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Gardens Fundraising Campaign Officially Completed

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Gardens On Tenth in Altona has wrapped up its fundraising campaign. The initiative, which was launched in the fall of 2012, raised a total of $3 million from individual donors, the local business community, churches and from interested sources outside the community. Part of the money raised during the early portion of the campaign was […]

Gardens on Tenth Marks Year End; Recognizes Volunteers

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The Board of Directors for Gardens on Tenth hopes to fill the Altona apartment complex by the end of the year. This goal, along with the organization’s financial statements, were highlighted at an annual general meeting Thursday. Currently 59 of the 66 suites are filled and the Board is offering incentives to get occupants in […]

Gardens On Tenth Recognized For Its Work With Seniors

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The good work Gardens On Tenth is doing for seniors care in Altona and area has not gone unnoticed. The board of directors was presented with this year’s Award of Excellence for its forward thinking and efforts to provide various levels of care for seniors in the community. “The award is from the Long Term […]

Gardens Library Named in Honour of Altona Couple

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  The library located in the new Gardens On Tenth building in Altona will now be known as the Ted and Linie Friesen Library. That honour was bestowed on the couple at a special ceremony on Tuesday where a plaque was unveiled to officially mark the occasion. Gardens supporters Phil and Ilse Ens of Winkler […]

The Gardens Welcomes New Director

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ALTONA – A new managing director will be welcoming tenants to The Gardens on Tenth when it opens for occupancy in May. Laurie Schellenberg has been selected by the board to oversee operations at the new building, as well as the other three buildings at The Gardens, which includes the units, manor, and apartments. Schellenberg comes highly […]

$10,000 Donation from Red River Mutual

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  Altona, Manitoba – Red River Mutual is highly involved in the community. Brian Esau, President & CEO of Red River Mutual presented a cheque for $10,000 to the Gardens on Tenth while taking a tour of the construction site. “This will be an amazing building,” said Brian Esau, President & CEO of Red River […]

Altona Fire Department Raises Money For Charity

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The Annual Altona Fire Department’s Boot Drive took place Saturday morning during the Manitoba Sunflower Festival parade. The drive which began in 1994, has raised more than $54,000 over the years. Volunteer firefighter, Daryl Rempel says this is a testament to the hospitality and graciousness of local parade goers. Rempel shares how things went this […]

Altona’s Gardens on Tenth More Affordable For Seniors

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Saturday, May 22, 2014 An announcement made Friday by the Manitoba government will make it easier for seniors deciding to move into Altona’s new 55 plus assisted living facility. Housing and Community Development Minister Peter Bjornson was in Altona to reveal that 44 of the 66 units will receive rent supplement assistance. Only 14 units […]

Sod Turned on Our New Building!

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The Gardens on Tenth broke ground on the new building for their property in Altona on October 31, 2013. Ted and Linie Friesen will be among the first residents in the 55-plus assisted living facility and they officially turned the sod, symbolizing the start of construction. The complex offers independent living with services and comes with an estimated price tag of […]