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Three carts and $954 for Summerside Food Bank

People from the Evangeline area recently donated three overflowing shopping carts of food to the Summerside Salvation Army Food Bank through a food drive organized by the Evangeline-Central Credit Union and the Wellington Co-op. Diane McInnis, left, from the credit union, presents the proceeds to Captain Neil Abbott from the Summerside Salvation Army, while Angèle Arsenault from the Wellington Co-op, right, presents a $100 gift card to Anne Gallant of Mont-Carmel, who won the draw that was part of the food drive.
People from the Evangeline area recently donated three overflowing shopping carts of food to the Summerside Salvation Army Food Bank through a food drive organized by the Evangeline-Central Credit Union and the Wellington Co-op. Diane McInnis, left, from the credit union, presents the proceeds to Captain Neil Abbott from the Summerside Salvation Army, while Angèle Arsenault from the Wellington Co-op, right, presents a $100 gift card to Anne Gallant of Mont-Carmel, who won the draw that was part of the food drive.

Evangeline area recently donated three overflowing shopping carts of food collected from food drive.

People from the Evangeline area recently donated three overflowing shopping carts of food to the Summerside Salvation Army Food Bank through a food drive organized by the Evangeline-Central Credit Union and the Wellington Co-op.

As well, the food bank received $954, which represents half the revenues from the benefit Mega-Bingo held Oct. 15.

Diane McInnis, from the credit union, recently presented the proceeds to Captain Neil Abbott from the Summerside Salvation Army.

Captain Abbott noted that each penny and each food donation helps to feed the 80 to 110 families who ask for assistance at the food bank each week.

Everyone who made a food donation received a ballot for a draw for a $100 gift card. The winner was Anne Gallant of Mont-Carmel.

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