Sunday, August 23, 2015

One Year Anniversary--Fundraiser For Therapeutic Riding Association -Maple Ridge(August 23, 2014)

Ad/Poster Donated to the cause from
Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows News

I made the collage of the groups used here.
Ad/Poster donated to the cause from
Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows Times 

I am not doing this article to not do any bragging what this is a celebration of what took place and a thank you to all that took part in all of it.
First off Yvan Charette and staff at The Haney Public House for hosting the event.

The bands that helped the night be a hit!

Brad Curtis & The Some X 6 Band (Coquitlam)

The Ruskin River Band(Maple Ridge)

Dahlmer's Realm (Edmonton)

Warrborn(Maple Ridge)

My Own Chaos(Vancouver) 

The Rappists(Maple Ridge)

So many people that donated items for the silent auction as well.

 #1- Laughter Zone 101--Comedy Classes 
Donated by Janice Bannister

#2- Bean Around Books Gift Certificates
Donated by Dan Raimy

#3- Outland Fire Bowl 
Donated by Scott O'Dell(Haney Home Hardware)

#4-Outland Fire Bowl
Donated by Todd O'Dell( Woodworks)

#5 -One Hour Massage 
Donated by James Duran R.M.T(Partners In Health)

#6 -Hair Package--$40.00 off hair coloring
Donated by Feathers Hair styling Salon)

#7-Round of Golf for 2
Donated by Jim Coulter(Maple Ridge News)

#8--Signed CD Package --Prism/54-40/Rheostatics/Red Elvisis 
Donated by Paul--(What Not Shop)

#9- Dynamic Music Lessons --4- 1/2 hr lessons for voice/piano or guitar
Dontaed by Jen Lewin (Dynamic Music Lessons)

#10-- Sarah Mclachlan Signed CD
Donated by Sarah Mclachlan//Macklam Feldman

#11- Memory Foam Pillows 
Donated by Fuller Watson 

#12-- Pies from Mom & Me Pies
Donated from Ernie & Judy Daykin(Former Mayor of Maple Ridge & his wife)

#13-- Whitecaps Tickets 
Donated by Allan Larose 

#14--Native Purse
Donated by Roxanne Van Meer

#15-- ECCW Wrestling Tickets (20) 
Donated by Mary Diaz(ECCW)

#16 - Rick Hansen Signed Copy of "Man in Motion"
Donated by Rick Hansen(Another signed copy was generously given to the North Fraser Therapeutic Riding Association)

#17--Save On Foods Gift Basket 
Donated by Save On Foods --ValleyfairMall--Maple Ridge

#18-- Noelle Nadeau
Donated a painting of hers for the Auction

#19--Settlers of Catan board game
Donated by Little Shop of Movies

#20 Eagles Head carving
Donated by George 

There are others that also gave of time and energy to help as well:

Jon Aaron MC'd at the last possible minute.

Rita & Char Tupper from MetalTitans came and reviewed the show and took pictures as well, greatly appreciated.

Below is the link for the review:-also above the review is pics from the show --really was a great honor to have them both there.

Metaltitans--Review Fundraiser(click here)

Nikki Law from Century Media Records sent some CDs (6)my way as well.
 Got a $25.00 Gas Card from Bashir at Chevron(223rd street)
Extra Foods also donated a $25.00 gift card
Norrine Braun donated some CDs , Buttons and Magnets 
Plastic Yellow Band donated some download cards and 13 copies of their cd "Breathe Air"
Keith Alan Mitchell donated 6 copies of his CD "This Clumsy World"
Another incredible donation was by Ashir of Sure Copy on Lougheed Highway--the man was incredible , for starters printed up the Silent Auction sheets , tickets,  and any and all posters for FREE! posters that you saw at the start of this article.
He also gave me pads of paper--must have been about 50 or better.

Do not fear I am already in the planning stages for next spring already have one band interested with others to be asked down the road --but looking for sponsors this time around as well and some other things to consider --but that will come in time, folks.

I humbly thank you all for the memories and look forward to making some more in the new year!

Thank you for reading this
Anthony Nadeau

This is day #23 of the authors pledge

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