesn’t rest during a pandemic, so neither will this lingerie shop’s annual fundraiser

  • Aug 10, 2020
The “Let’s Bust Cancer” Barrel Race, hosted by Busted Ladies Lingerie, takes place on Sept. 12 at Galloway Arena, Ponoka County. (Photo: Corina Cowie “Art Of All Trades”)
Contributed photo                                The Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind had one of their iconic Donation Dogs vandalized last week. The dog was stolen and smashed open and all the donations were taken. The group is currently looking into a replacement.

Donation Dog pilfered from Red Deer food store

On most days, customers at the IGA Eastview food store are greeted…

Contributed photo                                The Canadian Guide Dogs for the Blind had one of their iconic Donation Dogs vandalized last week. The dog was stolen and smashed open and all the donations were taken. The group is currently looking into a replacement.
(Black Press file photo.)
(Black Press file photo.)