Community News from St. Marys and area.

United Way kicks off campaign, sets goal of $1.762 million reflecting local needs

Using a combination of new technology and old-fashioned community spirit, United Way Perth-Huron (UWPH) announced the organization’s goal of $1,762,200 for the 2020/2021 campaign. The announcement was made virtually through Facebook by 2020 Campaign Co-chairs Martin and Kathryn Ritsma and Executive Director Ryan Erb. Perth and Huron residents were encouraged to purchase lunch at their…

The London Marathon in St. Marys

Local lawyer of GCBoyle Law Firm, Gwendolen Boyle, is participating in the 40th anniversary Virgin Money London Marathon 2020. This will be the first and only time this marathon will be held virtually due to the unprecedented times caused by COVID-19. Gwendolen was fortunate enough to be allowed entry by raising money for the UK…

Graduation Bundles for recent DCVI graduates

The Town of St. Marys is developing a graduation bundle for recent graduates of St. Marys DCVI. The purpose of this project is to inform students of opportunities in St. Marys that may be available to them after they complete post-secondary education. We want students to feel involved in the community and support their transition…