Childrens Christmas Fund week begins December 15
CORNWALL, Ontario – Cornwall city council has declared the week of Dec. 15 as Children’s Christmas Fund week.
During the week representatives of the Children’s Christmas Fund will join the Agape Centre and Salvation Army in Cornwall at the Cornwall Armoury to put together baskets of food for the needy.
Some $ 50,000 worth of food has already been purchased, with a view to distributing $ 75,000 worth of food this year.
Last year more than 1,000 local families received $ 68,000 worth of food.
Set up at the armoury will take place Dec. 18, and the distribution happens a day later.
You can make a donation at the Brookdale branch of Scotiabank, and find more information online at childreschristmasfund. ca.