Successful campaign for Cancer Society

Writer thanks communities for raising nearly $1,000 for the Canadian Cancer Society.

Dear Editor

The 2015 Daffodil Drive is finished. The Canadian Cancer Society would like to thank all of you for helping Canadians battle cancer by getting” pinned”. The boxes have been collected and the money has been counted. Ashcroft and Cache Creek area brought in a total of $933.05.

A big shout out goes to the following local businesses who housed the boxes for the month of April. Ashcroft and Cache Creek Liquor Stores, People’s Drug Store, Ashcroft Bakery & Coffee Shop, A&W Cache Creek, Husky House Restaurant, Husky Gas Station, Hungry Herbie’s Drive-In, Copper Canyon Chevron, and Shell Canada.

Maria Russell Martin




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