Local Businesses Show Support for Jeff Haydukewich Recovery Fund

(Last Updated On: September 14, 2017)

In the months to follow his horrific encounter with a mother bear, Jeff Haydukewich and his family will be enduring extreme financial hardship. With Jeff in the hospital receiving treatment, his wife Marita is left to support their family and travel back and forth to Saskatoon, friends have rallied together to set up and donate through Go Fund Me, bringing in over $9,000 in just three days. While that may seem like a lot, anyone that has had an injured spouse can tell you that amount does not go very far.

Jeff and Marita’s friends took their efforts a step further and made arrangements so that people could also donate locally. Donations can now be made to Marita Doerksen at the following locations;

Collection boxes are also set up in Nipawin, White Fox, and Carrot River businesses.


White Fox

Carrot River

Note: Locations for Carrot River have been changed and/or corrected

Arrangements for more donation box locations are being made and we will update the list as new ones are confirmed

In addition to the businesses hosting the collection of funds, Spectrum Signs & Printing‘s Scott Seabrook printed posters designed by Janine Glasier, an AWESOME graphic designer, as Kate Martens fittingly puts it, for distribution around the area.

Cooneys Tap & Grill will be using their Wing Night to benefit Jeff’s recovery fund by donating $2 from each order of wings on Wednesday, September 13th.

Wing night at the Tap and Grill is back! This week our wings will be $8 a pound with $2 for each order being donated to Jeff’s recovery fund. Come on down to Cooneys Tap and Grill tonight and enjoy the BEST wings around while helping out a great cause!

Update on Cooneys Tap And Grill Fundraiser – $250 raised for Jeff’s recovery fund!

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Post Author: Joanne Francis

Joanne Francis is the Editor and Journalist for Nipawin News