Ribfest needs our help

Burlington’s Ribfest, which takes place Labour Day weekend (August 29 to September 1), needs volunteers – lots of them! Organizers turn to community groups for help. To say thank you, Ribfest will make a donation to that group’s favourite charity...

Saving the planet while helping the children

The forced relocation of the Home of Grace orphanage to new facilities, while difficult, is having more than a few positive outcomes. One surprising benefit is that the relocation gives us an opportunity to improve the environment. Most of the cooking at Home of Grace...

Gratitude

The organizers of the 2014 Like a Mother’s Love wish to thank everyone involved in the success of our most important fundraising event. It was a lot of fun, with a great buzz in the air. First, thank you to the musicians: The Tea Room Orchestra, Jordan Fox, and...

Like a Mother’s Love 2014

Please join us Friday May 9, 2014 (Mother’s Day Weekend) 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. BENEFIT CONCERT and Silent Auction in support of Home of Grace Care Centre Featuring the music of Darin Martin Music and The Tea Room Orchestra East Plains United Church 375 Plains...

Hearing from Carolyn

The fall is Back to School season in Canada—a new year begins. But in Kenya, it is back to school for the third and final term of the year, which began in January. The older children are accepted to a high school based on their exam marks in Grade 8. The better the...