The Hope Hampers include a fleece blanket, a picture frame with a voucher for a free family portrait, Fun Experience Passes with Heritage Park and the YMCA, and various toys for the kids.
PWC worked in teams assembling the hampers.
The hampers where wrapped in ribbon and plastic. by noon that afternoon, they had assembled approximately 500 hampers.
The hampers were carried onto a bus headed for High River.
25 out of 150 volunteers headed the hour out of town to deliver the hampers to child care facilities and womens’ centres.
An assembly line worked fast to get the hundreds of hampers out of the bus an into the hands of grateful residents.
This mother of two and day home runner reached out to United Way to help the kids in her community have a real summer. She was overwhelmed by the response from all the involved agencies and businesses.