Category : Community

Marymount Academy donating a helping hand

By Alyssa De Rosa   It’s the season of giving and students at Marymount Academy are doing just that. They bought toys with money collected from fellow students and received toys from Tours de Jeux in order to help Sun Youth. Today, ...

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Volunteer West Island and NOVA West Island

Receive cornucopia of possibilities, courtesy of the generosity of the Protestant Retired Teachers’ homes and benefits corporation This fall NOVA West Island and Volunteer West Island, long-time community partners providing important services to residents, became partners in another sense, as recipients ...

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Fundraising events

By: Stuart Nulman   Here’s a couple of items from the fundraising auction front: Last Sunday afternoon (November 10), the Shield of Athena Family Services raised tens of thousands of dollars at its 19th annual art auction, which was held once again ...

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Hockey players with big hearts!

Organizers of the Pointe-Claire Intermediate Hockey Tournament recently presented West Island Community Shares with a cheque in the amount of $17,555, an over 50% increase from last year! The funds were part of the proceeds from the annual hockey tournament ...

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Loonie-Toonie challenge at John Abbott College

Lending a helping hand to our community Who: CEGEP John Abbott College   What: Annual Loonie-Toonie Challenge! The entire Abbott community gets involved to raise money for students in financial difficulty and to raise awareness about the importance of giving a helping hand....

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Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

On Saturday September 21st, over 60 enthusiastic Dorval Scouters and their families volunteered their time to participate in The Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. This cleanup covered all the public shoreline in Dorval where over 100 kg of garbage was collected ...

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