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Philippines disaster memorial service and fundraiser

The Catholic Community of Kamloops encourages all Kamloopsians to assist in some way with disaster relief for victims of Typhoon Haiyan, known as Yolanda, in the Philippians.

There will be a Catholic Mass for those who lost their lives in the strongest typhoon ever at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Saturday, Nov. 30 at 11 a.m.

Potluck fundraiser and collection of clean, good condition summer clothes for all ages, hygiene products and perishable food items to follow in the Church basement hall, 635 Tranquille Rd.

Listen for more fundraising events throughout the next year.

More information, call Sr. Maria at 250-372-5470 or Piriena at Columbia Dental 250-372-1455.

Attending the Santa Claus Parade? There will be the decorated vehicle in the parade collecting toys for Filipino kids suffering from the Typhoon disaster and passing out info on how you can help.

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