Waterdown Hero Shout Out Program
Nomination Form: Please click here
Where: Waterdown BIA
The Waterdown Business Improvement Area (BIA), in partnership with the Rotary Club of Waterdown, want to recognize people in our community who who have gone out of their way to keep the rest of us stay safe, fed, well, learning, entertained, informed, etc. The stories of 20 selected nominees will be shared on social media and each of those individuals will receive two $50 gift certificates to a BIA business of their choice – one to keep for themselves and one to donate to someone who has struggled through the COVID-19. The Rotary Club of Waterdown will match the BIA’s contribution to help us provide $2,000 worth of BIA gift certificates to featured heroes and their selected ‘pay it forward’ recipients. For more information, please click here .
Online Rain Barrel Sale Fundraiser for Grace Anglican Church
Grace Anglican Church is having an online Rain Barrel Sale in support of the Food with Grace Waterdown Food Bank and Pollinator Gardens. Let’s take care of people and the Earth together. Pre-Order choices online for $55.00 at this link – home delivery only $10 in the Waterdown area. Please contact Grace Anglican Church if you have any questions.
Eagles Nest Waterdown Spring Online Fundraiser
When: May 10 – May 17, 2020
Eagles Nest Waterdown is hosting an online Spring Auction fundraiser the week of May 10-17 to support Eagles Nest programs and services at the HOPE Centre. Are you ready to help us restore hope and transform lives? There are two ways to participate:
1. Donate online (tax receipt-able) and get entered for a door prize . For every $50 donated, we will enter your name to win a prize! Prizes included $100 gift certificate from Magnolia House Spa, prints from Aliza Latta, Tea at the White House HOPE Blend Tea & more!
Virtual Flamborough Youth Paint Challenge 2020
Deadline: Friday May 22, 2020
Where: “Create the Challenge”
The Flamborough Paint Challenge (FPC) is going virtual this year in an effort to be proactive and stop the spread of Covid-19! “Create The Challenge” allows the community to come up with this year’s virtual edition of the Flamborough Paint Challenge, competing for a $500 prize! Between May 4 – 22 youth, by themselves or with a team, can register their idea at the above link and post it on social media with the #FPC2020. The Healthy Youth Network youth-led team will decide on the winning entry and award the winning team the $500 prize. On June 2 the challenge will be launched as the 2020 Virtual Paint Challenge! For more info, please click here or contact the Healthy Youth Network.
Flamborough Senior Volunteer Award Nominations
Deadline: Saturday May 30, 2020
Nomination Form: Please click here
Where: Flamborough Connects
Do you know a local senior who has made a significant contribution to this community through volunteer service? Nominate them for the 3rd Annual Flamborough Senior Volunteer Award. Application details can be found on the Flamborough Connects website or call 905-689-7880 for more info.
Waterdown Farmers’ Market Update
Website: Waterdown Farmers’ Market
It is with great sadness and an abundance of caution that the Waterdown BIA announces the suspension of the regular 2020 Waterdown Farmers’ Market season due to the uncertainties created by the coronavirus. The health and safety of Market vendors, crew and visitors remains our number one priority.
Staying connected: the Waterdown Farmers’ Market team remains committed to supporting the local agricultural community and will provide information on vendor activities at WaterdownFarmersMarket.ca .