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PAGE 16 THE ANCHOR, MONDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2014


Local union donates to upcoming Healthcare Social Club fundraiser



by Deanna Mitchener some prints, hoping
those that attend the
Ed McKay, on behalf event will be generous
of the International on their bidding, to help
Union of Operating raise funds for the new
Engineers Local 955 of Palliative Care Unit."
Coal Valley Mine, The event is taking
donated some framed place at the Royal
NHL prints toward the Canadian Legion in
Edson Healthcare Edson on November 8
Social Club fundraiser as a fundraiser for
for new palliative care Palliative Care Unit and REMEMBRANCE DAY EDITION
beds. s p e c i a l i z e d l o w
McKay said, "We pressure air beds. Honors our War Veterans in Pictures
have a fund with our T i c k e t s c a n b e
local union where we purchased at Thymes Issue Date: November 10
donate to non-profit Two, Jensen's Men's Ad copy deadline: November 4
organizations up to Ware or right at the
$500. We feel what the Edson Healthcare The Anchor is publishing the Pictorial Remembrance Day edition Nov. 10, 2014 to honor our War Veterans.
Edson Healthcare Centre. Contact Barb The Anchor will feature pictures of our War Veterans and profile information
Social Club is trying to Devuyst or Marilyn as well as stories about war experiences as related by veterans.
do is an amazing cause, Rimell at 780-723- If you have a picture of a War Veteran you want to include in this issue, please give the Anchor a call at (780) 723-5787.
so we wanted to donate 3 3 3 1 f o r m o r e Photo: Deanna Mitchener
towards their auction information. On behalf of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 955, Ed McKay donates framed NHL
items. We purchase pictures to Barb DeVuyst and Marilyn Rimell of the Edson Healthcare Social Club for their upcoming If you would like to place an
fundraiser and auction. ad to show your support for
the Vets in this special
Order of Eastern Star donates Remembrance Issue, call
Sue at 780-723-5787.
five air beds for LTC Geoff Tilby


Submitted by Janet Wilkinson this as her project for the year.
We also raise funds for community
The Order of the Eastern Star has causes by working a casino in St. Albert.
once again held a successful Through our work we have donated five
fundraiser. The Edson Quilting Guild air filled beds, for $5000.00 each.
were kind enough to donate a beautiful These beds are being used by our
quilt, and we had a raffle with Axel seniors in the Edson long term facility.
Axmann winning the quilt, Earl Our last $5000.00 donation was for a
Anderson the $500.00 and Flo Van new type of recliner chair that the Ph: (780) 723-5787 The W eekly
Koughnett the $250.00 The resulting administration felt would be of great Fax: (780) 723-5725 ANCHOR
profit went to a $2000.00 donation for benefit to the residents.
CNRL community engagement supper the Community Garden. Our Worthy We hope to continue our work as a anchorwk@telusplanet.net Covering Edson and the Yellowhead County
Denise Banfild with the Order of the Eastern Star giving a quilt to Sandy Matron, Denise Banfield, had chosen fraternal organization to enhance the
by Adrienne Tait has been very well received.” Axmann which was won during their fundraiser raffle held recently. quality of life for the citizens of Edson.
The event draws anywhere between Photo: Submitted
Over the past number of years CNRL 65 and 120 people.
has hosted a meet and greet community CNRL has an active drilling program
engagement supper and evening at within the area and is expecting to drill
Marlboro Community Centre. 55 new wells in 2015.
CNRL's Brent Korolischuk said it is The company invests approximately
something the company likes to do $86 million annually in their day to day
every second year. “It provides an operations and employs 156 full time
opportunity for us to hear from local staff in the Edson, Grande Cache, and
residents and members of the public. It Hinton area.
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