Entries by Roxanne Robinson

2020 Christmas Daddies Calendars Available at Giant Tiger

Pick up your 2020 Christmas Daddies calendar at any Giant Tiger location in the Maritimes! Only $10 (plus tax) and you also get Giant Tiger coupons! These calendars have BIG SQUARES for keeping track of appointments, school & sports activities. Proceeds from calendar sales support children at Christmas in our Maritime communities. Feel good about […]

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 […]

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. […]