100 Men Annapolis Valley Press Release


100 Men Annapolis Valley met Tuesday night to award donations to a charity that benefits people in the valley.  We now have 161 members and working towards 200 by the end of the year.  In one hour, we help local charities, learn more about our community and have time to socialize.

Seventy-two members came to the meeting with 105 cheques for a total collected that night of $10,500.  Members who were not able to attend can send their cheques directly to the charity.  An update of the total will be provide at the next meeting.

The recipient of last night’s award was:

Carleton Road Industries Association

Carleton Road Industries Association, a non-profit organization, is an Adult Service Centre whose mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of those who are diagnosed with mental, intellectual, emotional and/or physical disabilities.  Primarily, this is achieved through the delivery of professionally supported, high quality and diverse day service programs that assist them in achieving their highest potential.

Contact Information:

Mackenzie Akin
PO Box 10
Lawrencetown, NS
B0S 1M0
Phone:  902-584-3332
Email:  execdir@carlton515.ns.ca

Scott Trimper, 100 Men, Dave Logie, 100 Men, Mackenzie Akin, Carleton Road Industries Association

Scott Trimper, 100 Men, Dave Logie, 100 Men, Mackenzie Akin, Carleton Road Industries Association

K-Rock 89.3 has generously donated $1,000 in airtime to the other two presenters. They were:

Landmark East Association
Valley Hospice Foundation

The recipient from the last meeting gave us an update on their project.  Scott Schofield from the Fundy Dental Community Association, told us the $12,800 they received will fund dentures for 12 patients and provide a start for an endowment fund.

Contact Info for other Charities:

Landmark East Association
Paula Aceto
708 Main St
Wolfville, NSB4P 1G4
Phone:  902-542-2237 ext 223
Email:  paceto@landmarkeast.org

Valley Hospice Foundation
23 Earnscliffe Avenue
Wolfville, NSB4P 1X4
Phone:  902-679-3471Dale Sanford
Email:  Dale.sanford@nshealth.ca