Site: Fonthill & District
Service: Kinsmen Club
|Record #: NIA2997||Last Modified: 16 Jan 2018||Last Full Update: 14 Nov 2017|
|Office Phone||Voicemail 905-346-8288|
|Areas Served||Fenwick ; Fonthill ; Pelham ; Welland|
|Located In Community||Fonthill|
|Address & Map||
Old Pelham Town Hall
491 Canboro Rd
Ridgeville, ON L0S 1C0
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|Intersection||Canboro Rd and Centre St|
|Mailing Address||c/o Fonthill & District Kinsmen
Fonthill, ON L0S 1E0
|Service and Access Details|
|Description (Service)||A service club that raises funds for community service projects. The Fonthill Kinsmen donate to the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Pelham Cares, Pelham Minor Sports, local High School Scholarships, Welland Special Olympics, The Hope Centre, Kacey Lynn Fund, Women's Place of South Niagara, Pathstone Mental Health and several other local groups.|
|Hours||First and Third Tue 6:30 pm-9 pm|
|Eligibility||Ages: 19 year(s) and up
|Application||Call 905-346-8288 for information. Leave a message and Membership Chair will get back to you.|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Service Categories||Service Clubs ~ Men|
|Events||Citizen of the Year - Presented on the last weekend in Feb to a citizen of the Town of Pelham who is not a Kinsmen or politician. The winner is customarily the Parade Marshal on the following Canada Day.
Pelham Home Show - Key fundraiser, The Fonthill Kinsmen's Pelham Home and Leisure Show is held at the Pelham arena in Apr.
Cystic Fibrosis Road Toll - A voluntary traffic toll to raise funds for CF in the downtown area has been held every Sep since 1989.
Pelham Seniors Christmas Party - for the senior citizens of the Town of Pelham in mid-Dec every year since 1962. There is a light meal, Christmas entertainment, and caroling - all at no cost to the Seniors.
Every year, since 1988, the Fonthill Kinsmen have donated 150+ Christmas Poinsettia plants to the residents of the Welland Hospital Extended Care Unit and the Wolcott Wing.
Craft Show - The Fonthill Kinsmen host a Craft Show the weekend after Thanksgiving each year at Centennial High School in Welland.