Probus Member Joan Ethier Helps Out

When the COVID shutdown started and supplies were scarce, due to increased demand, Probus member Joan Ethier got busy with her sewing machine and made face masks for family at home and then expanded her operations to make some for her neighbours. Having done that and realizing that she could fill a need,  she ramped…

Protective Gear Donations for Hospital Staff: A Heartfelt Thanks!

Probus member, Sue Kelly sends a note of thanks for the generous response to her daughter, Dr. Meghan Towers’, request for donations of protective gear for the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital: Both Terry and I on behalf of our daughter Meghan, want to thank the Northwest Bay Probus members who donated personal protective equipment for…

Show us your Heart

In these days of self-quarantine, virus information overload, lock-down and worry, it’s nice to see people taking time to step-up and appreciate what those “on the front lines and in essential services” are doing for all of us. For some it’s offering to get groceries or delivering supplies, for others it’s a regular phone call…