The Colchester Filipino Community recently raised $760 to contribute to the relief effort in the Philippines during a luncheon held at Immaculate Conception Church Hall, as well as $1,190 from the sale of raffle tickets.
Colchester Filipino Community
The group also received personal donations of $647 bringing the total amount raised to $2,697. All proceeds were donated to the Canadian Red Cross, Truro. The top three raffle prize-winners are Lisa Swinemar, Brenda Mentis and Kathy Burrows. Filipino community and Red Cross volunteers pose for a photo before serving lunch. SUBMITTED PHOTO