Collectively, folks from the Evangeline area contributed 5 full grocery carts of non-perishable meals to the Summerside Salvation Military Meals Financial institution on Oct. 25..
The group meals drive collected the contributions, which had been handed over on the Wellington Co-op final Friday. Totalled up they’re estimated to be price $1,500.
The area people was invited to donate meals, both on the Co-op or on the Évangéline-Central Credit score Union, throughout the Co-op and Small Enterprise Weeks, Oct. 15-25.
This annual meals drive is organized by varied co-operative and financial growth companions.
Inexperienced mentioned the meals financial institution serves 65 to 75 households per week. Hurricane Dorian created a further want for providers, so the current postal meals drive and the Evangeline space drive got here at a very good time.
All those that contributed to the group meals drive acquired a ticket for a draw for a $100 present card from the Co-op and Patricia Perry of Wellington gained the prize.