Its time again for our annual Vanilla Slices for the AT Walk! 10% of all vanilla slices this month will be donated.
We donated to the new Fort Macleod Swimming Pool Project that our town is fundraising for. Our item was our Country Sourdough. We sold a total of 498 loaves for a donation of $227.46. We are excited for this project to be complete and for the entire town to enjoy it!
We are doing the same charity for the first two months of the year as last year, the Sunrise of Life Foundation in Tanzania. This great organization is focused on providing sustainable futures for vulnerable children which we believe is a very worthy cause. we sold 1005 turnovers with 10% of sales going towards this cause, resulting in a donation of $176.33.
10% of Dinner Buns in November and 10% of Hot Cross Buns in December was donated to AMG International to help Central America Disaster Relief, especially Guatemala and Nicaragua, with the devastation left behind by Hurricane Eta and Tropical Storm Iota. We sold 152dz dinner in November and 92dz hot cross buns in December for a total donation of $107.
10% of our counter tart sales went to Crime Stoppers for these two months. We sold 970 tarts for a total donation of $143.80.
Rehoboth Christian Ministries was our charity once again for our two summer months with the money going towards the Gull Lake Camp. While this camp was closed this summer due to Covid, we look forward to it being back in 2021. This year the item was our Raisin Bread and Buns. We sold 115 loaves of raisin bread and 173dz raisin buns for a total donation of $133.12.
10% of vanilla slice sales was donated to A-T Children's Project Canada.
This year in June we sold 506 vanilla slices and were able to send a donation of 141.38 to this organization. Thanks so much for helping us support them as they work to find a cure.
We donated extra pastry boxes to Interfaith Foodbank in Lethbridge. We would like to thank Bethel Free Reformed Church for the opportunity for this as together we delivered 550 boxes during the month of April/beginning of May as well as a total of 1233 boxes from middle of May to Middle of November.
10% of all dinner bun sales was donated to the Fort Macleod Handibus. During March we sold 156dz dinner buns which totals a donation of $62.28. We are grateful for the Handibus service that provides our seniors and others who need to transportation accessibility all around town.
For the first two months of the year we donated to the Sunrise of Life Foundation in Tanzania. This great organization is focused on providing sustainable futures for vulnerable children which we believe is a very worthy cause. our item was turnovers, and we sold a total of 869 pieces which enabled us to send a donation of $142. We appreciate the support of our monthly charities!
We supported Word & Deed for a mission work trip that Kim went on. This donation is for upgrades on buildings used for after-school and other education programs in Cubulco, Guatemala. We donated 10% of our sales from 34 Oat Porridge Sourdough and 375 Country Sourdough which came to $180.80.
For the Months of September and October, with October being Infant and Pregnancy Awareness Loss Month we wanted to support our local Pregnancy Care Centre. we donated $64.67 from sales of 47 apple pies!
We raised $182.28 through sales of 121 Apple Rosemary Sourdough and 285 Country Sourdough to donate for Rehoboth Christian Ministries! We chose this Foundation because our staff member, Heidi, donates her vacation time during her summers to volunteer at these summer camps!
Once again this June we had the charity for the A-T Childrens Project - Canada! This great organization is working to find a cure for Ataxia-telangiectasia, which is a progressive, degenerative disease that affects a startling variety of body systems. We sold a total of 480 vanilla slices which enabled us to donate $134.73 to them this year!
For Mental Heath Month we again chose Legacy Place Society, this time donating the percentage from our Cookie Sales. We sold a total of 219 dozen cookies which enabled us to donate $186.49 to help our first responders and front line workers who struggle with mental health as they help us with our physical health!
Hungry for Life - Haiti envisions "a world transformed by a global movement of compassion and justice evidenced by the eradication of needless suffering." From Dinner Bun and Challah sales we were able to donate $167.64 towards a mission team that included one of our staff members, Stephanie. They worked in the community of Pignon, Haiti.
We sold 812 apple and peach turnovers combined in January & February so we are able to donate $125.58 to the Ronald McDonald House in Calgary to help more families with sick children
The Salvation Army gives hope and support to vulnerable people today and everyday in 400 communities across Canada and more than 130 countries around the world. Through your purchases of 291 Christmas Squares, we were able to donate $47.80 to their cause.
Legacy Place Society
We sold 172 Country Sourdough which allowed us to donate $75.84 to Lecacy Place Society to support Peace Officers, Fort Fighters, Emergency Medical Services, 911 Dispatchers & Military Families! We send our heartfelt thanks all who serve on the front lines!
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we believe this is an important cause since one in eight women will be diagnosed with Breast Cancer! We sold 47 pumpkin pies for a donation of $58.58 to help fight the fight against this disease
We sold a total of 196 tarts combined in September! This allows us to donate $56.57 to the South Alberta FASD Network to help them with the important work that they do!
We raised $49.75 through Ciabatta Bun sales to donate to this cause! We chose this Foundation because one of our staff members, Heidi, donates her vacation time during her summers to volunteer at these summer camps!
For June you all blew us away with the support for the A-T Childrens Project! We sold a grand total of 642 vanilla slices which enabled us to donate $150 to this organization! Thanks to all of you this is still our record charity month to date!
Our Charity was Sandwiches with Soul - Lethbridge/Fort Macleod. Instead of donating the $$ amount we donated that value in bread! We sold 67 subs & 63pkg of sub buns to donate $77.77 or 45 loaves, this meant free bread for sandwiches in May-August & half of October!
We were able to sell 198 Butterhorns and 40 chocolate croissants throughout the month which means we raised $47.30 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation!
We sold 130 loaves of Apple Rosemary and Spelt Sourdough combined in February so we are able to donate $60.61 to the Ronald McDonald House in Calgary! Thanks to everyone who made this possible!
Thanks to all of you we were able to donate $105 dollars to Stephanos Foundation! A staff member, Kristina voluntereed with this organization in Malawi for six months. We sold 95dz Hot Cross Buns in December and 335 Cinnamon Buns in January to make this possible!
We sold a total of 417 tarts in November and Thanks to all of you we were able to donate a total of $55 to Wounded Warriors Canada!