Skip to content

Helpers

OSullivan_CLP_Helpers_house-1200x628px-FacebookAd

These stories about the people making positive impacts in our community are made possible through the continued support of Northwood Funeral Home as part of our Community Leaders Program.


Sault youngster does her part to help out

Sault youngster does her part to help out

Ellie Thomsen-Caswell's weekend lemonade stand raised money for the Sault Ste. Marie Humane Society
This 'essential worker' has a wagging tail and floppy ears

This 'essential worker' has a wagging tail and floppy ears

Ginger and her human Melissa Arnold bring smiles and comfort to Extendicare Maple View
Strom makes the most out of ARCH volunteer time

Strom makes the most out of ARCH volunteer time

'It didn't take long to know that it was where I wanted to be', says Lara Strom
Forty years of volunteering shapes Cindy's love of the Y

Forty years of volunteering shapes Cindy's love of the Y

Cindy Ougler finds time to volunteer at least 10 hours at the YMCA every week
After losing spouse to early-onset Alzheimer's, Sault-born author hopes to help others cope

After losing spouse to early-onset Alzheimer's, Sault-born author hopes to help others cope

Sonia Discher's book is full of tips, but ultimately it's about coping with loss and supporting your loved ones, says the author
Community care kits 'door dashed' to area service providers <b>(8 photos)</b>

Community care kits 'door dashed' to area service providers (8 photos)

Plan A Algoma delivered kits that included masks and sanitizer to a number of local organizations that were short on PPE
Volunteer position has made for a meaningful summer for this university student

Volunteer position has made for a meaningful summer for this university student

Kelsey Mackin is among the students volunteers who have been helping out with day-to-day chores around ARCH
Looking for Joey? You'll probably find her at the shelter

Looking for Joey? You'll probably find her at the shelter

For Joey Kirkwood, who is an avid dog-walker for the Sault Ste. Marie Humane Society, dogs are a 'woman's best friend'
Saultite marks fifth year of cycling toward cure for childhood cancer

Saultite marks fifth year of cycling toward cure for childhood cancer

Basil Jones hopes other riders in the Sault will join him in the nationwide challenge to raise money for the cause
Rainbow Camp organizer needs help to make virtual version happen this summer

Rainbow Camp organizer needs help to make virtual version happen this summer

In light of COVID-19 restrictions, organizers have moved to an online format to provide 2SLGBTW youth with an inclusive and safe space this summer