Shelter Box campaign ongoing

Quesnel Rotary Interact Club at Correlieu senior secondary school have raised more than $5,000 for Shelter Boxes for the Philippines

Ron Paull

members of Correlieu’s Rotary Interact Club braved the cold on Saturday to collection donations to purchase Shelter Boxes for victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philipines.

Ron Paull was just one of many people who stopped by to make a donation. Along with the students and Ron Paull, Dr. John Havens and teacher Martin Runge were also on hand. Paull said his $1,000 donation (enough to purchase one shelter box) is the second shelter box his family has sponsored, the first was to Haiti after an earthquake devasted that country almost four years ago. The Paull family put their Christmas money into the shelter box.

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