Funders/Supporters

The Sackville Rivers Association, as a registered non-profit organization, could not do the many restoration activities that we do if it was not for the financial and in-kind contribution from both its volunteers and many, many funding partners.

River Restoration 2014

  • EcoAction
  • Sage Environmental Fund
  • TD Friends of the Environment Foundation

Fish Friends 2014

  • Echo Foundation
  • Coucillor Tim Outhit – District 16 Bedford – Wentworth
  • TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
  • Small Change Fund

River Restoration 2013

  • Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation
  • NSLC Adopt-a-Stream Program
  • EcoAction
  • RBC Bluewater Foundation – Community Action Grant
  • TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
  • Sage Environmental Fund
  • Service Canada Summer Jobs Program
  • Student Career Skills Development Program
  • Nova Scotia Youth Conservation Corps

Fish Friends 2013

  • TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
  • Stevenson Family Foundation
  • Caudle Park Elementary

River Rangers 2013

  • Echo Foundation
  • Small Change Fund
  • RBC Bluewater Foundation – Community Action Grant
  • TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
  • Armbrae Parents Association
  • Caudle Park Elementary

SRA Dinner Auction 2013

  • Via Rail Canada

1st Annual Sackville Spring Duck Run

  • Boys and Girls Club of Sackville
  • Acadia Recreation Club
  • Sackville Kinsmen

In years past our funding partners have been:

Community Organizations:

  •     2009 Bedford Place Mall, Bedford – $22,600  towards trail upgrade
  •     2012 Revolve Branding, Bedford  – in kind, towards panel design.

Governmental

  •     Barry Dalrymple – Municipal Councillor, District 2 Waverly, Fall River and                     Beaverbank
  • Nova Scotia Health and Wellness
  •     Bob Harvey – Municipal Councillor, District 20 Lower Sackville
  •     Brad Johns – Municipal Councillor, district 19, Middle and Upper                              Sackville-Lucasville
  •     Cobequid Community Health Board
  •     Department of Fisheries and Oceans
  •     Halifax Regional Municipality
  •     Halifax Regional Municipality Community Grants Program
  •     Nova Scotia Department of Inland Fisheries
  •     Nova Scotia Health and Promotions
  •     Nova Scotia Student Career Skills Development Program
  •     Nova Scotia Transportation Infrastructure renewal
  •     Service Canada Summer Jobs Program
  •     Tim Outhit – Councilor for District 21, Bedford

Non-Profit

  •     Atlantic Salmon Conservation Fund
  •     Katimavik
  •     Clean Nova Scotia – Youth Corps
  •     Nova Scotia Adopt-A-Stream
  •     Nova Scotia Salmon Association
  •     United Way

Universities

  •     Dalhousie University
  •     St. Mary’s University

Private

  •     Atlantic Superstore
  •     Cascades Day Spa
  •     CBCL
  •     Fishin’ Fever
  •     Hefler’s Forest Products
  •     Imperial Oil
  •     Kinsmen Club
  •     Lions Club
  •     MacLellan Construction Services Limited
  •     The Medicine Shoppe
  •     Royal Bank of Canada Blue Water Foundation
  •     Sage
  •     Shell Canada
  •     TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
  •     Thaumus Environmental Consulting
  •     Thompson Conn
  •     Tim Hortons
  •     VIA Rail

We have had several partners support particular events such as our:

