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Fun things to do this weekend to support Share

Local businesses are getting behind Share Family and Community Services for the annual Christmas food and toy drive. - FILE PHOTO
Local businesses are getting behind Share Family and Community Services for the annual Christmas food and toy drive.
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The Tri-Cities community is rallying around Share Family and Community Services for their Christmas campaign. Last year, hundreds of families received Christmas hampers and toys, thanks to the generosity of local residents and businesses. Here are a few events to help Share in its work.

Food for Thought campaign

Gallagher's Coffee Bar & Cafe are accepting food and cash donations for the Investors Group's "Food for Thought" campaign that supports SHARE's Food Bank! Stop by with a donation, and enter to win tickets to the Investors Group Comedy Tour on Nov. 19 at the Red Robinson Theatre! There are five sets of tickets to win. Good luck!

When: Nov. 1 - 11

Where: Gallagher's Coffee Bar & Cafe - 232 Newport Drive #7, Port Moody

Food and Coat Drive at Blue Line Outdoor Sports

Blue Line Outdoor Sports will be holding a food and coat drive at their store! Drop by to this all-day event with a donation to SHARE's food bank.

When: Saturday, Nov. 10, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Where: Blue Line Outdoor Sports - Unit #1, 1449 Prairie Ave, Port Coquitlam

Wrestling With Hunger show

Elite Canadian Championship Wrestling (ECCW) is holding another Wrestling With Hunger food drive at their show! Bring in a non-perishable food item to support the SHARE food bank and enjoy some pro wrestling.

When: Saturday, Nov. 10, doors 7:30 p.m., bell 8 p.m.

Where: Elks Hall, 2272 Leigh Square, Port Coquitlam

 

 

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