Happy Canada Day!

Happy Canada Day!

A very different kind of celebration. Sunshine Coast Healthcare Auxiliary participated in a ‘vehicle’ parade, broken into 3 sections, to cover the extensive Sechelt community. We were heartened that we still drew great cheers from the spread out crowd as we passed by! Shown here are Anne

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Re-Opening of the Thrift Store!

Re-Opening of the Thrift Store!

Re-Opening of the Thrift Store! Tuesday, July 14 New Thrift Store Hours: Retail Shopping: Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM Donations Received: Wednesday & Sunday 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM SHOPPING: The health and safety of our volunteers and customers is most important to

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Maribels closing

Maribels closing

While we understand the community has suffered a loss from the closing of Maribels, we at the Thrift Shop have benefited from the kindness and generosity of Marilyn Campbell.   As she was closing down her business she made a significant contribution of miscellaneous items and clothing

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Mother’s Day Treat

Mother's Day Treat

Mary and I delivered a small treat to our 60 Members for Auxiliary Day, Mothers Day, and added some fun facts from the Education Committee. We delivered them and Mary said it would take a couple hours 7 hours later we finished. We enjoyed visiting with everyone

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Auxiliary Day – May 9th 2020

Auxiliary Day – May 9th 2020

In celebration of the BC Association of Healthcare Auxiliaries 75th Anniversary, the Province has proclaimed May 9, 2020 to be Healthcare Auxiliaries Day. The 76 member auxiliaries provide way beyond a million hours of volunteer time and raise $10,000,000 of funds every year in support of healthcare

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Update on the Sewing Marathon

Update on the Sewing Marathon

An additional 104 OR Scrub Hats, 28 Scrub Bags and 21 Masks were recently delivered to Sechelt Hospital. This brings us to a grand total of 194 OR scrub Hats, 151 Scrub Bags and 118 Masks which well-exceeds the initial request.  JOB WELL DONE!!! (Jane MacDonald reported that

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Staying Safe

Staying Safe

When we have to be out and about we also sport the latest fashion accessories sewn by our talented Auxiliary members such as Anne Selder. Stay safe everyone… Jen and Bob Gray ready for their trip to VGH

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Congratulations to the sewing enthusiasts!

Congratulations to the sewing enthusiasts!

Congratulations to all the amazing sewing enthusiasts in our community. In just under 2 weeks, Karen Biddlecombe mobilized the Auxiliary, teamed up with the Sunshine Coast Quilters Guild and delivered OR Scrub Hats, Scrub Bags and Masks to the Sechelt Hospital, fulfilling a request made by the Hospital Foundation

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