On Friday, December 15th 2023. The RCMP’s Indigenous Policing Services brought the IPS Canoe:
“TL’CHES SPIRIT” for our Christmas – Capsize a Canoe Food Drive in support of the Cowichan Valley Basket Society.

A special thank you to RCMP’s Indigenous Policing ServicesCowichan Community PolicingSouth Cowichan Community PolicingM’akola Housing SocietyThe Real Canadian Superstore and the Cowichan Valley Basket Society as each of these organizations played a significant role in both the planning and contributions that made this event possible.

This event took place at The Real Canadian Superstore – 291 Cowichan Way, Duncan, BC V9L 4T8.

Thanks to the collective efforts of all participants, the initiative successfully gathered 1900lbs of food and received $1050.00 in cash donations. These generous contributions ensure that no individual or family in the Cowichan Valley will experience hunger in any aspect—physically, spiritually, or emotionally.

Wishing everyone a joyful holiday season!