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Call for Grant Applications – New Environmental Stewardship Grants Available

Five Bridges Wilderness Heritage Trust is pleased to support an exciting new Environmental Stewardship Grant Program that allows community members or groups to receive funding for projects that align with the Trust’s objectives. This new program is made possible through … Continue reading

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Bay Treasure Chest Draw – February 1, 2017

Number Drawn :  #11799       Prize Amount :    $32,873 Congratulations to Susan Fraser of Hubley, N.S. http://www.baytreasurechest.ca/

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Bay Treasure Chest – January 25, 2017

It’s a rollover.  Number drawn: #3038  Prize estimate: $23,574 Next week the prize could grow to an estimated $31,000. http://www.baytreasurechest.ca/

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Annual General Meeting – Sunday, March 5 from 2 – 4 pm

Everyone is invited to join Chair Harry Ward and the other Board of Trustee Members for the Five Bridges Wilderness Heritage Trust Annual General Meeting happening on Sunday, March 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Estabrooks Centre 4408 St. Margaret’s … Continue reading

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Nine Mile River Bridge Update – Steel Pieces Delivered to Site

There were some bumpy patches and tight corners but project manager Mike Marriott and his volunteer team safely delivered the new Nine Mile River bridge pieces across 22-km of rough terrain on the Old St. Margaret’s Bay Road last week.  Taking … Continue reading

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Bay Treasure Chest Winner – January 18, 2017

For the second week in a row, it’s a rollover. Number Drawn: #3422      Prize Amount:  $15,189 Next Draw: Wednesday,  January 25, 2017    Prize Estimate: $23,000  www.baytreasurechest.ca

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Public Meetings Announced for Scotian Materials Ashphalt Plant Application

The following meetings have been announced by Halifax Regional Municipality. Notice of Public Information Meeting – Open Houses St. Margaret’s Bay Open Houses will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm and Thursday, January 26, 2017 … Continue reading

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Bay Treasure Chest Winner – January 4, 2017

Number Drawn:  #10416   Prize Amount: $7,215 Congratulations to Edwina David of Chester Basin, Nova Scotia. Next Draw:  Wednesday, January 11, 2017      Prize Estimate:  $7,200  www.baytreasurechest.ca

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Bay Treasure Chest Funds to support two new community organizations

The following press release has been shared by the Bay Treasure Chest Association announcing two new community groups to receive funding.  Congratulations to all.   — Press Release – The Bay Treasure Chest Association —  Jan 4th 2017 BAY TREASURE … Continue reading

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Bay Treasure Chest Winner – December 28, 2016

Number drawn:   #15, 300  Prize Amount:  $22, 462 Congratulations to Lynn Jollimore of Timberlea, Nova Scotia. Next Draw: Wednesday, January 4, 2017             Prize Estimate:  $7, 000  www.baytreasurechest.ca

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