Fundy Royal MP, Alaina Lockhart, announced $100,000 of financial support to the Hampton Elementary School Accessible Playground from the Federal Government.

Hampton Elementary School Accessible Playground Update: One step closer

Hampton Elementary School is much closer to getting their new accessible playground. On Thursday, March 14, Fundy Royal MP, Alaina Lockhart, announced $100,000 of financial support from the Federal Government. “The Hampton Elementary School’s Accessible Playground Project is a true grassroots project that will have a tremendous impact in Hampton by improving access and opportunities […]

Balance for better: working toward gender equality in Piggs Peak.

Balance For Better

The theme for this year’s International Women’s Day on March 8 was “Balance for Better”, focusing on building a gender-balanced world. There is still much work to be done in North America and the developed world; however, in Swaziland the challenge is exponentially greater. “In Swaziland, the culture identifies women as less important than men…” […]

Paulette Haines runs free weekly seniors exercise classes at the Hampton Seniors Resource Center. Hampton, New Brunswick.

Keeping active through seniors exercise classes

Keeping active is important at any age and seniors in the Greater Hampton Region have the benefit of free weekly exercise classes designed to help keep them active, mobile and able to look after themselves better in their homes. “I like to help seniors attain their fitness goals,” says Paulette Haines, Seniors Wellness Advocate at […]

One February 25, the Lakeside Schoolhouse was damaged by fire. Hampton, New Brunswick.

Remembering the Lakeside Schoolhouse

On Monday, February 25, Hampton lost a landmark. The vacant Lakeside Schoolhouse was severely damaged by fire. The Hampton Fire Rescue was able to quick put out the flames, but not before the fire had caused its harm. Lakeside Schoolhouse, a brief history The Lakeside Schoolhouse was built in the 1880’s. A Facebook post by […]

The Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership is Helping Kwenzile. Read about it in this week's update. Hampton, New Brunswick.

Helping Kwenzile

Making exceptions The new school year has started in Piggs Piggs and the 180 students supported by the Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership are now in class. Our policy is that, once we start paying school fees for a student, we commit to support that student throughout his or her high school years. Of course, every year […]

Hampton PRO Kids won on Saturday night at the annual Battle of the Badges in Hampton, New Brunswick

Hampton PRO Kids Wins Again

What a great night at the Community Centre last night, at the 7th Annual Battle of the Badges Game in support of Hampton PRO Kids. The game, in conjunction with the Online Auction, have made this a record breaking year! Our official total is $6440.50! Congratulations to the Hampton Fire Department who came out on […]

Hampton has a twin! The Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership supports youth in Swaziland in getting an education. Hampton, New Brunswick

Piggs Peak Update: Not seeing the whole staircase

“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase”. Martin Luther King, Jr. More students than ever I am excited to say that the Hampton-Piggs Peak Partnership has taken the first step into 2019 by committing to support 180 students at 4 high schools in Piggs Peak! And, no, we […]

Battle of the Badges is coming up in Hampton, New Brunswick.

Battle of the Badges

The Battle of the Badges is coming up in Hampton! Seven years ago, Kevin Breau noticed the large number of people picking up P.R.O. Kids applications from the Leisure Services Department where his office was located. “I asked Gena [Fowler, Director of Leisure Services] one day where’s all this money coming from because it seemed […]