Meet Mike, our 19th Hellman Canoe Winner

Thanks to the generous support of Hellman Canoes & Kayaks, EcoSociety has again raffled off a Hellman canoe for the 19th year. This year's winner was Proctor's Mike Handley, who is looking forward to enjoying the canoe and the warm autumn weather this Saturday on water (instead of land, like in the photo). Thanks to all who bought tickets! Even though you didn't win the canoe, you won…

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Laing Family gets Lucky!

Rob Laing of Monarch Alberta is the lucky winner of the 18th annual Hellman Canoe Raffle. Rob's grandmother bought tickets for the whole family during their visit to the Kokanee Visitors Centre this summer. The family is excited to pick up their new canoe in time for some paddling before the season ends. The Hellman Canoe raffle is EcoSOciety's longest-running fundraising effort. THanks to the…

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Annual Hellman Canoe Raffle

The Annual Hellman Canoe Raffle is back! For the 17th year, Bob Hellman of Hellman Canoes and Kayaks has donated a beautiful canoe, locally made by hand. The canoe weighs about 50 pounds, and is 16.5 feet in length. It is a great all-around canoe for choppy lake waters or light river canoeing.  Raffle tickets are just $5 and can be purchased at the Nelson Downtown Local Market, Cottonwood…

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