Fundraising Initiatives

2017 Winter Fruit & Cheese Sale

Symphony volunteers organize fruit and cheese sales for distribution in mid-November, early March and mid-June. They also sell homemade preserves, jams, jellies, etc.

Contact Johan Terpstra, Fundraising Coordinator, to place your order today! 807.345.5238 /

Order Pick-Up:

March 2 & 3, 2017, 10am to 7pm

Grassroots Church, 1250 Balmoral Street

Late orders are accepted indefinitely (please contact Johan), but “shoppers” are also welcome on Mar. 2 & 3 at Grassroots Church!

What's available?


  • Extra Old 2-3-year St. Albert Cheddar (2 x1lb)
    Available at pick-up:  Extra Old 2-3-year St. Albert Cheddar single 1lb blocks
  • ‘World Champion’ Armstrong Orange Cheddar – Marble, Medium, or Old (450g)
  • 7-year premium St. Albert White Cheddar (1lb)
  • Extra Old, Smoked White Cheddar (200g)
  • Abbott’s Gold White Cheddar with Caramelized Onion (200g)
  • British Wensleydale White Cheddar’s available in Apricot or Apple & Pear (200g)
  • Black Diamond / Kraft Snacks available in Marble, Medium, Old, Lite Medium, or Gouda (25 per bag, 500g)
  • ‘Mozzarellissima’ – great Pizza cheese (500g)
  • NEW! Five Brothers Swiss/Gouda (200g) – a best seller in Southern Ontario – Try it!
  • Goat Asiago (255g) – Parmesan taste. Firm and grates well.
  • Goat Cheddars – available at pickup.
  • Goat Gouda available in Plain or Jalapeno (200g)
  • British Stilton available in ‘Royal Blue’ or Mango & Ginger (200g)
  • Double-Cream Brie (170g)
  • Gay Lea Parmesan Premium Grated (500g bag)
  • Agropur Creamy Havarti available Jalapeno, Tomato & Basil, or Plain (200g)
  • Thunder Oak Gouda available in Mild or Medium (500g)
  • Thunder Oak Curds available in Plain, Cajun, or Garlic (325g bag)
    * Available at pick-up: Thunder Oak Gouda in Swiss, Old, or Flavoured* There will be other premium unusual cheeses available at pickup, in limited quantities.  Come shop the selection for items like Sticky Toffee cheese, Spanish sheep’s milk Manchego, American Raspberry Parmesan and Dutch coconut Gouda.  You won’t be disappointed!


  • California Clementines (seedless Mandarins, medium size, thin skin, sweet – good quality record – in a net bag)
  • Navel Oranges (California, seedless, sweet)
  • Valencia Oranges (a Florida juice orange – sweet, with some seeds)
  • Apples – Granny Smiths (B.C.), Gala (Washington), Ambrosia (B.C.), Spartan (B.C.).
    * Gala/Ambrosia/Spartan mixes available!
  • Red Grapefruit from Texas or Florida* Oranges (Navels & Valencias,) Apples and Grapefruit can be bought in half-bags for half price!


  • Local unpasteurized honey – 500g available at pickup ($10)
  • S. Ont. Water-buffalo mini-pepperoni sticks – 8”(pkg. of 6) – similar to beef jerky. Lower fat!
  • Munro Creamed Ontario Honey (500g) – available at pickup
  • Robinson’s Ontario Maple Syrup in a glass bottle (500ml) – Available in limited quantities at pickup ($16)
  • Local Rose N Crantz roasted Coffee Beans available in Regular or Decaf (1lb)
  • 40-60 kinds of preserves available on sale pickup days – come shop the selection!* Note: Preserves are available at all concerts and also through Johan at any time in the year (345-5238).
      Empty jars and lids always welcome!


Distribution day for the (smaller) 3rd Fruit and Cheese sale in the spring will be Wed. June 14, at Grandview Mall. Orders will be taken late April and May. Check our website for info and the June Sale Order Form at that time.

Season Sponsors
Government Support