Dave Rushton of Woss

Dave Rushton of Woss

Community Futures antes up for hampers

PORT McNEILL-Organization raises $900 for Gazette Hamper Fund with barbecue, open house.

PORT McNEILL—Community Futures Mount Waddington kicked off the fundraising season for the Gazette Hamper Fund Friday with its annual barbecue and open house.

The barbecue drew a crowd with salmon and beef burgers, as well as chips and drinks, outside the CFMW office in Port McNeill. All proceeds went to the Gazette Hamper Fund.

At the end of the day, staff presented a cheque for $900 to the Gazette.