New program funding

Telus donated $1,500 towards a new program at Quesnel Tillicum Friendship Centre

Telus' Rod Peck

Telus’ Rod Peck, right dropped off $1,500 to Tillicum Society Friendship Centre executive director Tony Goulet, left, for their new program Bannock and Beans which is designed to teach First Nations, Inuit and Metis children eating well based on Canada’s Food Guide and focused on food found in First Nations, Inuit and Metis kitchens. The program also contains an exercise component. The three five-week sessions (for three different age groups) are expected to begin September 2015 and is open to all.