Spring Clean-up 2015 Final Count!!!

This year’s participants persevered through rain and heat to accomplish grad total of 1962lbs of litter being removed from our parks, trails, and municipal roadways. A big thank you to everyone who supported and attended this important community initiative towards litter abatement. We would like to especially thank the municipality for their generous sponsorship towards our Spring and Fall Clean-ups. Spring Clean-up 2015 thank you poster - Flyer (1)

Spring Clean-up 2014 was a GREAT success!

Over 2,888lb of litter, 60lb of metal, two tires and recyclables were collected from our streets, parks and trails, thanks to more than 113 energetic volunteers from the following groups:

  • Cedar Valley Mennonite Church – Youth Group
  • Special Olympics Mission
  • Centennial Place
  • Mission Community Archives
  • Youth unlimited -Jesters Theatre
  • Fraserview Learning Centre

A special THANK YOU to our amazing sponsors Tim Horton’s and the District of Mission!

We wouldn’t have done it without you!

Volunteers

 

Business Excellence Awards – Because we are worth it!

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Dear fellow volunteers, supporters and sponsors of Mission Adopt-a-Block!
We are working in our 20th year here in Mission and we are growing like crazy! Both in adoptions of our beloved streets, creeks, trails and parks but also in our school/community programs. Our Junior Bug Club is over 525 members strong and growing weekly and our Love Where You Live Contest is proudly supported by many local businesses and schools!
So why am I telling you all this? Well its that time of year again that the community comes together to honour the businesses and non-profits that make a difference in our beloved town! We know we could never do any of the work we do without the dedication, love and support of all of you! We want to see you all be honoured for your hard work over the past 20 years with us! So help us get recognized.! Nominate Mission Adopt-a-Block for the Community Builder Award A nonprofit, club or organization that is active in the local community by making a positive difference, involving active collaboration and engagement with others beyond who they serve.
All you have to do is fill out a simple nomination form attached and hand it into the Mission Chamber of Commerce before APRIL 30th 2014
Thank you in advance for all your support and for helping us be the success we are today! We couldn’t do it without you!

“LOVE WHERE YOU LIVE” Youth Photo Contest on NOW!!!

 

DEADLINE IS MARCH 31ST, 2014. Amazing prizes to be won!! Enter TODAY

We are very excited to be launching our new “Love where you Live” Photo Contest. Open to all youth 12-18yrs old. If you have anyone in your family in this age range please pass this great opportunity along to them!!

For Contest rules and application forms click here: Love Where You Live contest 2013 – rules and application

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New JBC Members!

Junior Bug Club would like to welcome our newest members. We are proud to have signed up 36 new bugs during this year’s Children’s Fest at Heritage Park as well as 33 more members on Canada Day! We look forward to seeing our new Junior Bug Club members around in the community.