Local shoppers dig deep

Dairy manager Linda Whalen with store manager Peter Manolas inside Coles at Rockingham Shopping Centre. Picture: Elle Borgward www.communitypix.com.au d400200
Dairy manager Linda Whalen with store manager Peter Manolas inside Coles at Rockingham Shopping Centre. Picture: Elle Borgward www.communitypix.com.au d400200

The community has been voted the third most giving for raising a significant amount of money to support children and young people with cancer.

Shoppers at Coles stores in Rockingham, Baldivis and Warnbro purchased hundreds of $2 Redkite donation cards to enable the national cancer charity Redkite to double its fundraising, providing essential support for children and young people with cancer ” and their families.

‘We’re so excited to be doing everything we can to help Redkite ” a charity that provides so many essential services at such an important time,’ said Coles regional manager for Baldivis and Warnbro, Gareth Hope.

Redkite helps families with information, support and counselling at the hospital bedside, on the phone and via email, financial assistance and practical help with school and training.