Faircrow, (Markham Fair’s Scarecrow Mascott) Markham Fair’s 2016 Vice-President Darren Little present a cheque to Allan Bell Director of Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation and Dr. Bear Program. The cheque is presented on behalf of Markham Fair and World’s Finest Shows. Markham Fair and World’s Finest Shows have felt passionate for a number of years about [...]
We issued a challenge to all of our participating Lend-a-Hand schools, and we are pleased that four area-schools accepted it! A heartfelt thank you to: St. Julia Billiart CES St Mark CES Cornell Village PS Raymerwood PS The generosity of the students and staff at these schools is an inspiration to us all. Faircrow, our [...]
Grade 8 Student Volunteer of the Year Award The Volunteers of Markham Fair are presenting “Volunteer of the Year” Awards to a deserving Grade 8 student at each participating school in York Region. The award recognizes the importance of volunteering within our communities and encourages youth to actively participate in community-building activities. Participating [...]
Markham Fair's Lend-a-Hand Team is out visiting schools in York Region. In this first week we visited with 5 schools. Isabella, Christie and Cianna have been delivering an amazing program to the delight of students and teachers alike. The biggest success this week was interacting with the students and hearing them come up with ideas [...]
Lend a Hand - Youth Inspired We welcome your reservation here for a "Lend a Hand" school assembly or in-class workshop, to be held at your school. We have availability throughout May and June of 2016, based on a first-come, first-served basis. Each school assembly will be high-energy with music and presentation equipment. [...]
These are some of the questions answered in a high energy presentation from Grade 1 to 8 students in participating Markham and Stouffville schools.
School Children encouraged to make our communities even better places to live Lend a Hand School Assembly Markham Fair, a 171-year-old institution in Markham, has endured for generations because of the dedication and perseverance of thousands of volunteers. The fair continues to draw large crowds annually and remains Canada’s largest four-day fair. Throughout [...]