For seniors in our community who live alone, are financially challenged and don’t have any relatives nearby, the holidays can be a difficult time. With the added hardship of social isolation, we feel that it is especially important for us to let seniors know they are cared for and not alone this Christmas.
NexusBC Community Resource Centre invites you to help us in making spirits bright for local, low-income seniors this holiday season.
This is how it works:
- Stop by our office to pick up a Holiday Care Box:
102-3201 30th Street, Vernon
- Fill it with items that a senior would like, along with a grocery gift card (suggested amount: $20-$50)
- Enclose a card with a personal message
- Drop the box off at NexusBC before December 16th, 2022
We've prepared a list of items that a senior might find helpful: Gift Ideas For Seniors (pdf)
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If you would like to help but don't have the time to put together a Care Box, we ask that you please consider a financial contribution and to spread the word about this campaign.
Here is the link to donate: Support For Local Seniors