Mike Boersma and Adrienne Betts of Granny’s Cafe, at left, present Janet Peake of the Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre, with a cheque for $1,310 from a recent fundraising event. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Mike Boersma and Adrienne Betts of Granny’s Cafe, at left, present Janet Peake of the Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre, with a cheque for $1,310 from a recent fundraising event. (John Arendt - Summerland Review)

Cafe raises more than $1,300 for Summerland Food Bank

Money raised during one-day fundraiser in early February

A fundraising event at a Summerland cafe has raised more than $1,300 for the Summerland Food Bank and Resource Centre.

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The fundraiser was held Feb. 7 at Granny’s Cafe on Highway 97. It featured chili and macaroni and cheese, available by donation. By mid-afternoon, all the food was gone. The cafe raised $1,310 as a result.

Mike Boersma of Granny’s Cafe said the cafe prepared three times as much food as at a December fundraiser for the Toys and Toonies for Tots and Teens toy drive.

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