Light the Night Walk

NSUPE Local 12 has partnered with the Nova Scotia Nurses Union to create a team to fundraise and walk in the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada’s Light the Night Walk.

This year’s walk in Halifax will take place at the Garrison Grounds at 5425 Sackville Street on Saturday, October 19 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.

NSUPE members interested in joining Local 12 are invited to contact Renee Karsten at or Sherry Forester at

The team is currently named as Canadian Blood Services on the Light the Night Walk website. The team captain is Sarah Woycik. They will be walking in memory of Jake Blanchard who had planned on participating in this year’s walk before passing away on September 19, 2019.

Visit the Light the Night website