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Food Bank Drive planned for September 28

Volunteers will be needed to help with drive and canvassing


Annual Food Drive

Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016Wednesday Sept. 28, 2016


to go door to door to go door to door
and collect donations.and collect donations.

Corporal Jason Pennoyer, Gary Kearse, Jennifer King, Mary Louise Downer, and Staff If interested please call
Sergeant Peter King on September 6 helping out at the Edson Food Bank. The Edson Food
Drive is scheduled for September 28. photo Deanna Mitchener 780-723-1350.

by Deanna Mitchener each month for meat and produce. If we have to
we can spend easily up to $9,000 a month. The SPRING SPECIAL ON
The Edson Food Drive is taking place on company donations of money have been great,
September 28 and volunteers will be canvassing and sometimes we even get enough to cover for RADIUS EDGE DECKING
the community starting at 5:30 p.m. to around the whole month.” 5/4”x5” pressure treated, radius edge
5/4”x5” pressure treated, radius edge
8:30 p.m. “We go through an awful lot of food here each decking available.
decking available.
This food drive is essential and couldn't be month and we can always use more donations Pure Lodgepole Pine.
Pure Lodgepole Pine.
happening soon enough, as the freezers and and food. Because of the economy I think some 8’ at $3.54 each;
8’ at $3.54 each;
shelves are almost empty right now. companies have cut down on quite a few of their 10’ at $4.43 each;
10’ at $4.43 each;
President of the Edson Food Bank, Fred programs, but they still remember the food 12’ at $5.94 each;
12’ at $5.94 each;
Kuzmic, said, “We hope to get enough volunteers bank,” said Kuzmic. 14’ at $6.93 each
14’ at $6.93 each
out to help canvass as much of the area as we Volunteer Gary Kearse, said, “I have been
can. So we need lots of people to come out and volunteering for 10 months now. It is a great way
each group of volunteers will be given a map of to give back to the community. We can all use Yellowhead 780-723-9525
Wood Products Inc.
the area they will be responsible to canvass. Then help sometimes.” Wood Products Inc.
all items collected during the food drive will Volunteer Corporal Jason Pennoyer, said, “This
come back to the Food Bank so that we can stock is my first year helping out. I have been stationed
up the shelves again.” in Edson for two years now. I heard the Food BILL MITCHELL
“There are times that we run out of food. We Bank was in need of volunteers, so I decided to Sales Representative
still have some essentials, but not all of them. By come and help. It is important to give back to the
this time of year it is getting pretty bad. We are community and we get to meet some of the local
only allowed to do one food drive a year. We people."
have lots of clients, and we have quite a few new Staff Sergeant Peter King, said, "I have been Western Star Trucks (North) Ltd.
clients, that's another reason why our shelves and helping out at the food bank for the past six 15205 - 112 Avenue
freezer are getting bare,” said Kuzmic. months now. I think it is a good way to give back Edmonton, AB T5M 2V7
“The Town of Edson has been great and the to the community and to those that need help. It's
companies, the individuals, and the schools have the core values of the RCMP and we should
all helped tremendously. If it wasn't for them I represent that any time we can."
don't know what would happen,” said Kuzmic. If you would like to help out during the Edson
“It depends on the amount of donations we get Food Bank drive you can call the Food Bank at Toll Free 1-800-252-7500 Fax: 780-447-5317
IF a Postal Lock-out or Strike occurs You can pick up 780-723-1350. Phone: 780-453-452 Cell: 780-984-2224

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