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Helpers articles share stories about the people making positive impacts in our community.

This section is made possible by our Community Leaders Program.

Bradford dad stepping up to the plate for the kids

Bradford dad stepping up to the plate for the kids

'It's giving back to the community, and it's for the kids'
From Community Meals to Treasure Sales, Bradford church volunteer finds time to give back

From Community Meals to Treasure Sales, Bradford church volunteer finds time to give back

Look for Connie Taylor, quietly helping out in the background, whenever an extra set of hands is needed
'It really is a team effort' say local hockey mom volunteers

'It really is a team effort' say local hockey mom volunteers

'Volunteering is an amazing experience...'
36 years of perfect attendance for this Bradford Lion

36 years of perfect attendance for this Bradford Lion

Reg Hipwell joined the Bradford Lions Club back in the mid-1980s. Recently, he received the '100 Percent Attendance' pin, for 36 years of perfect attendance
Bradford's ‘Mr. Hockey’ a key piece in BWG’s hockey culture

Bradford's ‘Mr. Hockey’ a key piece in BWG’s hockey culture

'You should give back to the community you live in’
'Where there’s a need, there’s a Lion': Longtime Bradford Lion volunteer, director gives back to the community

'Where there’s a need, there’s a Lion': Longtime Bradford Lion volunteer, director gives back to the community

'You get out of it what you put into it'
'It's just being a help' says retired teacher, avid volunteer in the BWG community

'It's just being a help' says retired teacher, avid volunteer in the BWG community

It's a team effort that 'makes things happen,' says Dianne Russell
Bradford hockey mom still volunteering after 25 years

Bradford hockey mom still volunteering after 25 years

'It's the people you work with,' said Carol Belanger
Bradford dad steps up to the plate for local baseball team

Bradford dad steps up to the plate for local baseball team

'It's easy to get involved,' says John McBeth
Tinkering with 'engineering archaeology'

Tinkering with 'engineering archaeology'

'You have something positive to do for the community'