National Volunteer Week – Day 5

As you may remember from Monday’s post, the Kinsmen and Kinettes (Kin) of this province are the ones who started TeleMiracle and make up most of its volunteers each year. Today, we want to highlight an extra special group of those Kin volunteers, the Committee that organizes TeleMiracle. Right after one TeleMiracle ends, planning starts […]

National Volunteer Week – Day 4

As we continue our journey through National Volunteer Week, today we’d like to highlight our wonderful Saskatchewan Talent participants (Sask. Talent). The quantity and quality of talent in this province is always impressive. They come from all four corners of the province, to perform for our cause and it’s not as easy or glamorous as […]

National Volunteer Week – Day 3

As National Volunteer Week continues, today we’d like to send a mega shout out to the highly skilled Production Volunteers! They are another vital piece of the TeleMiracle “machine” as they are the ones who get the show onto people’s televisions and computers. Our Production Volunteers include roles such as Camera Operators, Lighting, Audio, Directors, […]

Fifth Avenue Collection fundraiser for TeleMiracle

A representative from Fifth Avenue Collection is donating a portion of her profits from this event on Facebook. Do you like jewellery? Then check it out! It’s for a great cause!     Cara, Betty Lou & Kim are putting on a virtual jewellery show! A portion of the profits will be donated to the […]

2020-2021 Kinsmen Foundation Board

This pandemic didn’t just have an affect on the TeleMiracle telethon. It also had an impact on our Kinsmen Foundation Board of Directors’ meetings. The Board moved to virtual meetings. Something it had never tried before. It ended up becoming one of those changes that COVID forced on us, but proved to provide several benefits, […]

Thank you TeleMiracle Partners

We wanted to give an extra special acknowledgement to some of our partners, who help make TeleMiracle possible, and who went way above and beyond this year to accommodate all the changes. Let’s start with a big one, CTV, who broadcast TeleMiracle all over Saskatchewan, and have been providing a home for our telethon for […]

Our Founding Fathers

During this “Leave a Legacy” month, we thought we’d go off the topic of Planned Giving, to talk about a different kind of legacy. Specifically, we wanted to talk about the legacy left by our Founding Fathers. Our story begins in 1920 with Hal Rogers, in Hamilton, Ontario. A veteran of WWI, he missed the […]

Three Cheers for the TeleMiracle 45 Committee

The responsibilities of a Committee member begin the year before their term, when they get to shadow the person currently serving in their role. When the members of the TeleMiracle 45 Committee accepted to serve on Brian’s committee, a pandemic telethon is NOT what they signed up for. Everyone’s roles were greatly affected. Some were […]

TeleMiracle 45 Teddy Bear

We are THRILLED to introduce you to this year’s TeleMiracle teddy bear! Meet Howie! Named in honour of Mr. Hockey himself, Gordie Howe! Howie’s fur is super soft and he gives great hugs. If you want a Howie of your very own, here’s what you need to do. Step 1 Make a donation of $145 […]

What do I do with donations made by cheque or cash?

You have a cheque or cash to donate to TeleMiracle, what do you do with it? Before I answer that, let me talk about credit card donations first. If you are able to use a credit card or Visa Debit card to donate to TeleMiracle, we encourage you to do so. There are many benefits […]