Animal care in Chatham-Kent enters a new era

Animal care in Chatham-Kent enters a new era

More than 50 volunteers, members of the public and municipal officials gathered this morning to mark the beginning of construction of a new animal shelter. The $2.35 million – 6,300 square foot facility at  406 Park Avenue East will be owned by the municipality and...
Challenging all builders!

Challenging all builders!

Pictured above at the new location for Maple City Homes, 53 St Clair St, Chatham, are Dr. Bruce Warwick, Trevor Mailloux, Rob Nelson, Kim Nelson and Gilles Michaud. Friends of the New Animal Shelter received the first instalment donation by Maple City Homes who have...
Fashionable cause

Fashionable cause

New animal shelter gets $5,000 boost from fashion Chatham-Kent’s new animal shelter is $5,000 closer to its goal thanks to the Cat Walk fashion show held at the Ten-Seven Café and Lounge Friday night. Local models previewed clothing from Get It On and Gentry Manor...

A Sweet Fundraiser

On February 24 2018, the Chatham Value Village in partnership with the local Girl Guides hosted its sixth annual Cupcake Day!  Thank-you to all who visited, judged and baked for us this year! We had a great...
Thank-you Howard Mutual Foundation

Thank-you Howard Mutual Foundation

New Animal Shelter recieves Community Development Funds from The Howard Mutual Foundation. A special thanks to the Howard Mutual Foundation who have provided $10,000 towards the New Animal Shelter.  Pictured in the photo are Joanne Mervin ( HMF), Marjorie Crew Co...

The Lion Roared Tonight

The Lion Sings Tonight, a concert held November 3 to raise funds for the New Animal Shelter was a roaring success, raising $10,000.  Local artists in the community came together under the leadership of Devon Hansen to help the shelter move closer to its goal of $1.5...
Animal shelter receives large donation

Animal shelter receives large donation

The new Chatham-Kent Animal Shelter is a $100,000 closer to its goal thanks to a donation from the Ridge Landfill Community Trust. Friends of the new Animal Shelter committee co-chair Art Stirling accepts a cheque from Ridge Landfill Community Trust, Julie MacDonald...