4 Red Deer Activities to Escape the Cold this Winter
It’s no surprise to any of us that winter in Alberta can get quite cold! With low temperatures, and at times a little too much snow, it can be easy to resort to staying at home wrapped up in a blanket without any prospects of venturing outside.
Despite the deep freeze, there are still many things going on in our community that can help keep you warm and occupied all throughout the cold months!
Keep reading to find out what they are:
The 2017 Dream Home Wrap Up
The 2017 Dream Home Lottery is officially over, and as we wrap up we couldn’t be more grateful for yet another amazing year. Your continued support of the Dream Home Lottery amazes us every time, and we are happy that you are part of our team of community heroes.
How To Give Back (And Receive) In The Red Deer Community This Christmas
December is finally here, and you know what that means - Christmas is just around the corner.
It also means that this is the last month that you can buy tickets to be entered into the Dream Home draw and our 50/50 draw, as the final deadline for both is December 31st, 2017! Get your tickets today.
Our Early Bird Draw Partnership: Marival Residences Luxury Resort and Janice Resch
The success of the Dream Home campaign would truly be nothing without the amazing partnerships and collaborations that the Kinsmen have with multiple people and organizations around the world.
For the last 5 years, our Early Bird prize has been generously sponsored by our dear friends, Janice Resch and the fantastic people behind Marival Residences Luxury Resort.
Making The Community A Better Place: The Schizophrenia Society of Alberta
The Schizophrenia Society of Alberta has been making impactful differences across communities in Alberta for more than 37 years.
“To improve the quality of life for those affected by schizophrenia and psychosis through education, support programs, public policy and research.”
Sponsor Spotlight: JELD-WEN® Canada Windows & Doors
In the words of one of our amazing Dream Home 2017 sponsors, great partnerships result in superb ventures.
We were lucky enough to be able to partner with JELD-WEN® Canada Windows & Doors this year to create the 2017 Dream Home.Read More
Sponsor Spotlight: Larkaun Homes
The 2017 Dream Home has launched and, as always, we are extremely grateful for all of community support and help we continually receive to make the Dream Home come to life.
We want to take the time to thank those who took part of the creation of this beautiful home by shining a light on the various sponsors who have put their work and love into this amazing community project.
The fact is, we couldn’t do what we do without you. It’s true: When everyone comes together, amazing things can happen.
Our first Sponsor Spotlight is on an amazing local organization: Larkaun Homes.
[QUIZ] What Type Of Volunteer Work Should You Do?
Giving your time to volunteer is an important commitment. However, what’s arguably even more important is that you are volunteering for a cause you truly love and care about, or a cause that you could adequately apply your existing skills to.
Sometimes it can be hard to really determine what you are passionate about, but all you really have to do is look at your own daily habits to get to the root of what volunteer work would suit you the best.
Our volunteers here at Kinsmen have put together a short quiz that will help you sort out what volunteer work might fit best with your personality and lifestyle:
Dream Home Lotteries Benefit the Whole Community - In a Big Way
Drum roll please …. The 2017 Dream Home is close to completion and we finally have a photo of the exterior to show you, courtesy of Larkuan Homes Ltd.
Our focus has always been “Serving the Community’s Greatest Need,” and for 35 years the Kinsmen have been doing exactly that with the Dream Home Lottery.
We have been beyond fortunate to have played a role in changing the lives of thousands of people because of your choice, every year, to purchase a lottery ticket.
It’s true that there is a grand prize at the end of every Dream Home Lottery - a beautiful house. However, the truth is, the money raised from every single ticket purchase benefits our community in more ways than one.