Help Families This Holiday Season
Photo by Dave Steers
Posted on Wednesday, December 12, 2012
The holidays are a time of giving so please don't forget to give to those in need. By donating food items or gifts to the Pemberton Food Bank or Christmas Hamper Program you're helping families or individuals in need this holiday season.
Pemberton Food Bank
The Pemberton Food Band will be accepting food or money donations this holiday season. Food donations can be dropped off at one of the participating business donation boxes around town including The Pemberton Grocery Store, Scotiabank, Pemberton Library or Pemberton Valley Lodge. Both food and money donations can be dropped off at the Sea to Sky Community Services offices located at 1366 Aster Street. For more information on the Pemberton Food Band including donation pick-ups you can contact the Sea to Sky Community Services at 604-894-6101.
Christmas Hamper Program
The Christmas Hamper Program is a nonprofit organization that organizes food and presents for less fortunate families and individuals this Christmas. Hampers are put together with donations and are distributed throughout the community during the holiday season. Monetary donations may be sent to the Pemberton and District Health Care Foundation at P.O. Box 310, Pemberton, BC V0N 2L0. While Toy and perishable food donations may be dropped off at the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District office located at 1350 Aster Street (located above the fire hall)....