Community

Young philanthropist

Tylin Chartand fills out a $115 cheque for the Nanaimo and District Hospital Foundation. The Grade 2 student asked for cash donations rather than presents for his seventh birthday, and wants the donation to help sick children in the pediatric unit of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital. - Photo contributed
Tylin Chartand fills out a $115 cheque for the Nanaimo and District Hospital Foundation. The Grade 2 student asked for cash donations rather than presents for his seventh birthday, and wants the donation to help sick children in the pediatric unit of Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.
— image credit: Photo contributed
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 ...

B.C-only wines to come to some grocery stores
 
Hunters protest shift favouring non-residents
 
Virk shuffled to new job after Kwantlen flap
Sick kids get a visit from Santa at Nanaimo hospital
 
NDP blasts lottery corporation spending
 
Hospital project: Pamela Porter pleads guilty
Osprey needs final fundraising push
 
Santa seeking his rain-deer
 
This and That - December 17

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.