According to Derek Sieben, the administration and finance chair, the 2018 Saskatchewan Winter Games committee has to raise just over $527,000 to meet their projected budget goal of $1.8 million. file photo/battlefordsNOW staff
Business owners in the Battlefords area can expect a visit from the Saskatchewan Winter Games Committee as it has to raise just over half a million dollars to hit their total budgeted goal of roughly $1.8 million.
Jim Sutton (Cherry Insurance in North Battleford ), centre left, is joined by Rob Wirt (Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance Company), right, and Elaine Baker (Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance Company), left, as he presents a cheque for $5,000 to Michelle Spark (The Humane Society of the Battlefords), centre right, Thursday. Cherry Insurance donated the funds, through support from Saskatchewan Mutual Insurance Company. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff
Joined by four baby kittens, Cherry Insurance in North Battleford gave a helping $5,000 to the Humane Society of the Battlefords on Thursday, to give the animal shelter a head start for its big fundraising gala taking place this weekend.
In the article "The Lighthouse disappointed with funding cut" published on April 26, 2017, we wish to correct that the Lighthouse is not seeing a funding grant of $25,000 being cut from the City of North Battleford this year.