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The Honourable Janet Austin, (left) Lt. Gov. of B.C. presented 39 youth with prestigious Silver Level Duke of Edinburgh Awards in Burnaby. Receiving one of the awards was Richmond’s Vedanshikumari Dasharathsinh Vala. Photo submitted
The Richmond Artist Guild raised $2,500 for the Richmond Food Bank from its annual Guess Who anonymous art sale recently. Among those from the guild handing the cheque over to the food bank’s executive director, Hajira Hussain (second right), was Lorraine Wellman (far right). Photo submitted
Grade 2/3 students in Mrs.
Tabata’s Tomma elementary class took the initiative to raise money for BC Children’s Hospital. Spear-headed by students Peyton Willis, Mackenzie Crown and Selin Kumru, the classes created posters that helped raise $544.82.
Caden Hermann, a Grade 3 student at Byng elementary, spear-headed the school’s blanket drive, which kicked off this week. Caden is pictured with the executive director of Blankets BC, Gregory Ould. Photo submitted