REPORTING · 17th December 2011
Donations are coming into the food bank to help cover their operating expenses for the coming year. Industries and stores alike are granting the food bank donations.
Canadian Tire and Citywest donated $1,500 to the Food Bank on the 17th of December. Chris Cain, Commercial Sales Manager of Citywest Commented Kitimat is an important part of their business. Canadian Tire was represented by Bryan Gascon. Both came over from Terrace to make their donations.
Earlier this week Rio Tinto Alcan gave about 3,800 earlier this week, the union gave almost the same amount.
We were told IDL Projects Inc, had competition in November to see which construction site could raise the most food items for the local food bank. Kitimat was able raise 460 items and $1,411 for the food bank. The head office matched the monitory donation.
The Canadian Tire Presentation