Farmers and agribusiness in the Swift Current area provided support for another year to plant and harvest a crop for the Rock Solid Refuge Land for Land fundraiser.
Friends of Medicare are hosting an evening event Sept. 13 to talk about ongoing efforts to introduce private pay-for-plasma donation clinics in Canada and how they relate to the tainted blood scandal of the 1980s.
The construction of Dorie’s House, an emergency shelter for homeless youth in southwest Saskatchewan, has been taking place at a rapid pace since a ground-breaking ceremony took place on the site just over a month ago.
In July Pioneer Co-op celebrated their 80th Anniversary on the Wheatland Mall Parking lot and all proceeds from the Beef on the Bun luncheon and the Wheel of Chance were donated to the Southwest Youth Emergency Shelter in the amount of $2,730.
Despite a tough economy, the Vauxhall and District Growing Project for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank proved it had community support as more than 40 volunteers hosted an even more successful Barbecue and Pig Roast Fundraiser than they did last year.