Hike for Hospice May 1, 2022

Thank you to all the participants (+150), donors, supporters, volunteers and our amazing community. We had over 150 people participate in our virtual hike and together have raised over $43,000 for Hospice Palliative support in the Mountain View County. This year we also benefitted from Holy Trinity School that organized a walk a thon and raised an additional $4,000 for hike. Thank you to the students that tirelessly went door to door canvassing for pledges.

Warm up Time – Broncos Athletics

Starting off the Hike – Craig Norris, Bagpipes and Drums

Why Hike- Fred Belenky , What the suites mean to him.

Greetings & Thanks

Metis Elder Doreen Bergum

Mayor Judy Dahl

MLA Nathan Cooper

Reeve Angela Aalbers

Society President Harvey Walsh & Executive Director Mary Smith


Thank you to Jim Stone and Friends for once again being the largest Fundraising team with over $23,000 in accumulated donations.

Other top fundraising teams:

The Travelling Grannies: + $1,495

Cohort Sisters:+ $800

Hiking in memory of Gokarn:+ $770

Jack Fewster:+ $725

Congratulations to the Raffle Prize Winners and Thank you to the Business that donated raffle prizes:

Cocoa Tree Bake Shoppe— Glenda Klinck

Tammy’s Greenhouse—Harvey McLachlan and Jack & Joanne Fewster

ATB Prize Package —- Tara McDonald

Kolbs Meat —– James Howe

Home Hardware Painting – Virginia Reed

Hildebrand Prize Package — Heather Sinclair

Olds Golf Course Passes — Kathy Caron

A Special thank you to Cab-K Broadcasting, Mountain View Publishing, Mr. Mikes, Cory Noel, our local Government officials and last but not least our dedicated volunteers. It takes a community! and we are incredibly grateful for your contributions!!! See you for Hike 2023 and we hope to be able to gather once again in person. We are humbled by the outpouring of support and feel honored to serve our community. Thank you for “Sharing in the Care”.