Chil­drens Christ­mas Fund week be­gins De­cem­ber 15

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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.

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