$10,100 presented to local foodbanks

Minister Vic Toews, MP for Provencher, presented cheques to five foodbanks on Wednesday July 11 in New Bothwell.  Totalling $10,100, the money was provided to Minister Toews by Chicken Farmers of Canada (CFC) for winning the national “Everyone Wins With Chicken” recipe contest.  South East Helping Hands in Steinbach, the Morris Food Bank, the Lorette Food Bank, the Springfield Food Bank and the Lac du Bonnet and Area Food Bank each received a cheque.

 

On hand for the cheque presentations were MCP chair Jake Wiebe, and CFC director/MCP director Vernon Froese.