Hockey and the CAF: Great friends

By / Par Brooke Belliveau, Citoyen Borden Citizen If you haven’t noticed from the constant flow of traffic in and out of the Andy Anderson Arena, the busy Base League, and various fundraising events, there is a close relationship between the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and hockey. This is much the same at other bases across the country, and ties date back at least 100 years. The sport gained popularity with the start of the First World War (WW1)with one unit, 228th Battalion (Northern Fusiliers), even playing in a professional…

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“BE ONE OF A MILLION!” CONTEST

As the CFMWS 20th Anniversary celebrations come to a close, Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services is launching one last activity – a contest entitled “Be one of a million!”  The purpose of the contest is to significantly grow the CFOne membership, by challenging cardholders to spread the word and refer other eligible community members. The goal is to encourage more eligible members to sign up and use their CFOne Cards to gain access to the tailored morale and welfare services and benefits available to them through the program. From…

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