Our Anniversary celebrations are this week. Join us at the Main Street Market on Thursday evening, June 21 for cake and free shopping bags. Also, visit the Clothesline on Thursday for a 40% off sale. The store will be open til 8pm for this exciting event! The Cochrane Activettes are celebrating their 40th year of "Working Together - Forgetting Ourselves - Helping the Community" in 2018.
Cochrane Activettes "35th Anniversary" Bursary DEADLINE: JUNE 1, 2018!! $3500. towards tuition & compulsory fees as requested for a program in a technical school - must be a graduate of a Cochrane high school & be 20 years or younger as of June 1, 2018 - must be experiencing financial difficulty in order to further their education - must have provided some volunteer hours within the Cochrane community For further information & an application form go to [...]
Thanks to all of the volunteers who helped us collect donations, move in and prepare food and toy hampers. Also to Cochrane Events and all who helped at Stuff A Bus. A big shout out to Wheels for Kids who refurbished and donated all of the bikes.
Thank you to all of the individuals, teams, schools, church groups and businesses who donated and helped with the Share Your Christmas program. Together we have provided food and gifts for 239 families to make their season better and brighter!
This past Saturday (December 16), local families were given the gift of Christmas, thanks to the long-running Share Your Christmas campaign. Since 1981, the service club known as the Cochrane Activettes, have helped make Christmas special for families facing financial hardship over the holidays. Activette, Helen Parnell, says in the early years of Share Your Christmas, the ladies used to shop for the families, wrap the gifts, and deliver to families in need. Fast forward to 2017, [...]
Thanks for all the support from Stuff a Bus!! The bus was indeed stuffed full of lots of great gifts and food donations!!