For Immediate Release / November 26, 2019

City of St. Albert Gives the Gift of Warmth for the Holidays

Giving Trees are back and ready to be trimmed with winter wear decorations

The City of St. Albert is proud to give back to the community by hosting its annual holiday initiative, the Giving Trees.

The Giving Trees at Servus Credit Union Place and Fountain Park Recreation Centre will be decorated with donated items of new winter wear like socks, scarves, hats and mittens. Last year, a total of 879 items were collected at both facilities.

Media are invited to attend the Giving Tree decorating event at Servus Place:

When:             Wednesday, November 27, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:            Servus Credit Union Place
                          400 Campbell Rd, St. Albert, AB

On-site:          Jack Ballash (Manager, Servus Place) will be on-site for more information

The event will be running from November 27, 2019 to January 8, 2020. Following the display, all donations will be delivered to the St. Albert Community Village, where individuals and families in need will receive these much-needed winter items.

For more information, visit stalbert.ca and search The Giving Tree.

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Last edited: November 27, 2019