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Chili-Eh Cookoff!

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It was indeed a chilly cook off in Leduc on Saturday!  Riseup Board member Jeana Schuurman, Executive Director Erna Carter and Jeana’s grandma served pumpkin and apple pie slices and distributed promotional materials about the work of Riseup Society Alberta at Leduc’s annual Chili-Eh Cookoff.  It was a good day and we enjoyed meeting with […]

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Community Awareness Day Thorsby

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We were happy to be able to attend the Community Awareness Day in Thorsby this year.  Questions were written on a wheel and community members were invited to spin the wheel to learn more about family violence.  Special thanks to Sam at 9Round Leduc for the use of the wheel.

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Community Registration Day

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Riseup had a booth at the recent Community Registration Day held at the Alexandra Arena in Leduc.  Visitors to our booth were given an opportunity to spin the wheel to answer questions about family violence and what Riseup Society Alberta does to help those impacted by family violence.  We enjoyed great participation from those that […]

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Tear Bag Burning Ceremony

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Anyone who has a ‘tear bag’ at Riseup is invited to come to the Lion’s campground in Leduc on July 21 from 3 to 5 p.m. for a tear bag burning event.  Call Riseup at 780-739-7473 Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays for more information.

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Thank you The One 93.1 Leduc Radio

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At their recent birthday bash,  93.1 The One Leduc Radio raffled a signed guitar with all proceeds going to Riseup.  Allison Horrigan and Katie Stanners delivered the proceeds to Riseup.   It was a great birthday party with good food and great music at Blackjacks Roadhouse.  Thank you so much for your donation!  Your gift is […]