Community

Community Service

SHAW HAS ANNOUNCED that, along with partnering organizations and community members across Canada, they have more than doubled their goal of raising one million pounds of food. Shaw’s Fill the Food Banks campaign raised 2.6 million pounds across Canada with 8,893.40 pounds coming from the Comox Valley. Shaw is adding to their 350,000 pound match with a cash donation of $250,000. Above, Shaw Courtenay presents the Comox Valley Food Bank with a portion of the cash donation. -
SHAW HAS ANNOUNCED that, along with partnering organizations and community members across Canada, they have more than doubled their goal of raising one million pounds of food. Shaw’s Fill the Food Banks campaign raised 2.6 million pounds across Canada with 8,893.40 pounds coming from the Comox Valley. Shaw is adding to their 350,000 pound match with a cash donation of $250,000. Above, Shaw Courtenay presents the Comox Valley Food Bank with a portion of the cash donation.
— image credit:

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

19 Wing raises more than $51K for United Way
 
Valley students in China for Destination Imagination event
 
Aerobics for the food bank
Family of hit-and-run victim makes emotional public appeal w/video
 
Charges laid in fatal hit-and-run
 
Weather systems continue to batter Comox Valley and Vancouver Island
Lava slows but still on track to hit Hawaii market
 
Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents
 
Site C dam construction to start next summer

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 18 edition online now. Browse the archives.