Clem & Naomi Savoie donate $1,000 for Outdoor Basketball Court Project; Foodland customers raise additional $365
Fundraising efforts continue for the new outdoor basketball court in Blackville. Clem & Naomi Savoie of Blackville Foodland have donated $1,000 towards the project, with an additional $365 raised by Foodland customers. The Savoies wish to thank the community for their donations towards the project.
Since August 2021, the following groups/organizations have also made contributions:
- Vickers River Tubing donated $1,000.
- Blackville Mango Health & Wellness committee donated $1,000.
- White Rapids Logging donated $1,000.
- M.E.R. Forestry Ltd. (Steven Moody) donated $1,000.
- Blackville Trio Pizza donated $500.
- Black Brook Salmon Club Inc. donated $1,000.
- TCU Transport Ltd. donated $1,000.
- Ron Underhill Trucking Ltd. donated $1,000.
- JAC Logging donated $2,000.
- The Handyman donated $1,000
- Cains Energy Services Ltd. donated $1,000
Donations towards the Rec Council’s basketball court project can be made at the Blackville village office, 12 South Bartholomew Road. The office is open on Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Cheques can be made payable to the Blackville Recreation Council. E-transfers can be sent to .
A challenge has been put forth to other local businesses and individuals to support this project.