Month: October 2021

Selwyn Couple and Local Charities Win Over $27,000 From Lions Club Raffle

PTBOCanada | The Lions Club lived up to their motto of “We Serve” as the Fowlers Corners’ branch ran their “Catch the Ace” raffle where over $27,000 was given to a lucky couple and local charities on Tuesday. The Ace was caught at the end of September by Dave and Barb Edgerton of Selwyn, who …

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CTV News interviews Psychotherapist Michelle Bain

Intimate partner violence rises over the holidays

CTV News interviews Psychotherapist Michelle Bain who speaks about her experience as a lawyer and volunteer with Nellie’s Women’s Shelter, and shares important resources, including YWCA Peterborough Haliburton’s START program. Watch Video

Fall 2021 Newsletter

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YWCA's Ria Nicholson and Kim Dolan accept $1,000 donation from Soroptimist International Peterborough

Soroptimist International Peterborough Donates to Five Community Partners on 75th Anniversary

PTBOCANADA | It may be the 75th anniversary of Soroptimist International Peterborough (SIP) but they gave presents out by donating $1,000 cheques each to five organizations on Friday. The donations went towards community partners of SIP to help women’s and girls’ lives through programs leading to economic and social empowerment. Cameron House (Brock Mission), Elizabeth …

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