Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Faces At Townshippers’

Townshippers’ Association is delighted to welcome two interns to our staff for the summer, Communications and Culture intern Lindsay McAllister and Youth Sector Coordinator intern Matthew Johnson. Originally from Ontario, Lindsay is currently completing her degree as an International Studies and Sociology major at Bishop’s University. She is accompanied to work everyday by her service dog, Madden, a year and a half year old Rottweiler. Over the

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Determined Teen Wins Essay

When a contest challenged the English-speaking high school class of 2013 to show how they have, or will, Excel in the Estrie!, it was Sharon Renold’s  essay, highlighting that overcoming obstacles is key to future success,  that won the award. Launched last March by Make Way For YOUth, a project from Townshippers’ Association that supports youth retention, the essay contest invited high school seniors in the Estrie to share their challenges

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Last week to enter; Volunteer & WIN VIP Access

Volunteering for the 2013 Summer Games already has its privileges and if you are part of the English-speaking community, volunteering also comes with a chance to WIN a Games VIP package from Townshippers’ Association! Next August 2 - 17, some 4,200 athletes along with thousands of other visitors, including coaches, media and spectators, from across the country will gather in Sherbrooke for the 2013 Canada Summer Games giving our community the opportunity

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Interview – Rachel Hunting, Director of Townshippers’ Association
T-Day 2012; the Red Guard of the Royal 22nd Regiment Freedom of the City
T-Day 2012; Opening Ceremony
Townshippers’ speak at bill 14 public hearings March 12, 2013
Welcome to our new site!

Welcome to the new !  After much hard work, we have finally launched the redesign for Townshippers’ home online. As you can see there are some dramatic changes to be found. The new site was designed with you in mind. We have made efforts to ensure it is user friendly and even easier to find the information you need. We invite you to take the time to explore and while your clicking around, be sure to stop by the new Townships

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2013 AGM; Cooperative goals and new websites launched
Press Release

Press Release For Immediate Distribution Cooperative goals and new websites launched; a recap of Townshippers’ Association’s 2013 Annual General Meeting   Orford, June 10, 2013 – Networking, a compact agenda and the unveiling of newly rejuvenated websites, topped the lively schedule of events at Townshippers’ Association’s 34th Annual General Meeting. More than 35 members and guests were in attendance at the soiree held last Friday,

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Outstanding Townshippers’ Nominations Open

They are out there and we all know at least one. Those ordinary people who are doing all manner of things to make the English-speaking community better. Why not show that wonderful citizen you know that their efforts – through volunteerism, profession, social activism, mentoring, or philanthropy - are appreciated by nominating them for the Outstanding Townshippers Award! Kate Holbrook, Townshippers’ Community and Culture Coordinator, has been

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