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Hockey Helps the Homeless is back for an 8th year and this year, the tournament returns to the ice. Purchase a lawn sign, bid on auction items, or support the tournament with a donation (being matched up to $50,000 by a corporate sponsor) by visiting here: https://tournament.hhth.com/site/TR?fr_id=1500&pg=entry. Hockey Helps the Homeless Waterloo Region raised more than $320,000 in 2020, and has raised more than $1-million to date. Funds raised support YW K-W, Lutherwood, House of Friendship, Cambridge Shelter Corporation and oneROOF youth services.
The author of The Shadow and The Candle is out with a new book for the Yellow Moon Mouse Children's Campaign (YMCC), which aims to support families dealing with children's cancer through the sales of children's books based on stories told to his grandsons, Blake and Logan. Dennis Scherer’s campaign has raised almost $4,000 in book sales, which has been put toward various charities across the province. With a previous fundraising goal of $9,000, Scherer now believes the campaign can reach $10,000 by June 2022. More information can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/Yellow-Moon-Mouse-Childrens-Campaign-101115031830303