Tickets sell out for fundraising event


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Telegraph Journal Tickets sell out for fundraising event People started lining up for tickets to the Tracy Friars Family and Friends concert at the Imperial Theatre at 4:30 a.m. on Monday. Tickets were sold out in a half hour, the fastest they have ever gone. The annual concert sells out every year. Tickets to this… Read more »

Riverview Lions donate $2,000 to Portage Atlantic


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Members of the Riverview Lions Club were on site at the Cassidy Lake rehabilitation centre on June 27 to present a cheque for $2,000 to Portage Atlantic, which was used to purchase Judo mats and art supplies at the centre.

Portage Atlantic Foundation Annual Campaign 2011-2012


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As the 2011-2012 fundraising year comes to a close, Portage Atlantic would like to take a moment to look back on the past twelve months and what we have been able to achieve with the generous support of our donors. Read more…

Rehabilitation centre raising money for recovery trail


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Kings County Record   Rehabilitation centre raising money for recovery trail The Portage Atlantic drug rehabilitation centre near Norton hopes a relay will help raise mony for its recovery trail, which will provide residents with space for reflection, says interim director Luc Desjardins. The centre, located at Cassidy Lake, runs a drug treatment program for… Read more »

Portage Atlantic graduate awarded bursary


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Amanda, a Portage Atlantic graduate and fourth year psychology student at Saint Thomas University, was recently awarded a $1,000 bursary from the Ron Evans Bursary Fund for post-secondary studies. Portage Atlantic and the Nashwaaksis Lions congratulate Amanda on her accomplishments and wish her all the best in her future endeavours.

A new partnership with Cornerstone 52 Foundation


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Portage would like to thank the Cornerstone 52 Foundation for hosting a very successful Classic Albums Live Beatles Concert, which took place on January 27 at Roy Thompson Hall in Toronto. Over a hundred Portage supporters came out to enjoy the music and a private reception following the concert. The Cornerstone 52 Foundation donated $55,000… Read more »

Bell Let’s Talk mental health awareness campaign supporting Portage


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Portage’s program for Mentally Ill Chemical Abusers (MICA), a residential drug rehabilitation program for adults suffering from both mental illness and substance abuse, will be one of the beneficiaries of Bell’s annual Let’s Talk Day on February 8, 2012. The Let’s Talk campaign invites all Canadians to talk about mental illness in order to fight… Read more »

La Capitale Financial Group donates $100,000 to Portage


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La Capitale Financial Group donates $100,000 to Portage’s “Reconstruire des vies” campaign From left to right: René Rouleau, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of La Capitale Financial Group, Michel Dallaire, President and Chief Executive Officer of Le Fonds de placement immobilier Cominar and Co-Chair of Portage’s “Reconstruire des vies” campaign, Colette Taylor,… Read more »