Christmas Cheer Board Articles

Parking Tickets Voided in Exchange for Toy Donation

WINNIPEG -- Parking scofflaws will have the chance to redeem themselves and help out a deserving family this year. The Forks North Portage, which manages parking at Portage Place Shopping Centre, will be voiding parking tickets in exchange for a new, unwrapped toy...

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Cheerful Buffet to Benefit Christmas Cheer Board

A Christmas buffet dinner at The Forks will help support the Christmas Cheer Board as it works to reach its $900,000 goal this season. A Cheerful Buffet is being put on by The Forks Market Merchants’ Association and The Beachcomber restaurant on Sunday, December 7...

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Christmas Cheer Board Donations Down as Holiday Nears

WINNIPEG -- The Christmas Cheer Board is ramping up efforts to bring in toy and cash donations with only one month to go until Christmas. Executive director Kai Madsen spoke at a media launch event Tuesday at the Canada Safeway store on Ness Avenue, saying donations...

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Cheer Board in Overdrive as Christmas Nears

Winnipeg's Christmas Cheer Board is bustling as volunteers work to sort and put together hampers for this holiday season. The charity kicked off its annual grocery bag campaign on Tuesday, encouraging the public to fill a brown paper bag with non-perishable food...

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