Shinerama at Queen's University

Drumroll Please…

We are so proud to announce Queen’s 2014 Shinerama total has surpassed our goal of $75,000, and climbed to unthinkable heights with a grand total of $93,337.57! That’s a ton of money!

We would like to thank all of those who helped us with this year’s campaign, including the OC’s, Gaels, first years, and many more! This money is going to go a long way in advancing CF research and treatments and bring us to our overall goal of eventually finding a cure!

 

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Hip Hip Hooray for Loblaws!

This year we are incredibly happy to announce that Loblaws at 1100 Princess Street will be generously sponsoring the upcoming Shine Day event this Saturday, September 6th.

Did you know that Loblaws has 10% off for students on Tuesdays?! Did you also know that every Tuesday you take a complementary shuttle to and from Loblaws directly from Queen’s campus?! Be sure to take advantage of these great opportunities, and the many student deals Loblaws offers throughout the year!

Check out this wonderful flyer form the store:

Loblaws Student Flyer

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Early Bird Deadline Fast Approaching!

Attention all businesses and Queen’s clubs,

The deadline for Sidewalk Sale’s Early Bird Benefit is Friday, June 27th. Don’t miss this great opportunity to choose your booth location while having the chance to interact with 10,000 students and Kingstonians. Please check out the application under the “Participate” Tab or under the event “Sidewalk Sale” for more information.

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Participate Now!

Applications to participate in both Sidewalk Sale and Tour of the Town for Orientation Week 2014 are now officially available! Click the “Participate tab” on the website to access these applications, and be sure to fill them out soon to guarantee your spot in both of these events!

Sidewalk Sale this year will be happening on Friday, September 5th from 9:00-4:30p.m. Don’t forget to register for the Early Bird Special and have the chance to request a location for you booth! Registration for the Early Bird Special ends on July 27th, 2014, so be sure to apply now to guarantee your preferred location. If you have any questions feel free to contact the coordinators at asussidewalksale@gmail.com 

Tour of the Town this year will also be happening on Friday, September 5th from 2:30-5:30p.m. If your business isn’t on Princess Street and you would still like to participate, or if you a club or charity, apply to have a booth set up at Market Square where you have the chance to interact with over 2,500 students throughout the event. Addtionally, you can choose to apply for advertisement space in our brochure that is distributed to over 2,000 incoming first years. If you have any questions feel free to contact the coordinators at asustourofthetown@gmail.com 

Finally, if you are interested in participating in both events, but are concerned with the overlap of when each event is open, feel free to contact the chair Quinn Bonafiglia at occare@asus.queensu.ca to learn about a package deal available for participating in both great events. 

We look forward to having your club or business participate in our events! 

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Baby Just Say Yes… To Candy Grams

You’re favourite Valentine’s Day treats are just around the corner! Earn some brownie points and surprise a crush, friend, or lover with a personalized candy gram. Candy grams will be sold for $2, or 3 for $5, on February 5th-11th. See our facebook page for details and locations for where you can purchase these great goodies!

https://www.facebook.com/events/612198988853773/

Candy Grams

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Congratulations to the Chairs of Orientation Committee 2014!

A HUGE Congrats to the 2014 Chairs! We could not be more excited for this amazing group of people, and we are so pumped for all of the work that they will do for Queen’s and for Shinerama this upcoming Orientation Week!

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Thank YOU!

It’s hard to believe that our campaign for this year is coming to an end!

This year, we have raised $71,294.70 for Shinerama!!!! This breaks all records that we have ever had!  

It also brings our entire amount raised across all of the years that Shinerama has been at Queen’s to over 1 MILLION DOLLARS raised!

Thank you so much for your support and we could not be more excited!

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Orientation Committee 2013 Reunited at last!

Our committee is finally reunited and we could not be more excited about planning the final stages of our Orientation Week. So much Shine Love in this group! Make sure to keep on checking the website for more information on our Shinerama events!

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An update from the C.A.R.E Bears!

Even though it is the summer, our committee is working hard to plan the Shinerama events that take place during O-Week! We are reunited in one month and we could not be more excited about Orientation Week this year! There are still lots of ways to get involved! See our “participate” tab and email us if you have any questions! We have some serious “Shine” love!

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Hey hey, ho ho, Cystic Fibro has got to go!

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Here at Queen’s we are all pretty excited to campaign for Shinerama, but what about other schools? Turns out schools across Canada are just as passionate to work with and raise funds for Shinerama and Cystic Fibrosis Canada!

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