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West Kootenay Telus Ambassadors host Huge Garage Sale

Fresh from filling more than 275 backpacks for school districts in Nelson, Castlegar/Trail, Grand Forks and Nakusp, the West Kootenay Telus Ambassadors are back at it Saturday (June 8) with a Huge Garage Sale in the parking lot of the Real Canadian Wholesale Club in Nelson.

The Garage Sale runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. with proceeds going toward the L.V. Rogers Grad Bursary.

Sixteen Telus Ambassador volunteer fill the 275 backpacks that will be distributed to students in the fall.

“Each year we have a "Telus Day of Giving" month in which our volunteers do various projects which benefit their local communities Canada wide,” said a member of the West Kootenay Telus Community Ambassadors.

“This was only one of our events.”

Photo Caption: The 16 members of the West Kootenay Telus Ambassadors will be hosting a Huge Garage Sale Saturday at the Real Canadian Wholesale Club in Nelson. The Garage Sale begins at 9 a.m. — Submitted photo