Fundraising: Lakefield Animal Welfare Society hosts annual golf event

The sixteenth Annual LAWS (Lakefield Animal Welfare Society) Golf Match shall be held at Katchiwano Golf and Nation Membership, 1730 Younger’s Level Rd., Lakefield on Saturday at 1pm. Check in at midday. Proceeds profit the Lakefield Animal Welfare Society.

Your registration consists of shotgun begin, scramble format, 18 holes of gold, golf cart, drink tickets and dinner. There shall be prizes, a dwell public sale and a raffle through the dinner. There may be additionally a $10,000 hole-in-one contest sponsored by Hugh Wooden Canada Ltd.

The price is USD 110 per individual. Males’s, girls’s and combined teams are welcome.

Go to to register.

donkey tea

PrimRose Donkey Sanctuary shall be internet hosting dessert and refreshments on Sundays from 1-3pm. Take pleasure in dessert, tea, lemonade and iced tea, and meet the animals.

There is no such thing as a admission payment, however donations shall be gratefully accepted and a tax receipt shall be issued. All donations go in direction of animal care, together with veterinary care, hoof care, meals and shelter provides.

The Sanctuary is a registered charity devoted to the rescue, safety and rehabilitation of abused, uncared for and undesirable donkeys. For extra data, go to

Cannot make tea? The reserve is open for roadside excursions on Thursdays and Sundays from 1pm to 3pm. Volunteers are at all times able to introduce you to donkeys. The reserve additionally affords particular person excursions on Thursdays and Sundays from 11am to midday. Excursions can accommodate as much as 5 folks, together with any youngsters within the get together. The payment is USD 15 per individual and should be organized upfront. E mail Sheila at

As well as, donations might be made on-line on the shelter web site listed above, on-line at, by digital switch to, or by mailing a verify. The tackle of the sanctuary is 1296 Bowmanton Rd., RR 4 Roseneath, K0K 2X0.

Mother’s Problem

Members within the YWCA Mother Problem, held from Might 1 by Mom’s Day, raised $31,546 to assist emergency shelters and emergency shelters serving girls and youngsters affected by gender-based violence in Peterborough and Haliburton counties YWCA core undertaking.

For a lot of, the explanations are private. Tammy Keller, who misplaced her daughter to home violence in 2011, was searching for methods to present again when she discovered of the fundraiser.

“I wish to be certain that girls nonetheless have a spot just like the YWCA to show to throughout their darkest instances,” Keller mentioned.

Native companies have additionally discovered methods to contribute, together with an $800 self and residential care award donated by Euphoria Wellness Spa and Swish Upkeep Ltd.; a $750 decor award donated by Leon’s Peterborough; and a $475 meals award, Donated by Ashburnham Alehouse, Primal Cuts, Morello’s Unbiased and Millbrook Mercantile. Winners have been notified individually after the Might 31 draw.

“For the reason that begin of the pandemic, native demand for emergency assist has elevated by 30 %,” explains Ria Nicholson, chief philanthropy advisor on the YWCA. “With the rising price of residing, girls trapped in violent environments, particularly moms, have fewer choices than earlier than. Crossroads Shelter, HERS (Haliburton Emergency Rural Protected House), Transition and Courtroom assist and providers just like the Nutritious Meals Program are completely important to girls’s security.”

The 2022 YWCA Mother Problem is generously sponsored by Insurance coverage Community Ontario; Baker Tilly; Jewellery Auto Glass; and native media sponsors Transfer 99.7, Pure Nation 105, KawarthaNOW, Freq 90.5, Oldies 96.7,, Peterborough This Week and The Peterborough Examiner.

Like most ladies’s shelters in Ontario, YWCA Peterborough Haliburton receives solely partial authorities funding and depends on annual fundraising occasions to cowl primary working prices. Anybody wishing so as to add assist can go to or contact Nicholson at 705-743-3526, ext. 113 or by electronic mail at

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