Community Events


  • The Blue Room at The Carleton – “Thirty Shades of Blue” –  Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 (27.50 in advance / $35. at Door)  To purchase tickets and see event line up click here. The Blue Room will bring you a collection of Standards, Smooth Jazz, Cool Blues, and Retro Pop… songs that explore to the many moods of “Blue”.
  • Save the Date: Thursday July 11, 2019 – Annual Golf Classic The Links at Brunello Click here to register to golf for good.
  • Smash Out Hunger – Softball Tournament – August 24, 2019 Halifax North Commons 9 am. $300 per team plus 1 hotdot, SPN rules to register.

Past Events:

  • ferryXmas with Hausmusik raised much needed funds and in kind donations
  • BlogJam Atlantic raised $100 for those we serve
  • Giving Tuesday donations allowed for 64 night’s of rest for those we serve
  • Smash Out Hunger – Softball Tournament raised $3368
  • October 14, 2018 – Annual 30 for 30 Art Sale at The Nook raised $1300
  • Spring Into Action Concert,by spARC, raised over $500
  • John and Brad Mayo raised over $1600 with their chilly swim for shelter event – take a look  here
  • The Head Shoppe Redken Launch raised $350 to purchase shampoo for those we serve.
  • The Trivia Night, hosted in January by Boyne Clarke, raised $506


Become a Community Fundraiser for Shelter Nova Scotia.

Are you a great organizer? Do you have a knack for fund raising ideas? Can you get people excited and wanting to help a great cause? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then please join our ever growing group of community fundraisers! To host an event on our behalf please fill out our third party fundraising agreement and send in for approval to
Here are a few ways you can help:

  • Concerts
  • Bake Sale/Lemonade Stand
  • Golf Tournament/Putting Contest
  • Wedding Favours
  • BBQ
  • Family get together
  • Garage/Yard Sale
  • School or Daycare fundraiser
  • Birthday party donations in lieu of gifts

If you have your own creative new idea – that’s great too!

Annual Golf Classic

Join us on July 11th, 2019 at The Links at Brunello and golf for good! Click here to register at the early bird price until April 8, 2019

What's included?
8:00 Check in 18 holes of golf
8:45 Drive to starting holeShared power cart
9:00 Shotgun startCocktail party
3:00 Cocktail reception/awards (cash bar)Prizes, networking and fun.
4:00 Head homeCharity receipt for a portion of the fee upon request.


World Food Day 2019

World Food Day 2019 – October 16th  It’s a day where people all over the world raise awareness and action about food insecurity. Nova Scotians have some of the highest rates of food insecurity in Canada. Together let’s commit to not wasting food and making sure people in our community are fed. Spread the word #ZeroHunger #WorldFoodDay2019

About World Food Day