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Flemming Recognized for Philanthropy and Volunteerism

“Celebrating Jack. If you don’t know why, you don’t know Jack!” May 3, 2017 – CHESTER – Halifax businessman and philanthropist, Jack Flemming, was feted by the Participants, Staff and Board of Bonny Lea Farm at a surprise party today marking Flemming’s over 30 years of volunteer service and fundraising on their behalf. For more than…Read more >

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Thank you Grace – A Tribute to Grace McClung

On January 23, we joined friends and family in celebrating the life of one of Bonny Lea Farm’s cherished family members, Grace McClung. Grace became a friend and strong advocate for Bonny Lea Farm more than 30 years ago when her daughter Susie began living and working here. Both were known for their outgoing personalities….Read more >

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Bonny Lea Farm Launches Annual Fund Drive

Ever wonder if you make a difference? So many people these days wonder if they make a difference. As Bonny Lea Farm launches its Annual Fund Drive on November 23, the organization wants to assure existing and potential donors that their support makes a big difference in the lives of the people who live and work…Read more >

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Bonny Lea Farm Marks October as “Thanks For Giving” Month

The Participants, Staff and Board of Bonny Lea Farm have identified October as “Thanks For Giving” month to celebrate the individuals, organizations and businesses that have supported us over the years. “We’ve been around for over forty years and are fortunate to have some people who have been with us every step of the way….Read more >

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Joanne’s Project: Wheelchair Accessible Van

Earlier this year we launched Joanne’s Project: Wheelchair Accessible Van, with donations from the Lunenburg-Queen District Masons, Mahone Bay Area Lions and an Anonymous donor. On Tuesday, September 6, the Lions of Zone 9 (Lunenburg, Queens and Shelburne counties) chose Joanne’s Project as their Zone Project. This means that they will raise funds to support our…Read more >

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Annual Report 2015-2016

We are pleased to share the South Shore Community Service Association 2015-2016 Annual Report with you. Please take a moment and see what we have been doing. Click here to download our report with live links to videos, social media and more.

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Why is Ben Smiling?

The following article appeared in a special “Leave A Legacy” insert in the Chronicle Herald on May 31, 2016.   Ben has been participating in the Day Program at Bonny Lea Farm for a few years. He feels a great sense of pride in the work he does and enjoys the new friendships that he…Read more >

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Bonny Lea Farm Receives Over $9000 from District Masons

Masonic Lodge Selects Bonny Lea Farm as 2016 District Project May 16, 2016 – CHESTER – Derrick Coolen, District Deputy Grand Master of Masons for Lunenburg and Queens counties arrived at Bonny Lea Farm today with exciting news. Bonny Lea Farm has been selected as the District project and has received $9184 to be used…Read more >

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Volunteer Appreciation Tea

June 9th 2:00 PM

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Bonny Lea Farm Invites “Anyone” to Take Part in the Blue Nose Marathon

February 17, 2016 — CHESTER — Has the Blue Nose Marathon become part of your May long weekend tradition? Have you thought about signing up for it, but didn’t want to go alone? Bonny Lea Farm in Chester is encouraging you to become part of their team to help them reach their fundraising goal. Team…Read more >

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