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Over $10,000 in donations for Concerts in Care

Seniors from Alberta are set to receive some much needed music. This is thanks in part to over $10,000 in donations for the Concerts in Care program. The Health Arts Society of Alberta says that during the month of December, Albertans were able to buy or donate a live concert to a long-term care home […]Read More

Salvation Army Kettle Campaign raises around 200k in donations

The results from the Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign are in. The program which has been running for over a hundred years, was a huge success in 2021 receiving thousands of dollars. Community Ministries Officer for the Salvation Army in Lethbridge Donald Bladen explains how much they raised. Bladen says over the course of the next […]Read More

Over $93,000 raised for Poppy Campaign

The results are in for the Lethbridge Legion’s annual Poppy Campaign. Over $93,000 was donated which surpassed the legion’s goal of $90,000. As Video Journalist Micah Quinn explains, the money will be distributed to a good cause.Read More

Over $1-million received by YWCA Harbour House

The YWCA Harbour House received two very large donations. The cheques were presented to the organization from Royal LePage’s Royal Gala totaling over $1.1-million over more than two decades. As Micah Quinn explains, staff from the YWCA say this is a huge blessing and the funds will be put to good use.Read More

Toy drive to help out group home youth

A local not-for-profit group called Rise Above hosted a fundraising event Sunday afternoon for underprivileged kids and families who are in need. The funds will go towards 40 group home youth in our city. As Micah Quinn explains, this fundraiser is meant to give kids a Christmas to remember.Read More

AMA ready to ‘Stack To Sack Hunger’

Stack To Sack Hunger Day is ready to reel in a large amount of food for Albertans in need. On December 12th, you can drive up to the Alberta Motor Association building in Lethbridge and pop your trunk to allow for volunteers to grab the donations for our local food banks. Jane Flower, the Vice […]Read More

Shop of Wonders ready to give Christmas joy

It’s time for another edition of the Shop of Wonders. The program allows for those who are in need in our city to pick out gifts in a large shop for the Christmas season. The program is hoping to serve 1400 this year including 900 children. As Micah Quinn explains, there is still a need […]Read More

Lethbridge house brings Christmas joy

The spirit of Christmas was in the air at a house in West Lethbridge on Sunday night. An annual initiative called Christmas With The Caldwells is giving back to those who need it the most. As Micah Quinn reports, a spectacular Christmas house was also in plain view for all to enjoy.Read More

Lethbridge Soup Kitchen staying afloat with donations

The Lethbridge Soup Kitchen has faced recent financial struggles and for a while there was a thought that the kitchen would shut down. The kitchen doesn’t rely on government funding to stay afloat. As of late, generous donations from the community have allowed the kitchen to stay open and pay for expenses. These donations total […]Read More

Plasma donations needed in Lethbridge for Thanksgiving weekend

Canadian Blood Services is in dire need of plasma donations for this upcoming Thanksgiving weekend. The organization says donations usually decrease during long weekends, and the plasma donor centre in Lethbridge needs to fill 208 appointments this weekend alone. The Business Development Manager for the Lethbridge donor centre, Brenna Scott, says the demand for plasma […]Read More