$7500 in prizes to reward those shopping locally
WANGARATTA Friends of Lacluta are selling $20 gift cards this Christmas which will provide ‘mother and baby bags’ to new mothers via the local medical centre in Timor Leste.
The bags contain a sarong and personal hygiene items for the mother such as soap, toothbrush, and toothpaste, reusable menstrual kit made by North East Victoria volunteers, along with baby items just as jacket, blanket, face washer, towel and a home sown toy.
You can purchase the cards from http://www.friendsoflacluta. org/christmas-cards 2018/ or phone 0458 191 534.
LOCALS SUPPORTING LOCALS: Customer Emma Brown, seen here with Kylie and Andy Coatsworth from A1 Tyrepower, putting an entry in for the Buy Local and Win promotion.