Fire hall hosts food bank event

Christmas in July takes place July 18 at Hall 7, 34989 Old Clayburn Rd.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service holds its inaugural Christmas in July event to raise food and money for the Abbotsford Food Bank.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service holds its inaugural Christmas in July event to raise food and money for the Abbotsford Food Bank.

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service holds its first Christmas in July event to raise food and money for the Abbotsford Food Bank.

The event takes place Saturday, July 18 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m at Hall 7, 34989 Old Clayburn Rd.

Executive chef Sean Cousins of the Vancouver Club will cook up a free lunch for those who bring a bag of food or cash donation.

People are invited to drop off their donation using the drive-thru option, or park and stay awhile. Balloons, cotton candy and activities are included.

Food donations can also be dropped of at Abbotsford Save-on-Foods locations.

For more information, visit “Abbotsford Fire Rescue Hall 7” on Facebook or call Nick Salitra at 778-888-4974.