January 2016

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  • Roland Clattenburg and Sinclair Dewis.

    Retired and Making a Difference

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    Roland Clattenburg and Sinclair Dewis, better known as Rollie and Sinc, can be found at Ronald McDonald House® every Tuesday where they volunteer their time as general handymen. They are usually joined by their good friend Jim Steffens. Rollie been volunteering at the House for almost 20 years. He was recruited to volunteer at Ronald […]

  • The Grahams holding up an Oliver's Express shirt.

    Community Rallies Behind Oliver’s Express

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    In December of 2015, the Graham family held the 6th annual “Cancer Sucks Cup” hockey tournament in memory of Drew and Kaitlin’s son and Jax’s brother, Oliver, who passed away at 3 years old from cancer. The tournament takes place in Trenton, Nova Scotia and started in December 2010 as a fundraiser in support of […]

  • Abigail and Emily draw in the Halifax Family Room.

    Halifax Family Room Celebrates 9th Anniversary

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    This year marks the 9th anniversary of the opening of the first Ronald McDonald Family Room® in Canada at the IWK Health Centre. Ronald McDonald Family Rooms provide an oasis of calm and support inside the walls of the hospital, allowing families to be just steps away from their child receiving medical care. “Our Halifax […]