Entries by Roxanne Robinson

Northside Annual Christmas Daddies Fundraiser – North Sydney, NS

10th Annual “North Side” Christmas Daddies Fundraiser At Dooly’s North Sydney Local Amateur Musical Talent presented by “The Crew” Beginning on Saturday, November 2nd 3 pm until 7 pm And every Saturday in November! Then on Friday, December 6th the Grand Finale Event takes place from 6 pm until 2 am. Free entertainment! Local area musicians […]

Vendor Market & Food Trucks – Thursday, Oct 17th

Vendor Market & Food Trucks Thursday, October 17th from 5:30-8:30 pm AKOMA CENTRE 53 Wilfred Jackson Way CHERRY BROOK Hosted by CBDC Blue Water in celebration of  Small Business Week. Buy raffle tickets on a basket! Get some food from the food trucks in the parking lot! Grab your reusable bag and shop around at […]

Christmas Daddies Swim-A-Thon 2019

A very successful fundraising swim was held at Penhorn Lake in Dartmouth, NS on August 21st, 2019 at noon and 6pm (followed by a picnic) in support of Christmas Daddies. “I am very proud of those who pledged, swam and support this Maritime tradition..A personal milestone for me is swimming 1609.3 metres = one mile […]

Big Leagues Auction in Cole Harbour, NS

Saturday, November 30, 2019 Big Leagues in Cole Harbour will be holding their Auction and Walk a Thon 920 Cole Harbour Road, Cole Harbour, NS Call (902) 462 2721 for more details The staff of Big Leagues will then present their grand total to Christmas Daddies the following Saturday during the Telethon!  

Christmas Gospel Concert

Saturday, November 30th at 7 pm Epworth United Church 5179 Hwy #10 New Germany NS B0R 1E0 Donations in support of  Christmas Daddies Funds provide toys and food to local children in need at Christmastime

Christmas Daddies remembers William “Bill” Murphy

For 37 years, more than half of the time the Christmas Daddies Telethon program has been in existence, Bill Murphy has been raising funds for Christmas Daddies in Halifax and helping to put smiles on the faces of thousands of children on Christmas morning. Bill is being remembered as an unsung hero, he always wanted […]

Christmas Daddies Remembers Leroy Bennett

It is with great sadness that the family announced the sudden passing of Leroy Michael Bennett, age 70, of Cherrybrook Road, Dartmouth, NS on August 21, 2018. He was a son of Mae Bennett and the late Chris Bennett. Born in Stephenville Crossing, N.L., he came to Nova Scotia at the age of 12 years. […]