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Bay Village Coffee Halloween Car Hop for Our Kids Count

91.5 CKPR, Rock 94 and Energy 103 104 are proud to support the Bay Village Coffee Halloween Car Hop for Our Kids Count – Saturday, October 31st.
Presented by Half-Way Motors

Bay Village Coffee Halloween Car Hop for Our Kids Count – Saturday, October 31st.

Simply drive into Bay Village Coffee – the first 500 ghouls and goblins will receive a LOOT BAG FULL OF TREATS delivered to your vehicle with any donation to Our Kids Count.

It’s Safe Fun for everyone – The Halloween Car Hop, Saturday, October 31st – 5 to 8pm, at Bay Village Coffee corner of Bay and Water Street.
 

14th Annual Gear Up For Outdoors Spread the Warmth Contactless Winter Coat Drive

91.5 CKPR, Rock 94, Energy 103 104 are proud to present the 14th Annual Gear Up For Outdoors Spread the Warmth Contactless Winter Coat Drive
Due to the Covid-19 concerns Gear Up For Outdoors has spent many hours with our staff, partners & recipients to ensure we can mitigate any risks & provide protocol that is meaningful & keeps safety top of mind.
We have re-named the event for this Season…
The Spread the Warmth Contactless Winter Coat Drive.
The Need for this community for cold weather jackets & coats during these unprecedented times will be enormous and I’m sure our community will as they have done over the past 14 years… be up to the Challenge to Spread the Warmth. Since we are the City with the Giant Heart.
Gear Up For Outdoors Ltd. COVID-19 Safety Protocol:
• All Coats & Jackets must be washed & clean
• Store them in individual clear plastic bags 1 Jacket per bag
• Gender & Size marked on each bag
• Drop off at Gear Up ~ Right Side Entrance Door
• Laundry Bin Drop Off Site - Ring Buzzer
• Receive Keg Donation Coupon Receipt for Draw
• Jackets are held in quarantine in separate rolling laundry bins
• Separated for Children, Women & Men in Gear Up's back warehouse
• Weekly Pick-Up by Shelter House S.O.S. Van for distribution.

NEEDS & REQUIREMENTS:
After discussions with Precious Bundles, Shelterhouse & Grace Place they find the following will be critical this season;
• Precious Bundles; larger Kids & Youth sizing
• Shelter House/Grace Place; larger Men's & Women's sizing
• Shelter House will have a Donation Box & Private Envelopes located at Gear Up's Front Counter for any Monetary Donations.

DATES:
• Coat Drive Dates: Monday October 5th thru to Sunday December 20th, 2020
• Draw Date: Monday December 21st, 2020 all winners will be notified.
• Drop Off Location: Gear Up For Outdoors Ltd. 894 Alloy Place [Off of Central Avenue]

ABOUT THE COAT DRIVE:
The days are getting shorter and colder let’s get ready to "Spread the Warmth"
Thank you Thunder Bay for supporting our 14th season and our community partnership between Gear Up For Outdoors, Shelter House [Grace Place], Precious Bundles, and The Keg Steakhouse & Bar.
So many in our community are blessed by the donations of your winter coats. There is never trouble finding a warm fit for those in need. The generosity of our community & outlying areas has always left a lasting impression on all those who benefit from your generous donations. 
This Event would not be complete without mentioning our partners; The Keg Steakhouse & Bar, TBaytel as well as our Media Partners; Dougall Media, The Walleye and Shout Media.
Numerous businesses within our community encourage their employees, friends and families to "Spread the Warmth" and give generously for those in need;
A Special thanks for the following businesses and their employees;
Grant Thornton, RBC, Canada BrokerLink, Push Fitness, Maintain Air/Porter and Sleeping Giant Brewery.
With the cold weather upon us we thank the Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce for their invaluable network of business owners for getting the word out to their employees, friends and families for the 2020 Spread the Warmth Winter Coat Drive Campaign.
The Staff at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Center TBRHSC are so deserving.
The North of Superior Health Group "NOSH" [Terrace Bay, Marathon & Schreiber Hospitals] collect donations along the North Shore communities and Courtesy Courier brings them to Thunder Bay.
Public School groups also help in collecting jackets & coats for this annual community event.
A special thanks to Lowery's Thunder Bay for the exposure of the Spread the Warmth Campaign on their digital signboard on Central Avenue.
Supreme Cleaners & Lakehead Cleaners have been gracious in providing Clean Sorting Laundry Bins and the first tranche of 50 coats for the 2020 campaign. Thanks so very much Pinot.
Thanks to Katherine & Gary Sanwald one of our long time customers. During the off season they will purchases clothing & accessories from the local Thrift Stores in Town when their items go on at half price and purchases them for the Coat Drive each and every year. Thank so very much Gary & Katherine.

In Support of Shelter House Thunder Bay & Precious Bundles
The Staff of Gear Up for Outdoors has given their time generously over the past 14 years; a true testament to the success of this community based project.
Gear Up For Outdoors & The Keg Steakhouse, presents the Spread the Warmth Contactless Winter Coat Drive. Be a a part of something great this winter and bring in any of your Clean [Covid-19 Protocol] winter jackets/coats and they will be donated to our friends at Precious Bundles, The Shelter House & Grace Place. Grace Place is the distribution center for all of the jackets & coats collected on behalf of Shelter House Thunder Bay. 
• Precious Bundles [Infants to age 16]  The Need for Kids Clothing is always dire.
• Shelter House [Adult Men/Women]  Grace Place ensures delivery to those in need.

