Rock for Dimes Halifax November 14 2014


Get Ready for Rock for Dimes Halifax November 14, 2014!

Rock for Dimes is a corporate battle of the bands held to benefit March of Dimes Canada's programs and services for children and adults with disabilities. Amateur musicians compete in this friendly fundraiser for the title of their city's best corporate band. The theme for this year's fundraiser is a battle of Tribute Bands, so come dressed as your favourite band or wear a rock concert Tshirt and support a great cause! 

The emcee for the evening will be none other than Tom Bedell, Q104 On-Air Personality. The judges for the night will be John Mullane from InFlight Safety, Stephanie Johns, Arts Editor, Coast Newspaper, Anna Plaskett from Heartsparks Music Therapy, and Tom Bedell.

This event has become March of Dimes Canada's flagship national fundraiser and is now held in communities coast to coast. Since its inception, Rock for Dimes has raised over $1,200,000 to support our Stroke Recovery Canada® and Conductive Education® programs.

We want to thank our sponsors, including our national sponsors Long & McQuade, Airgo Medical, Canadian Music Therapy Trust FundLeague of Rock and Agency59, along with our fantastic local sponsors.  

Come out and support Rock for Dimes. Join the fun for a great cause!

Stewart McKelvey Project 501 The Goldilocks Effect
Red C Terminal Road
Sound Castle

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Istvan and Barbara Haas Vehicle Retrofit Initiative

Tell us your story and win up to $15,000 towards a vehicle retrofit!
To help Nova Scotia residents with physical disabilities regain their ability to travel independently, March of Dimes Canada, through the Istvan and Barbara Haas Assistive Devices and Vehicle Retrofit Fund, will provide $15,000 to successful candidates for vehicle modifications.

“We are very excited to support a local individual or family living with a disability acquire a retrofitted vehicle that will make their life a little easier,” says Mary Lynne Stewart, National Director of Fund Development and Communications for March of Dimes Canada.

The retrofit will be presented to the selected recipient at Rock for Dimes Halifax. Click here to see if you qualify!

 Photos from Rock for Dimes Halifax 2013 
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View more Rock for Dimes Halifax photos on MODC's Facebook page.


National Sponsors


Canadian Music Therapy Trust Fund
League of Rock
Platinum Sponsor
Stewart McKelvey

Gold Sponsor

McInnis Cooper

Media Sponsors

The Coast - Halifax's Weekly
Sun Media 

Additional Sponsors
Cunard Centre 
BMO Bank of Montreal 
Lawtons Home HealthCare 

Special Thank You 

Long & McQuade logo 
Tour Tech East 
Gingersnap Photography