A new season of fundraising is underway for the Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary.
On October 18 th our Semiahmoo group is holding a bake sale in the cafeteria of the Hospital from 9:00 until 1:00. They will be selling all types of baked goods including cookies, loaves, muffins and scones.
The Fall Bridge luncheon will take place on October 25 th at St. Marks Anglican church located on 20 th avenue.
This event includes an afternoon of Bridge, a luncheon, door prizes and raffles. The Les Papillons group has been hosting this event for the past 20 years and has raised over 50,000 for the Hospital.
If you would like tickets call Jean Meadley at 604 535 3507.
Our famous linen sale hosted by our Kwatcha group will be held on November 9 th at the Ocean Park Community Hall (1577 28th St.) from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. There will be lots of bedding, table cloths and china for sale.
The leader of this group has told me that she is already having phone calls about this sale from people in Burnaby asking her when and where this event will take place.
Our Superfluity thrift shop has had a makeover this September, with new splashy graphics on our green wall. The wall graphics and photos highlight some of the major projects that we have funded.
There will be a customer appreciation event for Thanksgiving on Friday October 11th and Saturday October 12th. Customers will receive 20 per cent off their entire purchase.
On October 15th -19 th there will be a black clothing sale and all black
clothing will be 50 per cent off.
Our Halloween costumes are on the shop floor and are beginning to sell. We also have a large selection of home décor for this event. Many of these items are new.
Our Thrift shop now holds a $1.49 day which is held on the first Tuesday of the month. Many of our regular customers look forward to this sale. Please follow us on Facebook.
Our Gift shop in the lobby of the hospital will be receiving new fall stock, clothing and handbags as well jewellery. The buyers are always on the look out for items that will brighten up the lives of not only our patients but visitors as well.
There are gifts for the newborn, hand knitted baby sets and Flower arrangements for friends and family made by our own talented Flower Power volunteers. Please visit our amazing Gift Shop and help us support the purchase of equipment for the hospital.
The Auxiliary is always looking for new members. We need volunteers with cashier experience for the two retail shops. Volunteer shifts are flexible with a minimum commitment of a 4- hour shift once a week. Men are also needed to help at the Superfluity Shop.
If you would like to join, please pick up a membership package at the information desk at the hospital or at the Superfluity Shop, located at 15163 Prospect Ave., or on our website at www.pahas.ca.
We can also be reached on Facebook at Peace Arch Hospital Auxiliary.