A group of friends from Brentwood Bay will be driving three trailers and their trucks up to Kamloops today (Fri., July 14), delivering supplies from generous Islanders to victims of the interior wildfires.
It’s the first time the five friends have done something like this and already they are finding a lot of support in for the form of donations and even the time off from their respective jobs to make the supply run.
Cody Daku put out a post on Facebook earlier this week, stating they were going to drive to the interior, adding a list of needed supplies for people displaced by wildfire evacuations. Almost immediately, more friends agreed to help and donations started coming in. on Wednesday, they were setting up at the Keating Cross Road Peninsula Co-op in Central Saanich to collect more donations.
“We wanted to go last year,” Daku said, adding tings just didn’t work out. This …
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