Royal LePage Gives Back
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: Athabasca
PRAAC (Athabasca & Area's Prevention of Relationship Abuse Action Committee) & THRIVE
On September 13, 2019, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $5000 towards the THRIVE program at Walk a Mile in Her Shoes: Athabasca hosted by PRAAC.
The REALTORS have been supporting PRAAC and the THRIVE program since 2012, and this year's donation brings the total donated to this program to $37,350.
THRIVE is Athabasca and area’s prevention and intervention of relationship abuse program offered through Healthy Families Healthy Futures. THRIVE provides non-judgemental, respectful, inclusive, confidential support to individuals affected by relationship abuse in our community. It is available FREE to all ages and all genders. For more information about THRIVE, visit their webpage at www.athabascapraac.ca.
Road to Hope
On December 12, 2018, the REALTORS of Royal LePage Realty donated $1000 to Road to Hope.
Since 2013, the REALTORS have donated a total of $4600.00 to Road to Hope through sponsorships and direct donations.
"ROAD TO HOPE" is a local (Athabasca to Lac La Biche) foundation that assists people with cancer who travel to Edmonton for treatments. Volunteer drivers drive patients to and from their appointments.
Extendicare Athabasca Resident Council
Extendicare Athabasca Resident Council uses the funds for the various resident programming projects
WHIPS Breakfast Program
On December 12, 2018, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $1000 towards the Whispering Hills Primary School Breakfast Program.
Learning starts with a good breakfast, and the REALTORS wanted to make sure that each young student had continued access to this vital nutrition program.
LTIS Grab and Go Program
On December 12, 2018, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $1000 to the Landing Trail Intermediate School for this Grab and Go Program.
Proper nutrition is important for learning, so the REALTORS wanted to ensure this program continues in our schools.
Aspen View School Nutrition Programs and Learning Commons
In December 2017, the Realtors of Royal LePage County Realty donated a total of $3600 to the Aspen View School Division to be divided between the three school lunch programs (Edwin Parr Composite School Food For Thought Program; Landing Trail Intermediate School Grab and Go Morning Snack Program; Whispering Hills Primary School Breakfast Buffet Program) PLUS a portion was also donated to the new Learning Commons area at the New EPC Library.
Athabasca Food Bank
Since September 2017, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty have donated a total of $3000.00 to the Athabasca Food Bank.
Every week, hundred of families utilize the Athabasca Food Bank, and this $1000.00 donation pays for the shipping costs to bring 65,000 pounds of food from the Central Food Bank location to Athabasca.
Athabasca & Area Santa's Anonymous
On December 14, 2016, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $500 worth of gift cards to Athabasca and Area's Santa's Anonymous.
These gift cards will be given to teens as part of the program.
This brings the total amount donated by the REALTORS® of Royal LePage County Realty to Athabasca and Area Santa's Anonymous to $2908.92.
Santa's Anonymous is a local project to serve the families in the Town of Athabasca and within the County of Athabasca who need a helping hand at Christmas.
Rotary Club of Athabasca - Rotary Way Paving Project
On December 9, 2015, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $1800 towards the Rotary Club of Athabasca's Rotary Way Paving Project.
Athabasca's Rotary Way Trail will connect the community from the Athabasca County Administration office to the Athabasca Regional Multiplex.
Smith School - Apple School Donation
In May 2014, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $400 to the Smith School towards their apple program for 2015
Smith School is a part of the Alberta Project Promoting Active Living and Healthy Eating (APPLE Schools). This program helps to define effective ways to create a healthy school community.
The program has brought greater awareness to the importance of healthy living habits and overall comprehensive school healthy - focusing on physical fitness, social well-being, mental healthy and nutritional health. Healthy students are better learners.
LTIS Breakfast for Learning Program and Apple School Donation
In December 2014, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $536.51 towards the Landing Trail Intermediate School Breakfast for Learning Program and to purchase a case of apples through the Apple School program.
The program ensures that the students of our community receive a balanced breakfast or additional apple at lunch/snack if needed.
Boyle's Santa's Helping Hands
On December 5, 2014, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $1000 towards Boyle's Santa's Helping Hands.
This group of elves help out the families in the Boyle area who are in need of some extra help for the Christmas season.
With this donation, Boyle's Santa's Helping Hands will be able to buy turkeys for half of the families receiving hampers.
On November 26, 2014, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $1000 towards the MOVEMBER campaign.
Brian Rabin (third from the left) was raising funds on behalf of MOVEMBER.
Athabasca Lions Children's Heritage Playground Project
In 2013/14, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated a total of $1000 towards the Athabasca Lions Club Children's Heritage Playground Project.
Opened in October 2013, the playground is constructed at the Athabasca Riverfront. Residents and visitors are able to enjoy the state-of-the-art equipment and the variety of fun features.
LTIS Playground Fundraiser
On June 25, 2014, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty donated $1000 towards the Landing Trail Intermediate School (LTIS) Playground Project.
Scheduled for construction during the summer of 2014, the new and unique, modern playground is set to feature a 3-storey tower, 4 types of swings, a new basketball court, a soccer net and more.
The new playground will be ready for the students for September 2014.
Hope Haven Women's Shelter
As of May 2012, the REALTORS of Royal LePage County Realty in Athabasca, Alberta have donated $896.25 to HOPE HAVEN.
Hope Haven, located in Lac La Biche, Alberta is the local women's shelter servicing the area.
The donations will be used by Hope Haven to allow them to continue offering shelter, supplies, programs and services to women and children in need.