Food bank funds donated from North Pole event

Tradex in Abbotsford recently donated $4,551 to the Abbotsford Food Bank

Tradex has donated money raised at its North Pole event to the Abbotsford Food Bank.

Tradex has donated money raised at its North Pole event to the Abbotsford Food Bank.

Tradex in Abbotsford recently donated $4,551 to the Abbotsford Food Bank from proceeds collected at the North Pole BC event in December.

The event, held throughout the month, charged $6 for parking, with $2 from each car going to the food bank.

North Pole BC was held for the first time and featured interactive scenes and activities with Santa, his elves and other characters.

Attractions included Mrs. Claus’s Story Time, Santa’s toy workshop, a gingerbread bakery and the Elven School of Secret Skills.