Lifestyle

Delta united for charity

The Corporation of Delta’s employees raised a record $60,122.72 for the 2011 United Way campaign - Delta’s most successful to date.

Mayor Lois Jackson and Delta’s United Way co-chairs Kate Steel and Jake Gentles presented the cheque to the United Way at a recent council meeting.

“The dedication of our employees to this worthwhile organization is truly exceptional,” said Jackson. “Delta’s successful campaign is another example of staff’s unwavering commitment to the United Way and making a positive impact on individuals in our community.”

Jackson, Delta council and Chief Administrative Officer George Harvie also thanked CUPE Local 454, Delta Managerial Society and all Delta employees for their contributions.

This is the sixth consecutive year that Delta has exceeded its fundraising goal.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

LeBron welcomed back on special night in Cleveland
 
Seahawks clinch playoff position
 
Awakening from a bad dream
Whitecaps face Dallas in one-off playoff game; Winner will face Pacific power Seattle Sounders
 
Former CBC anchor Knowlton Nash dies at 86
 
Laing leads fly-fishing team to silver
Whitecaps on the brink of MLS playoff spot
 
Hawks drop a pair to Giants
 
EMS volleyball squads lead way at provincials

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 30 edition online now. Browse the archives.