Special Olympic athletes help out at Safeway

Special Olympics athletes from Castlegar and the area were at Safeway on Saturday helping bag groceries and raise awareness.

Special Olympics athletes from Castlegar and the area were at Safeway on Saturday helping bag groceries. Pictured from left: Jamie Postnikoff (Safeway assistant manager); Sandrelle Fraser; Jule Dembowski

Special Olympics athletes from Castlegar and the area were at Safeway on Saturday helping bag groceries. Pictured from left: Jamie Postnikoff (Safeway assistant manager); Sandrelle Fraser; Jule Dembowski

Special Olympics athletes from Castlegar and the area were at Safeway on Saturday helping bag groceries and raise awareness. In addition to bagging groceries, the athletes held a bake sale at the store.

The event is part of a month long campaign for Safeway’s Families Living With Disabilities Campaign.