Monday, September 16, 2013

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Parting With Poverty

Chilliwack Connect seeks donations for Oct 5 event

Released by the City of Chilliwack/Voice photo

This donation box was spotted in the lobby at City Hall last week.

his year’s fourth Annual Chilliwack Connect will happen on October 5 at First Avenue Christian Assembly at 46510 First Ave.

As in previous years, everyone from the homeless to the working poor who show up at the church that day are fed, clothed and given much needed supplies. Meals, referrals to local services, haircuts and daycare are provided.

Community Living BC is collecting towels, children’s and adult clothing (fall/winter clothing only), including boots, sweaters, coats, gloves, hats and snow pants.


A donation box has been set up in the foyer of City Hall.


For more information visit the city website here or Community Living BC Chilliwack branch here.


Community Living BC

Suite 240B – 6640 Vedder Road
Chilliwack, BC V2R 0J2
Phone: 604-847-2500
Toll Free: 1-888-702-5795


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