April 6: 10 good acts in Kawartha Lakes during COVID-19
- Kawartha Lakes This Week, 6 Apr 2020
- Sobanski, Sarah, Reporter
- Media Type
- Item Type
- Newspaper clippings
- A list of 10 good acts that happened in Kawartha Lakes
1. "Sing 'Bobcaygeon' From Your Front Porch" effort with Richard Kyle, guitarist for The Tragically Hits, a Tragically Hip cover band.
2. Roby Lockhart organized a "impromptu" drive-by to support health care and frontline workers at Ross Memorial Hospital and Victoria Manor
3. Victoria County Signs put up encouraging signs for folks to see.
4. Kids share supportive messages in chalk art on sidewalks.
5. Kawartha Mobile Wash is helping customers at Reid's Valu-Mart in Lindsay stay safe by washing carts.
6. A home on Colborne St, Fenelon Falls, had a pop-up food bank at the end of their driveway and tables like this popped up all over the community.
7. Bobcaygeon residents created the Bobcaygeon and Area COVID-19 Relief Fund.
8. Local photographers Morgan Bress, Crystal Whitehead and Kim Magee are participating in the Front Porch Project, taking photographs for family donations to the local food bank.
9. Fenelon Falls Brewing Co. is donating $2 from every online case sale to Ross Memorial Hospital.
10. Fenelon Falls, Bobcaygeon and Coboconk Tim Hortons were offering free lunch to children ages 13 and under.
- Metroland Media
- Place of Publication
- Lindsay, Ontario
- Date of Original
- 6 Apr 2020
- Date Of Event
- 6 Apr 2020
- Personal Name(s)
- Albert, Pamela ; Bartlett, Bob ; Bress, Morgan ; Coombes, Julie ; Hughes, Rick ; Hussey, Lindsay ; Hussey, Rosie ; Hussey, Sadie ; Kyle, Richard ; Lockhart, Ruby ; Magee, Kim ; Marwood, Dallas ; Reid, Mark ; Shirk, Charlene ; Whitehead, Crystal ; Williams, Laura ; Wilso, Belinda
- Corporate Name(s)
- Coboconk Tim Hortons ; Fenelon Falls Brewing Co. ; Fenelon Falls Tim Hortons ; Bobcaygeon Tim Hortons ; Kawartha Lakes Food Source ; Community Foundation of Kawartha Lakes ; Reid's Valu-Mart ; Victoria County Signs ; Ross Memorial Hospital ; Pinecrest Nursing Home
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