Community Involvement

Lockside's Fundraising Campaigns

  • Peterborough Regional Health Centre
    2004-6 raised $30,000 for an Oncology Treatment Room in late co-owner Brian Holmes name
  • Lakefield Primary Healthcare Centre
    2007-8 raised $20,000 towards a patient exam room
  • Lakefield Animal Welfare Society, (L.A.W.S.)
    2006-9 provided $5000 for a kitty condo
  • YWCA Crossroads Womens Shelter
    2009 raised $8000 towards the shelter's building campaign
  • Schizophrenia Society, Peterborough Branch
    2010 raised $10200 toward operating expenses
Educational Support

  • Yearly scholarship to the top Marketing Student at Lakefield High School
    Co-op students from local High Schools and Post Secondary Schools
Lockside Supports The Arts

  • Art @ the Locks : Held at Lockside show casing local artists. A  percentage of the sales will go towards the Kawartha Artists Gallery & Studio (KAGS) “Best of High School Art Show” helping to celebrate and encourage the artistic efforts of young people in the community.
  • Promoting Canadian Musicians with live music held at Lockside and selling their CDs in-store
Our Contributions

  • Peterborough Festival Of Trees
  • Lakefield Animal Welfare Society
  • Camp Kawartha
  • Peterborough Folk Festival
  • Lakefield Literary Festival
  • Folk Under the Clock
  • 4th Line Theatre, Millbrook
  • Young’s Point Public School, (elementary)
  • Lakefield District Secondary School
  • Imagine the Marsh Lakefield
  • Peterborough Canoe Museum
  • Lakefield Trail
  • Young's Point United Church
  • Young’s Point Business Association
  • Kawartha Lakes Chamber of Commerce, Eastern Region
  • Peterborough Chamber of Commerce
  • Buckhorn District Tourist Association
  • Greater Peterborough Economic Development Agency
  • CTGA

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