Help send the team to the provincials. Thanks to you, we’re more than half way to our goal of $5,000

  • Oct. 26, 2012 7:00 a.m.

The Observer continues to challenge one and all to “Match the Bid” to send the Queen Charlotte Secondary 8-12 Boys Soccer team, our kids, to the Provincials in Victoria.The team must raise $5,000 to cover travel costs by 4:00 pm Tuesday October 30. That’s this coming Tuesday. Support the kids by matching the bids of individuals and local businesses. Please help and act fast! Send your name, bid amount and contact information to HG Observer editor Jeff King observer@haidagwaii.ca A member of the fundraising team will pick up your donation. You can contribute as an individual, business or anonymously. Follow the campaign in real time on this site.Match the bid and support the kids!Contributions master listPledges so far-thanks to everyone, and keep the bids coming!Contributions master list$2,800Al West, Key West $100Tony and Jo-Anne $50Jags Beanstalk $75Don and Alex $200Christine and Dave Martynuik $100.Collinson Construction $100John and Leslie $100Northern Savings Credit Union – Queen Charlotte Branch $150Audrey, Vancouver $50CNR Salvage Ltd. (Chris Putterill) $200Westpoint Automotive $150Pacific Guest House $50James and Maya Cowpar $100Jesse Jones Memorial Fund $250Edgars/Smith Family $100Northern Savings Credit Union – Masset Branch $100Reine Pineault $300Lisa Pineault Enterprise $150I Crosby Contracting $150Misty Moon Ent.- Ken Evans $50Carol Kulesha $25Peter Weeber $100Purple Onion $50Jeff King $100

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