We fundraise so we can donate. Here are some of the donations we have made recently.
Salvation Army Food Drive Donation
The Corner Brook Kinsmen Club dropped by the Salvation Army's food bank to drop of 3 boxes of food collected from members during our last meeting as well to present a $500 donation on behalf of the Kinsmen Club, and a $100 donation on behalf of the K-40 Club. Pictured are from L-R is Life Member Greg Barnes, Joy Connors from the Salvation Army and Kin Cory Sheppard.
Salvation Army Gingerbread House
Some members of our club stopped by the Valley Mall to make our annual donation of $ 500 worth of gifts for families in need. We would also like to send a special thank you to The Salvation Army in Canada, who will distribute all gifts to those who need them the most.
Kin Cory Sheppard presenting a $500 donation to Natasha Hynes, on behalf of the Kids Eat Smart Foundation, where every dollar raised is a breakfast for one child a day in the School's breakfast programs.
Immaculate Heart of Mary School
Life Member Greg Barnes presenting a $400 donation to Mr. Ron Hancock of Immaculate Heart of Mary School who will soon be traveling along with 45 students from Grade 6-12 to St. John's for the Intermediate Skills Challenge.
Humber Valley Community Employment Corporation
HVCEC provides services to individuals with developmental disabilities to ensure that their needs are met, and they can continue to be successfully employed. Pictured is Kin Cory Sheppard presenting on behalf of the Club, the cheque to Darlene Brown, Executive Director for the HVCEC.
Hurricane Fiona Disaster Relief
With the devastation that Hurricane Fiona left in its path on the Southwest Coast of the island, The Corner Brook KinsmenClub made a donation to the relief efforts to help with their rebuilding stages. Kin Peter Saunders visited Port aux Basques and made a cheque presentation on behalf of our club to Major Dave Harvey of The Salvation Army Church Family Port aux Basques in the Amount of $5000.