FAIR TRADE OLDS MAKES A SPLASH IN ITS 10TH YEAR
10TH ANNIVERSARY CONTINUES AT NATIONAL CONFERENCE IN 2020
(OLDS, Alberta – December 20, 2019
) When Olds Institute formed the Fair Trade Olds committee, it likely didn’t imagine the visibility it would have gained for the community a decade later.
“We’ve had a presence on the national stage on several occasions, with our youth at Olds High School to the awards we’ve won and international producers we’…
Humanitarian, Citizen and Youth Citizen of the Year Awards nominations now open
The Olds Institute for Community & Regional Development invites your participation in nominating outstanding individuals from Olds and District for The Olds and District Humanitarian of the Year, Citizen of the Year and Youth Citizen of the Year awards.
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The #Good4_Dot Challenge – log 150 acts of good by July 1
Dot Negropontes is one of the nominees from Olds for the Women of Excellence Award. She was instrumental in the Community Learning Campus which is now an internationally renowned education model. She was the Canadian contact for Anonymous Good, and spurred the #Good4_Olds Challenge to encourage us all to do small acts of good for others in our community. It was a resounding success, particularly with our youth.
News: LOCALLY OWNED UTILITY COMPANY SUPPORTS EMERGENCY SHELTER WITH FUNDING
Mountain View Power, a locally owned utility reseller, returns profits back to the community with a donation to the Mountain View Emergency Shelter.
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Date: April 28, 2017
LOCALLY OWNED UTILITY COMPANY SUPPORTS EMERGENCY SHELTER WITH FUNDING
Mountain View Power helps pow
|4512 – 46 St, Olds, Alberta Canada T4H 1R5
News: OI Legacy Fund Donation to Hope 4 MVC Kids Society
GRANT CHEQUE FROM LEGACY FUND PRESENTED TO LOCAL COMMUNITY GROUP IN OLDS
Hope 4 MVC Kids Society receives funding from investment pool
This organization is the recipient of the Community Legacy Fund for 2016. Cheque presentation was made at a recent Olds Institute board meeting by Cody Becker, Chair of Olds Institute and Doug Martinson a representative of Mountain View Power.
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We are engaged with some students in their Third Year of the Agribusiness Program at Olds College. As part of their Academic program they need to complete some market research prior to proposing some marketing strategies for the Olds Institute.
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New Uptowne Olds coordinator hired – Olds Albertan
New Uptowne Olds coordinator hired
Tuesday, Jan 17, 2017 10:00 am By: Doug Collie
The Uptowne Olds committee has hired a new coordinator to replace Debbie Ohlhausen, who is moving to Prince Edward Island this spring.
Dalaura Glubrecht, currently an assistant to Ohlhausen at her Different Strokes art gallery, will officially become the new Uptowne Olds coordinator on April 1. She hopes to also take over the art gall
Uptowne Olds Chronicle for November 2016
Welcome to the Uptowne Olds Chronicle, a newsletter designed for Uptowne Olds member businesses and community fans to celebrate what make us special!
Click here to download a PDF version of the Uptowne Chronicle November 2016
Medical student may locate in Olds – Olds Albertan
Medical student may locate in Olds
Skills event drums up interest
Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 10:45 am
By: Doug Collie
An event to showcase medical facilities and the Olds community may have already paid off, because one medical student is seriously considering locating here when he completes his training.
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