Realtors are ringing the bell
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North Okanagan Realtor Meals Drive isn’t any extra.
However space actual property brokers are nonetheless stepping as much as assist the Vernon Salvation Military.
For a few years, the meals drive collected hundreds of kilograms of meals for the Sally Ann Meals Financial institution, however when Covid hit, the annual occasion needed to be cancelled.
As an alternative, realtors volunteered to be ring bells for the Salvation Military Christmas Kettle marketing campaign
“It labored very well they usually have been in a position to increase some huge cash,” says Daybreak Taylor with Ray/Max, who organizes the annual meals drive.
The cash they assist increase can really purchase extra meals than earlier than.
“They’ve extra buying energy. They are saying for us to spend $1 on a can of soup, they’ll get three cans for a greenback,” says Taylor.
Having cash obtainable additionally helps meals financial institution officers increase areas the place provides are working quick.
And you do not have to be a Realtor to enroll.
Anybody can volunteer to run a kettle by signing up on the Salvation Military web site.