Pictou County Chapter

Silent Auction

Our 5th annual Silent Auction at Scotia Bank in Pictou!  This starts Tuesday June 21 & runs until Thursday June 30.  We have a nice assortment of items again this year.  Local businesses & individuals have been very generous!  Items include home decor, beauty products, outdoor items, gift certificates for restaurants & other businesses, to name just a few.  Drop in during regular banking hours & check out our goods!  Scotia Bank matches the total we make on this Auction!  ?





This beautiful painting, donated by artist Joanne Landry, is just one of the many items available at our Silent Auction at Scotia Bank in Pictou. We also have several hand-painted bottles donated by Donnie Wright, as well as a painting donated by Darlene Dixon. A photograph of 3 kittens, taken by Helen Shaver, age 11, was donated to us by Raven Art Gallery. Lots of other items as well ! Not much time left to place your bids …. Silent Auction ends on Thursday June 30 at 3 pm. Scotia Bank matches the total bids!






Thank you !
Our Silent Auction is over & it was another successful fundraiser!  A huge Thank You to Scotia Bank in Pictou for hosting our Auction again this year & matching the total bids!  We would also like to thank the many businesses who donated items & gift certificates …  Acropole Pizza, Ahead of Hair, Canape Cafe & Bakery, Central, Eagles Chance, Fulmore’s Pharmacy, Grohmann Knives, Pictou Hairport, Pictou Lodge, Pictou Pharmasave, Piper’s Landing, Proudfoots Home Hardware, Rainbow’s End Day Spa, Raven Art Gallery, Sharon’s Place Family Restaurant, Shiretown Auto, Stone Soup Cafe & Catering, Subway, Vernon d’Eon Fishing Supplies, Walmart, and Water Street Studio.  Thank you to members & friends of CA-R-MA who also donated items for our Auction …  Joanne Landry, Donnie Wright, Darlene Dixon, Benita, Helen, Kathy, Ken, Margie, Natalie, & Yvonne.  And we can’t forget the bidders who purchased our items!  Hope you enjoyed the Auction!  A long list of good supporters!  ?



PetValu Support :-)

Sylvester the Puddy Tat came for a visit at PetValu’s grand opening.What a fun day with manager and staff.While he was there he checked  on the kittens CARMA had for adoption.





Big Thank You

Hey Folks , CA-R-MA is sending a ” Big Thank You “ out to twins , Logan and Lauren McNamara . They just celebrated their 6th birthday this weekend and chose to split their birthday money 3 ways . 2/3 for them and 1/3 for the sweet cats. Their very kind donation will help CA-R-MA to reach out to help more kitties. The CA-R-MA volunteers & Kitties would like to wish Lauren &  a Very Happy Birthday !!




Surf Turf & Slurp

It’s our 3rd Annual  “ SURF ,TURF & SLURP “ draw.
Come on out to get your ticket for your chance  to win :
10 lobsters , 10 steaks &  a  $100.00 NSLC  card .
Draw Date is  June 16 , 2016  ( just in time for Father’s Day )
Tickets can be purchased on :   May 7   @  Pictou NSLC
                                                              May 13 @ Pictou Sobeys
                                                              May 14 @ Central Stellarton
Also at the New Glasgow Flea Market on Sunday mornings As well as from any CA-R-MA  member .
Congratulations to Selena Bannerman, winner of our Surf Turf & Slurp draw !  A big Thank You to everyone who purchased tickets for this draw & made donations !  It was a successful fundraiser for us !  Thanks to all of our ticket sellers … great job !!  ?

A Big Thank You

Want to send a big thank you out to our friends at Pet Valu for the wonderful donation of food for our kitties !! We would also like to thank the kind people in our community that contributed to the Pet Valu food donation bin ! You have all helped a lot of kitties to have full bellies ! CA-R-MA Pictou County Chapter is proud of our association with Pet Valu and happy to see our community welcoming & supporting such a wonderful new business !




Thank You Truro Veterinary Hospital

A big Thank You to Truro Veterinary Hospital ! Each month they choose an animal-related charity to receive donations. These donations are collected from clients when they bring their pets in for complimentary nail trims.

Ca-R-Ma: Pictou

For the month of October, they selected Pictou Chapter CA-R-MA ! Recently we received a very nice cheque in the mail ! Thank you to the staff & clients of Truro Veterinary Hospital !!