(L-R): Alana Murdoch

PHOTO GALLERY and community thank you from CBAL

Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy happy with community support for literacy programs in Castlegar.

Thanks for all the community support during the Reach-A-Reader campaign last week. We raised $697 to support literacy programs in Castlegar.

A special thanks to City of Castlegar mayor Lawrence Chernoff and councillors Sue Heaton-Sherstobitoff and Dan Rye, the Castlegar Rebels, Dianne Galloway from the Friends of the Library, RCMP Sgt. Laurel Mathew, Lynnene Lewis and Lesley Hastain from Kootenay Family Place, Michelle Donaldson from Mallards Source for Sports, Rebecca Voros from Robson Community School PAC, CBAL Staff, and Castlegar News staff for helping out during our Reach a Reader campaign.

Thanks to Black Press for their continued support for literacy programs in our community.

– Alana Murdoch, community literacy coordinator


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