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Movember fundraiser wraps up for Claresholm

In the month of November, funds were raised to support those battling prostate and testicular cancer plus raise awareness of suicide prevention in men. This annual fundraiser is called Movember. All kinds of moustaches were grown for the campaign. As Micah Quinn explains, groups from the Town of Claresholm joined forces to grow their own […]Read More

Over $100 million raised for Shine campaign

A fundraiser for the University of Lethbridge called the Shine campaign, has raised over $100 million. This enormous amount of money was given by donors who want to ensure the university continues on as one of the leading post-secondary schools in Alberta. As Micah Quinn explains, the campaign only went public in 2018.Read More

Raising funds for first responders through fitness

A Lethbridge police officer is looking to raise funds and spread awareness for first responder mental health. As Micah Quinn explains, the constable will be attempting a feat of strength over a 24-hour period to support those who need the help.   You can donate to the fundraiser by visiting https://www.facebook.com/donate/220297013361459/Read More

Total of $3,000 raised for axe throwing fundraiser

Axe throwers donned their best pink outfits for the theme of Mean Girls Day on October 3rd for the Burn Battle 2021 Fundraiser. As Micah Quinn explains, axe throwers came out to participate in the fundraiser to benefit a worthwhile cause. Below are the names of the winners: That’s So Fetch Award (best pink outfit) […]Read More

McHappy Day raises money for annual event

It was McHappy Day at McDonald’s restaurants across the country. The event raises money annually for the Ronald McDonald House charities. As Micah Quinn explains, organizations within southern Alberta got in on the action as well.Read More

Feed Lethbridge to raise funds for food banks

A city wide dinner party is set to take place this weekend. Feed Lethbridge raised over $25,000 last year, and both food banks are expecting to generate even more funds for this year’s event. Community members are asked to host dinner parties for friends and families at their own locations to generate money for the […]Read More

Lethbridge Scouts start fundraiser for World Scout Jamboree

The Lethbridge Scouts will be hosting a fun fundraising event of their own. The Globetrotter Scout Challenge is an initiative to help bring scouts to the World Scout Jamboree in South Korea for 2023. As Micah Quinn explains, the team has a goal of completing close to 9,000 kilometres while running, walking, or biking in […]Read More

Fundraiser to raise money for Lung Association

An Alberta man is about to start a long trek from Lethbridge to Edmonton to raise awareness and funds for the Lung Association of Alberta and Northwest Territories. The 500 kilometre walk has already raised over $24,000, with a goal of $50,000. This walk is also highlighting the importance of organ donation. The journey will […]Read More