We would like to thank Dr Drew Markham, Janet Markham, The Algonquin Theatre , all the performers and everyone involved in Huntsville’s Got Talent! Thank you to everyone who supports Community Living Huntsville, thank you to the media for covering this event and promoting inclusion and thank you to our community.

The event was so much fun and we are deeply moved and very grateful for all of the generosity and support that we have received.

Thank you Dr Drew Markham for creating this event and for generously donating to Community Living Huntsville

 

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AND…You are invited to attend a free one hour “Celebrating Inclusion Tour”!

Hundreds have attended- will you? Join us while we celebrate inclusion through hearing stories of the work of Community Living Huntsville and the contributions people who live with the label of a developmental disability have made in our community. The tours are low- key and do not involve walking from place to place. Join us around an intimate table setting and learn more. We can also bring the tours to you to present at your meetings, organizations or clubs. For more information contact Michelle Ainsworth at michelle.ainsworth@clhuntsville.ca or phone 705. 789. 4543 Ex. 241

We thank all who have hosted our tours and who will be hosting upcoming tours. Our hosts are Ambassadors and leaders in our community who promote inclusion. Thank you to everyone who has attended a tour. In January 2017 we are rolling out new stories- you won’t want to miss this!

Upcoming tour dates- 99 West Road, Huntsville in the “Old Stone Schoolhouse”:

  • Monday February 6: 12-1 p.m.. Host Spot Available
  • Wednesday February 22: 5-6 p.m:
  • Hosted by Myke Malone of Huntsville Lake of Bays Chamber of Commerce,   Paul Mabee of PSAV, and Scott Doughty of Hidden Valley Resort
  • Monday March 6: 8:00 a.m.:
  • Hosted by Saige Rand, Rachel Young and Caitlyn Coombs
  • Monday March 6: 6:00 p.m.:
  • Hosted by Kimberly Thompson
  • Wednesday March 22: 5:30- 6:30 p.m.
  • Hosted by Kareen Burns and Christine Kemper- Community Leaders
  • Thursday April 6: 12-1 p.m:
  • Hosted by Taija and Dee O’Riordan of Shop Muskoka
  • Friday April 21: 8-9 a.m. Host Spot Available
  • Monday May 8: 12-1 p.m:
  • Hosted by Joy McEntee of Muskoka Service Agency
  • Wednesday May 24: 5-6 p.m:
  • Hosted by Gwen Jones

We have host spots available. Please contact Michelle Ainsworth at michelle.ainsworth@clhuntsville.ca or phone 705. 789. 4543 Ex. 241 for more information or to sign up to host an upcoming “Celebrating Inclusion Tour”. Thank you for your support!

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    During Community Living Huntsville's Annual General Meeting, Judith Ruan was recognized for all of her wonderful contributions to CLH. Judith has volunteered hours of her time supporting CLH in a variety of capacities- in particular with the "Voices for Inclusion" team and the "Celebrating Inclusion Tours". Thank you Judith!!!

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