After a successful holiday donation campaign, the Brockville and Area Food Bank is now looking for volunteers to help with day-to-day operations.
Volunteers like Valerie Harvey, who has been helping at the food bank since last April.
“I’m very fortunate and I love my community and this is a very good way to give back to the less fortunate,” Harvey told CTV News Ottawa on Thursday.
“I’ve always supported this institution financially and I actually saw an advertisement where they were asking for actual volunteers to come into the facility,” she said. “I spoke with my husband and my husband also comes with me and we volunteer here now.”
Harvey is one of the 60 volunteers that help keep the non-profit running, and the facility is looking for five to 10 more volunteers to join the team…