Kempenfelt Graphics donates toy and food 'sculptures' to campaign
Jon Smith, of Kempenfelt Graphics Group in Barrie, and his project management colleagues, got into the Christmas spirit, Friday, as they presented their entry in the company's Barrie and District Christmas Cheer food drive sculpture contest. Several departments at Kempenfelt Graphics were invited to created seasonal themes with food they collected for this year's Christmas Cheer campaign. They also presented a generous cash donation. J.T. MCVEIGH/QMI AGENCY/BARRIE EXAMINER
Staff at Kempenfelt Graphics Group Inc. in Barrie got into the holiday season by creating toy and food sculptures which they donated to Barrie and District Christmas Cheer.
They presented the donations Friday, including a sizable cash donation.
The 2012 campaign is collecting donations for 1,848 families which translates to about 5,000 people. Campaign organizers have also ordered at least $80,000 worth of food for the hampers.
The financial goal for 2012 is $235,000, which must be raised in 38 days.
For information on Christmas Cheer, including a complete list of drop-off locations, visit www.christmascheerbarrie.com.