Dinner Auction

  •     AEM
  •     After Warranty Automotive
  •     Allan & Mary Owen
  •     Arby’s
  •     Brian Miller
  •     Brian Osgood
  •     Brian Sweeney
  •     Brian’s Barber Shop
  •     Burger King
  •     Carl Purcell
  •     Cascades day Spa
  •     Charlene Whitlock
  •     Colin O’Neil
  •     Courtyard Marriott
  •     Dave Wilson, MLA
  •     Department of Fisheries & Oceans
  •     Don MacLean
  •     Elizabeth Foy
  •     Eric Bayliss
  •     Eric Jefferson
  •     Eric’s Reel Shop
  •     Ernie Hill
  •     Fishing Fever Fly & Tackle Shop
  •     Geoff Regan, MP
  •     Grace Jackson
  •     Hefler Forest Products
  •     Hella’s Restaurant
  •     Helly Hansen
  •     Heritage Credit Union
  •     Ian McKay
  •     Ivy Warren
  •     Jean Watson
  •     Kaiser’s Sub
  •     Kaisers Automotive
  •     Ken Silver
  •     Kishan Persuad
  •     Larry Shortt
  •     Lost Creek Golf Club
  •     Lloyd MacLellan Construction Services
  •     Mat Whynott, MLA
  •     Mike Crosby
  •     Nova Scotia Salmon Association
  •     N.S. Dept of Inland Fisheries
  •     N.S. Liquor Commission
  •     Nubody’s
  •     The O’Neil Family
  •     Payzant Building Products Ltd.
  •     Peter Stoffer
  •     Peter Janes
  •     Pittsburg Paints
  •     Rodney Burns
  •     Rose Valade, Cat n Rose Jewellery
  •     Royal Canadian Legion- Calais Branch 162 and Ladies Auxiliary
  •     Schooner Industrial
  •     Scotia Fuels Limited
  •     Sportwheels
  •     St. Mary’s River Smokehouses
  •     Stephen Caines
  •     The Medicine Shoppe
  •     Tim Outhit
  •     Valley Field Farm Ltd
  •     Victor Fraser
  •     Walter N. Regan
  •     Whitewater Marine
  •     VIA Rail

River Rangers 2009/ Fish Friends 2010

  •     BellAliant – many years
  •     Canadian Wildlife Federation– 1 year
  •     Boston Pizza (Lr. Sackville, Suzette Burke)
  •     Dooly’s– (Lr. Sackville, Martha Matheson, Jamie Smith)
  •     EJLB Foundation – 2 Years
  •     The Medicine Shoppe(Lr. Sackville, Birgit Conrad)
  •     Metro Self –Storage – 2 years
  •     Mountain Equipment Co-op– 2 years
  •     Nagle Refrigeration – 2 years
  •     Nova Scotia Salmon Association – 1 year
  •     Pets Unlimited, Burnside (Dave Hughson, Store Manager) – 2 years
  •     RBC Blue Water Community Action Grant – 1 year
  •     SAGE Environmental Program– 1 year
  •     Bob Harvey, HRM Councilor, District 20 – since “Forever”
  •     Tim Outhit, HRM Councilor, District 21 – 2 years
  •     Kelly Regan, MLA, Bedford-Birch Cove – 1 year
  •     Dave Wilson, MLA, Sackville-Cobequid – since “Forever”
  •     Mat Whynott, MLA, Hammonds Plains-Upper Sackville – 1 year
  •     Atlantic Salmon Federation (Lewis Hinks)
  •     Coldbrook Biodiversity Facility (Beth Lenentine)
  •     Department of Fisheries and Oceans
  •     Environment Canada (Leslie Carter)
  •     Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture

SRA Bike Rodeo 2012

  •     Sackville Insurance
  •     HRM Bike Week
  •     Boston Pizza
  •     Salvatore Insurance
  •     Boys and Girls Club
  •     Lassonde Sales Group
  •     Hatter Insurance
  •     Sackville Heights Community Centre
  •     Counciller Robert P. Harvey
  •     Counciller Barry Dalrymble
  •     MP Peter Stoffer
  •     MP Geoff Regan
  •     Halifax Transfer
  •     Cobequid Community Health Board
  •     Great Canadian Dollar Store
  •     Wilsons Fuel
  •     Sportswheel
  •     Crombie REIT
  •     Medicine Shoppe
  •     Crime Stoppers
  •     United Way
  •     Special thanks to the RCMP Community Policing

The Sackville Rivers Association would like to thank ALL of these contributors for their work and cooperation.

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