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The results are in: Best of Halifax award winners announced

Atlantic Lottery was proud to partner with The Coast Halifax for this year’s edition of the Best of Halifax Readers’ Choice Awards. These people’s choice awards are known for having a nomination and voting period, where folks can nominate and subsequently cast their vote on a wide variety of categories that cover just about anything you can think of.

Community Proud contest provides $60,000 in donations to local charitable groups

There’s no doubt 2020 has brought many challenges none of us ever expected. But with it also came many opportunities to rethink the norm and as a result, many creative solutions.
Atlantic Lottery’s sponsorship team encountered one such opportunity when faced with the reality of nearly all festivals and events across Atlantic Canada being cancelled this year.

Cycling for Change: Ride for Cancer raises money to improve cancer care in Atlantic Canada

Atlantic Canada’s largest cycling fundraising event, Ride for Cancer, is an annual event where hundreds of riders come together for the common goal to improve cancer care for Atlantic Canadians.
All proceeds raised from the Ride for Cancer event this year will help to bring a world-class procedure to the QEII Hospital in Halifax that ensures some early-stage breast cancer patients will spend less time in radiotherapy.

What we’re missing about festival season this year

It’s been an unusual summer, to say the least.
Between going through a border stop when travelling within the Atlantic bubble and wearing a mask to the grocery store, this year has been like no other. While we all have our summer routines and traditions, many of those have unfortunately been impacted this year.