FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The B.C. Northern Real Estate Board has announced that it will be making donations to various local charities throughout Northern British Columbia.

According to the Northern Real Estate Board, since this year has been difficult due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a total of over $18,400 will be dispersed to local charities.

Some of the charities to receive donations in the Northeast and Peace Region include the Fort St. John Salvation Army, the United Way of Northern B.C., and the Fort Nelson Hospital and Healthcare Foundation.

The money being donated to the various local charities was raised through individuals and the Real Estate Board’s brokerage donations.

Along with these donations, the Real Estate Board encourages you to shop local to help local businesses survive the pandemic.