Const. Matthew Black, left, helps 3-year-old Ella Popowich with a bag of food donations she and grandma Kathy Ervin brought along to last year’s Stuff the Cruiser event in Hope. (Emelie Peacock/Hope Standard)

Agassiz RCMP invite the public to Stuff the Cruiser

The annual donation drive will be taking place at Agassiz’s SuperValu on Dec. 7

Agassiz RCMP are inviting the community to help them “Stuff the Cruiser” in support of Agassiz-Harrison Community Services this season.

On Saturday, Dec. 7, the Agassiz RCMP will be at the SuperValu on Cheam Avenue with a police car to help bring in donations for community service’s food bank and Christmas hampers.

Officers will be collecting non-perishable food items, as well as new toys and cash donations. They hope to exceed the donations collected last year: 7oo pounds of food and $700 were brought in through Agassiz.

(The Upper Fraser Valley Regional Detachment collected a total of 14,000 pounds of food and $9,000 for local organizations.)

RELATED: 10th annual Stuff the Cruiser in Upper Fraser Valley nets 14,000 pounds of food

Agassiz RCMP will be on site at SuperValu (7024 Cheam Ave) between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7.

Anyone wanting to contribute that is unable to make it on the Saturday can also drop off donations at the Agassiz RCMP office between Monday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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