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Caledonia Secondary climbs to new heights

Northern Savings Credit Union presents cheque to Terrace, BC school

CALEDONIA Secondary School is among the many groups and organizations to receive a donation from the Terrace branch of the Northern Savings Credit Union.

The donations were presented Oct. 16 as part of the activities tied to Credit Union Week, Oct. 15-19.

Caledonia’s donation of $1,500 will be used to help finance the purchase of a climbing wall at the school.

The cheque was accepted by Ben Matheis.

Each of the four credit union branches within the Northern Savings network received $15,000 to distribute.

Credit union board chair Nirmal Parmar, a Terrace resident, noted the contributions made by community organizations.

On behalf of the board and employees, I want you to know how much we value the work that you do that is enriching the lives of our communities.” he said.

Here is the full list of groups receiving money this year:

Here is the list of the recipients and the amount that they are receiving.

The Terrace and District Community Service received $2500.

Terrace Crime Stoppers Society received $1,000.

Terrace Old Age Pensioners Assoc. received $1500.

My Recreational Mountain Co-operative received $1,000.

The Terrace Art Association received $600.

The Terrace 3 Breed Classic Horse Show received $500.

Caledonia Secondary School received $,1500.

The Skeena Valley Fall Fair received $2,000.

Pacific Northwest Regional Science Fair received $750.

The Northwest Science and Innovation Society received $1,000.

The 747 Unicorn Royal Canadian Air Cadet Squadron received $500.

The Terrace Biathlon group received $1,000.

Terrace Search & Rescue received $1,150.