REPORTING · 12th February 2013
Kin Week is coming up and Mayor Joanne Monaghan has signed a proclamation. Kin Week will take place the week of the 17th to the 23rd of February.
“This is where we take our week to get out there and tell everybody what we’re all about. We’ve been about since 1920. Our club here has celebrated our 47th year,” said President Sharole Bell.
Their national project is cystic fibrosis, they work on the Kinsmen foundation out of Vancouver which helps youth, but the Kitimat Kinsmen work on the communities greatest needs. Most of the money they raise stay in Kitimat.
The needs vary, from the Child Development Centre to the Delta King Place. They also help at the Food Bank.