Pigs of Hope Coming to Meaford

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On Wednesday, October 1st Knights’ Home Building Centre in Meaford will be the host site for a pig adoption. They’re not live pigs but cute little pink piggy banks being used to raise money for the local Wheels of Hope transportation program that provides rides to cancer patients for treatment and related appointments.

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Big New Program for Boys

BBBS Logo225The Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Georgian Triangle (BBBSGT) have launched ‘Boy’s Club’, a new weekly recreational group mentoring program, across the region.

With the help of a recent $22,000 grant from the Canada Post Community Foundation, BBBSGT are taking a “big” step in the direction of providing more regular programs, specifically for boys without 1-on-1 mentors across the Georgian Triangle.

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Get Ready For Another Soap Box Saturday

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The first Soap Box Saturday sponsored by The Meaford Independent was a hit with voters and candidates alike.  Council candidates Shirley Keaveney and Jaden Calvert were the first to step up onto the TMI Soap Box to share their visions, and to take questions from voters who gathered for the event.

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