LETTER – Now is the time to help others

Dear editor,

As Canadians, we have stood up and faced every challenge this great nation has experienced. The COVID-19 virus is another one. People have died, many more have become ill. Some have lost their jobs, businesses, and future plans.

Others like doctors, nurses, police, firefighters, those who are making sure we have enough food, the list is very long, are standing up to keep us safe. We thank you.

But this is not the time to be afraid and close down. This is the time to shine and help others. One way to overcome fear is by giving. Many of us are spending less now, actually adding money to our savings. To those who can afford it, I ask you to be brave and give to one of the many great non-profit organizations you resonate with that are helping less fortunate people and the wildlife. With Covid-19, fundraising has been a huge challenge and they desperately need our help so they can continue their great work.

Laurel Rousseau,


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