From left to right: Capt. Brad Makortoff, Castlegar Hospice past president Suzanne Lehbauer, past treasurer Sarah Bate, Deputy Chief Nick Ahlefeld and Marty. Photo submitted

Small donation for a big cause: Castlegar Hospice Society

A small donation was made to the Castlegar Hospice Society

The Castlegar Firefighters Association recently donated $160 to the Castlegar Hospice Society. While the donation might seem small, fire chief Sam Lattanzio said the department gives money to four main charities every year — Muscular Dystrophy, Movember, the annual Toy Drive and Castlegar Hospice. “We found we had a small surplus left in our fund, so we decided to turn it over to one of the organizations we sponsor,” said Lattanzio.

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