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Photo: Byron & Lisa Stewart from Kids Sport accept a cheque from Patricia Beck and Chris Klein of Imperial Oil – Adam Reaburn/

Imperial Oil spent the afternoon Friday handing out donations to local charities.

The corporate donations ranged in size from $250-$1,000, with 21 groups receiving the donations. The monies came from Imperial Oil’s Boundry Lake Operation. One of the groups that received a donation was Kids Sport. Byron Stewart with Kids Sport says the money will go towards making sure all children in Fort St. John have access to sports. Kids Sport supplies under privileged children with the money to help pay registration fees for a number of different sports in Fort St. John.

Here is the complete list of groups the received donations Friday:

Ride for The Disabled
Bert Bowes Band Program
FSJ Special Olympics
Sub Zero Track and Field Club
Clearview Minor Hockey
Ducks Unlimited
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of FSJ
Children Who Witness Violence and Abuse
Baby’s Best Chance
North Peace Gymnastics Association
FSJ Summer Activities Program for Less Privileged Children
FSJ Minor Hockey
Artspace Program
Northern BC Regional Science Fair
FSJ Literacy Society
Northeast Native Advancing Society
FSJ Inconnu Swim Club
Clearview Elementary School
FSJ Minor Ball

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