Facebook Auction Earns close to $2000 for LCIH

Citizens of Lanark County reached out through social media to support Lanark County Interval House. Local online seller, Amy Martin knew that she wanted to support the shelter. So she had an idea – use Facebook to connect with other independent sellers to gather donations and then launch a charity auction right on the social media site. The result was several hundred new and used items for an event that lasted a full month with new items added daily. At ...

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Heritage Home Tour Raises $14,000 for Interval House

Over 400 visitors travelled to Carleton Place in the first ever Homes for the House Tour in Carleton Place and Beckwith. The house tour took place on a rainy Sunday morning on June 3rd offering access to some of the area’s most prominent stone and brick homes including the Scottish Mansion, the Old Stone House, The Old Manse, The Findlay Estate, The Neelin Home and one modern show-home from Parkdale Homes builders.

Spirits were high despite the wet weather conditions. The ...

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