Castlegar FD pitches in for kids

Annual toy drive gets great turn out of local firefighters

Sparky and his buds go to bat for kids at the Castlegar A&W on Dec. 14

It’s a yearly tradition in Castlegar as the volunteers and professionals in the fire department take on toy duty.

This year they did a four-hour stint at the A&W, accepting donations of toys as well as taking turns helping out the restaurant crew.

Mountain Transport Institute was part of the effort with a donated bus on hand to move the collected toys around and get them ready for later distribution.

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