More Than A Company

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In 1959, Frank Flaman started the Flaman company in Saskatchewan with a little bit of equipment – a baler, swather, and 10 grain bins – and a fair share of entrepreneurial acumen. Today, the Flaman Group of Companies spans five provinces, has four divisions (Fitness, Trailers, Agriculture, Rentals), employs over 400 staff, and includes 42 fitness stores, 100 rental dealers, and 10 additional locations. But Flaman is not your typical company. Flaman is a company set up for charity. “We … Continue reading

A Night Of Pumpkins

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On October 23, 30 of our Big and Little Matches had pumpkins up to their elbows! Carving pumpkins that is. They spread out all across West Club with their ideas, pumpkins, carving tools and got right to work making their masterpieces. Some kids were thrilled to dig their fingers into the pumpkin’s insides while others made their Big do that dirty work. Each pumpkin had its own unique personality – from a basic scary face to elaborate landscapes. One young … Continue reading

10 Reasons to Come to Lobster Lovers!

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We are so excited for November 21 – the date of our Lobster Lovers Gala at Northlands. It’s an amazing Dinner and Auction in support of our community’s children and you’re invited! Lobster Lovers isn’t just one of our largest fundraisers, it’s also one of our favourite events! Here are 10 reasons why you should come spend the evening with us. 1)    Be Inspired One of our amazing moms, Siann, will share her and her son’s personal story of needing, … Continue reading

Weldco Mentoring Program – Leading the Way

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One of our Corporate Mentoring Partners, Weldco, shared with us this lovely newsletter article about their program! Weldco is proud to be one of the first few companies to develop a Corporate Mentoring Program with Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area (BGCBigs). In fact, Weldco is the 5th Corporate Mentoring partner and BGCBigs has fortunately recruited another three partners since. Continuing to grow, Weldco has expanded its program from four mentors and five mentees … Continue reading

Servus Credit Union & Our Community

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In anticipation of our upcoming Lobster Lovers Gala, we are excited to share this note from our friends at Servus Credit Union. We are so grateful that Servus has again committed to providing the delicious lobster for the evening. Servus Credit Union is honoured to partner with the Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton once again on their annual Lobster Lovers Gala in support of children! Servus has been a loyal sponsor of Lobster Lovers for … Continue reading