HHBF Weekly Communication - Friday, January 15, 2021

Halton Hills Blue Fins Administrator
Halton Hills Blue Fins
HHBF Weekly Communication - Friday, January 15, 2021

TRAINING  

COVID-19 Closure

In adhering to the Government of Ontario’s state of emergency and  stay at home order , all training activities continue to be on hold until at least February 10th 2021.  Stay safe and fingers crossed we are back in the water soon!  

We continue to monitor updates from the Town as well as the Provincial Government and Swim Ontario.  Please monitor emails for updates regarding return to training.  

 

 

EVENTS

 

Set up your TeamUnify Account for SMS Messages

Please add cell phone numbers in TeamUnify to receive important messages such as pool closures quickly by text.  Follow these instructions:  https://support.teamunify.com/en/articles/788

 

Save the date!  HHBF Virtual Annual General Meeting

Wednesday, January 27th 2021 7pm  - 2 volunteer hours/family to be awarded for attendance!  Join us for our annual meeting where you will meet the current executive and board members and their positions and gain an understanding of the club.  Board nominations will be conducted at this time for next season.  More information can be found on the  website link  by selecting the AGM event.

Meeting link : https://meet.google.com/hfr-ncpi-vik

 

 

FUNDRAISING

 

Greeting Card Fundraiser

New fundraising opportunity coming soon!  Stay tuned!  Here's a sample:

 

Bottle Drive

The bottle drive has been extended to February!.  Ask your friends and family, and neighbors to hold on to their empties for you and when permitted return them to the Beer Store.  Submit your collections by e transfer to  [email protected] , password  hhbfpayment.   In notes please include your  swimmer’s last name  and ‘ bottle drive’ .  All money submitted will be applied against your fundraising obligation!  Here’s how well some of our families are doing already:

 

FlipGive

Have you joined Flipgive yet?  Use it for all your regular purchases!  Gas? There’s an ESSO card - 2% cashback!  Groceries?  There’s a FreshCo gift card - 2.5%!  Takeout?  Swiss Chalet - 7%!  Check out the app to discover the other ways you can have money go towards your fundraising obligation!

HHBF Flipgive members have raised over $1,000 through FlipGive purchases and we have a couple members who have reached or are approaching their fundraising commitment! Download the  FlipGive app  or join  online  using our invite code  DQFPT3 . Amounts raised will automatically be added to your fundraising commitment at the end of the season.  Friends and family can join too!  Once they sign up email  [email protected]  to link them to your fundraising group!

 

UPCOMING DATES AND SCHEDULE CHANGES

Dec 18 - Feb 2021:  Fundraising Bottle Drive

Dec 22 - Feb 10:  NO Swimming ALL Groups due to Covid19 Closure

Jan 27 - 7pm - Virtual Annual General Meeting