Your union giving back to the community. Bev Vandall, Tanya Bowness, Bryce DeDood attended the 2017 Annual Coldest Night of the Year event at the Vernon Elks Lodge. More than 250 people attended the walk. They handed out bottled water, granola bars and CUPE backpacks to the walkers.
$300 in donations received at the City of Vernon’s Christmas Party were generously donated by CUPE 626 members to Santa’s Anonymous Vernon last week.
CUPE Local 626 donated the $1800 for the “Coldest Night of the Year” Walk that occurred at the Upper Room Mission on Feb. 22, 2014.
Photo: Bev Vandall, Lisa Anderson – Upper Room Mission, Janice Ni
This money will help towards the purchase of gifts – something that will make each child’s Christmas Speci