The York Regional Police #4 District Headquarters Community Oriented Response (COR) Unit will be joining its emergency services and community partners in collecting food for the Vaughan Food Bank.
The annual food drive is from November 22, until December 2, 2007. On Saturday, November 24, 2007, between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m., COR officers will participate in fundraising barbeques at the following supermarket locations in the City of Vaughan:
- Fortino's, 2911 Major Mackenzie Drive
- Price Chopper, 2535 Major Mackenzie Drive
- M & M Meats, 2810 Major Mackenzie Drive
Food will also be collected along the route of the SantaFest parade, which will take place on Sunday, November 25, 2007, beginning at 2 p.m. along Major MacKenzie Drive from Canada's Wonderland to the City of Vaughan town offices.
For more information about the parade, visit the City of Vaughan website at www.city.vaughan.on.ca.
York Regional Police encourages residents to be generous, especially at this time of year.
For more information, please contact Sergeant Vernon Ward, of the #4 District Headquarters COR Unit at 1-866-876-5423, ext. 7420.