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Port Alberni collects Christmas trees for KidSport

KidSport raised more than $1,700 with annual fundraiser

A “tree-cycling” fundraiser put on by the City of Port Alberni raised more than $1,700 for young athletes.

KidSport Port Alberni raised a total of $1,738.85 on Saturday, Jan. 7. Volunteers with the city, the Port Alberni Fire Department and KidSport collected old Christmas trees by donation to be chipped and mulched. They received a total of 135 trees.

KidSport Port Alberni provides grants to cover the costs of registration fees to that all kids in Port Alberni can play sports.

Elena Rardon

About the Author: Elena Rardon

I have worked with the Alberni Valley News since 2016.
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