Members of the United Appeal committee are preparing for the 2019 campaign, starting with the annual meeting. It will be held at Reston Place, September 16 at 7:00 p.m. Those interested in improving our community at large or in specific charities are invited to attend.
There were twelve recipient charities for the 2018 donors choice: Cerebral Palsy Assoc., $173.66; Reston Nursery School, $603.74; Alzheimer Society, $394.66; Canadian Cancer Society, $714.66; Child & Family Services, $311.66; CNIB, $246.66; Reston Early Learning Centre, $533.66; Handivan, $622.66; Heart and Stroke Foundation, $862.66; Kidney Foundation, $231.66; Diabetes Society, $371.66; Society for Manitobans with Disabilities, $247.66. There were 79 donors with donations of $5355.
2019 will see Reston and Area Foundation included on our donation form. Any registered charity that would like to be included for 2020 may fill out an application, prior to September 15, for consideration and approval at our meeting. We have one new application to review to date. Please contact Patsy Lockhart or Joann Sauve for application information.