For every donation collected you will receive;
• A chance to win 1 of [5] $100.00 Keg Steakhouse & Bar Gift Certificates.
• Gear Up For Outdoors will give you a 10% Discount on the purchase price of a new winter jacket.
• Draw & Winners will be notified on Monday Dec 21st. Just in time for Christmas Gift Giving.

Thunder Bay Historical Museums Classic Car Raffle

Rock 94, 91.5 CKPR and Energy 103 104 are proud to support the Thunder Bay Historical Museums Classic Car Raffle!

Want a chance to win a 1969 Chevy Camaro? Here’s your chance!
Enter Thunder Bay Museum’s Classic Car Raffle and you could drive away in a beautiful Camaro, professionally appraised at $44,500
The winner will be drawn on May 1st, 2021 at Fat Guys Auto parts.
15,000 tickets printed and the prices are:

- 1 for $15
- 2 for $20
- 5 for $40
- 15 for $100
- 80 for $500

Tickets available at:
- Tronsen Automotive
- DC Automotive
- Crystal Beach Variety
- South Neebing Variety
- The Harley Davidson dealership
- Marnics Mobile
- Breeny's Auto
- Caspien Auto

The car parked in front of the Arthur St Canadian Tire Centre from October 16th-22nd, 2020

All proceeds support the operation of the museum.

Lottery License number M835459

Northern Delights- Fall Harvest

91.5 CKPR, Rock 94, Energy 103 104 and Tbnewswatch.com are proud to support Northern Delights- Fall Harvest
Held bi-annually, Northern Delights is Thunder Bay’s fall and winter culinary festival which was first established in 2015 by local Restauranteurs.
The Festival, now led by Tourism Thunder Bay, offers the perfect opportunity for patrons to discover delicious cuisine and celebrate the local restaurant and food scene.
This season’s festival, titled ‘Fall harvest’, runs for the full month of October, and features 15 participating restaurants, many featuring local ingredients, presenting Prix Fixe lunch and dinner menus highlighting the best of Thunder Bay’s culinary delights which are priced between $10 to $55. 

The public is encouraged visit participating restaurants during Northern Delights Fall harvest to sample their limited time offers and enjoy delicious local food. Learn more at www.VisitThunderBay.com/NorthernDelights


Participating Restaurants:

·         Anchor & Ore
·         Bight Restaurant
·         Curry Up Now
·         Daytona's
·         El Tres
·         The Foundry
·         Fox on the Run
·         Giorg Cucina E Barra
·         Good Life Food Co.
·         My Place
·         Masala Grille
·         Portside Restaurant
·         Red Lion Smokehouse
·         Silver Birch Restaurant
·         The Sal
 

Grand A Day 2020 in support of the St Joseph’s Foundation.

91.5 CKPR, Rock 94, Energy 103 104, Global Thunder Bay, CKPR Thunder Bay, Tbnewswatch.com and The Thunder Bay Source are proud to support Grand A Day 2020 in support of the St Joseph’s Foundation.

Grand A Day 2020!

Tickets On Sale Monday, August 31

Draws will be taking place every day in December with $1000 being given away every day!

Tickets are $100 each or 3/$250 …. 1800 tickets printed so don’t miss out!

Early bird draws taking place every Friday in November for $1000 each, and 1 additional Early bird draw of $5000 being given away on November 30!!!

Total of $50,000 to be won!!!

For tickets, call 768-4440 or visit St. Joseph’s Heritage
Lottery License #M835526
 

Feed the Kids with Franki’s Pizzeria & Prestige Home Comfort-Help Fill Backpacks for the Isthmus Pro

91.5 CKPR, Rock 94, Energy 103 104 are proud to support Feed the Kids with Franki’s Pizzeria & Prestige Home Comfort

Help Fill Backpacks for the Isthmus Program in Thunder Bay

Online Donation Drive from October 19- November 8th

For the past 2 years, Feed the Kids with Franki has raised enough monetary and food donations to feed over 125 hungry children in Thunder Bay through the Isthmus Program. The Isthmus Program connects hungry children with food to eat on the weekends when they would otherwise be hungry.

This year, has been a little different to say the least, however the need is still there, if not more! So this year we’re taking it ONLINE with listeners being encouraged to visit www.isthmus.ca to make a donation towards the Isthmus Program in Thunder Bay.

Thousands of kids in our community go hungry when they head home from school on the weekends.
That’s why Franki’s Pizzeria and Prestige Home Comfort are teaming up to work with Isthmus to make sure Thunder Bay’s kids are taken care of.
120 dollars covers one child’s meals on the weekend for a whole school year. In an effort to support as many kids as possible, now more than ever…Any donation helps.
So if you’re in a position to give, please consider donating online.
Head to www.isthmus.ca and select “Thunder Bay” to make sure your donation comes home.