Nanaimo’s generosity enabled the News Bulletin to help two community causes with Christmas campaigns.
The newspaper, through Coins for Kids – a year-round charity that accelerates its efforts every December – was able to present the Great Nanaimo Toy Drive and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Vancouver Island with cheques for $1,800 each this month.
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The News Bulletin would like to thank all those who donated, with special thanks to partners Quality Foods and John’s Bedrooms and volunteers Pete MacDonald and Ian Thorpe.
To donate to Coins for Kids, please drop coins in the jars at Quality Foods or John’s Bedrooms or visit the fundraising page web-hosted by the Nanaimo Foundation at this link.