August 19 Update

posted over 7 years ago by margpollon
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We are pleased that many of the needs posted on this site have been met. We are still searching, however, for a home for a Bridgleland resident who is looking for a two bedroom townhouse. If you know of any units coming available for Oct. 1, please post or call…

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Donations/Needs Update, August 12, 2013

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Our match-making is progressing wonderfully well. It has truly been a blessing to see the joy coming not only from those who receive help but also from those who are assisting those affected by the floods.

We have three families adopted to date and from the feed-back, the matches have…

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Children's Toys/Stuffies

posted over 7 years ago by margpollon
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Toys and loveable stuffed critters for flood victims or a charitable organization. Please contact Janet Harris.

Business - 403-723-5230 Home - 403-287-1747 Email: janet.harrismcleod@champ-tech.com or janetmcbun@shaw.ca

Churches rally to help flood victims

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Doris Fleck, writer for City Light News, shares experiences of various churches, agencies, ministries and individuals who have helped and continue to assist Alberta Flood victims. http://www.calgarychristian.com/

Larry Heather, Gospel Roads, interviews Samaritan's Purse and Bridges of Love to hear stories of people assisted through the Alberta flood situation. bridgesoflove.net/Track16.mp3

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Bridges of Love's Flood Relief Efforts Update

posted over 7 years ago by margpollon
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Matches are starting to occur more readily due to the increase in needs being posted to our site. Two vehicles were recently matched with flood victims who lost their mode of transportation. What a gift to be mobile again... Thank you to the kind generosity of those who donated cars.…

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Adopt-a-Family Video

posted over 7 years ago by bridgesoflove
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The 2013 Alberta Flood has destroyed more than property. In most cases it has washed away hope and left a thick layer of muck and despair for many families. Bridges of Love Ministry is creating Adopt-a-Family to come along side these people with an encouraging word, a hand with the…

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Alberta Recovers now on facebook

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To help us all keep more current with how we can pool our support for the the recovery and rebuilding efforts of those devastated by the 2013 Alberta Flood, please check out and "like" our new facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/albertarecovers. Please also share this link with your network so…

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Helping rebuild Alberta communities

posted over 7 years ago by bridgesoflove
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In late June Southern Alberta was devastated by unprecedented flooding. Whether rural communities like High River, urban neighbourhoods in Calgary, or the southern Alberta First Nations, thousands of people have been affected.

In a truly Albertan and Canadian manner, the very best of the human spirit has risen as we…

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Backpacks and Hair Cuts for back to school.

posted over 7 years ago by margpollon
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5th year of Back-to-School event is being held at Highland MB church located 4018 Centre B street NW. Monday, August 19 and Tuesday, August 20th where we give out to people who need a boost for back to school -- free backpacks with school supplies and free haircuts from volunteer…

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New High River Help Line

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New High River Help Line - 1-855-266-1605

**The Magrath Golf Club in Lethbridge announced:**

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We are so very appreciative to the Magrath Golf Club for choosing Bridges of Love to administer their donations as we continue with the flood recovery and rebuilding efforts.

"We Pledge: For every Regular 18 Hole Round of Golf, $3.00 to Bridges of Love Ministry, bridgesoflove.net alberta.recovers.org Please Help us

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Legal Aid Alberta

posted over 7 years ago by bridgesoflove
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For those who are requesting legal aid, please check out your eligibility for assistance by Legal Aid Alberta on their web site at:

http://www.legalaid.ab.ca/help/Pages/Eligibility.aspx

We have asked Legal Aid Alberta for more details on what assistance they provide for those affected by the 2013 Alberta Flood and will provide more…

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"Build-A-Bear" donation

posted over 7 years ago by bridgesoflove
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We are so very appreciative to Georgina, a nine year old little girl who felt the children's loss, when she saw a photo of a dirty pair of bears in the back seat of a car, devastated by the flood. She made the decision on her own, to share her…

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Donated items

posted over 7 years ago by margpollon
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We continue to be so thankful for the generosity of so many. We had an offer of a 2002 Intrepid automobile to a flood victim who lost their mode of transportation. 250,000 kms. and is in good running order. V8 with leather seats.

If you are ready for good used…

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Mold

posted over 7 years ago by margpollon
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Mould is found everywhere in our natural environment. For the outdoors, it plays a part in breaking down dead organic matter, such as fallen leaves and dead trees. But mould that grows indoors may cause health problems, especially to those with allergies.

High humidity and moisture are the main causes…

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