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Foster parents and kids celebrated in Nelson

BBQ at Lakeside Park was supported by many local businesses.

The Nelson Ministry of Children and Family Development Office celebrated Child and Youth in Care Week by hosting a barbecue at Lakeside park for foster parents and children and youth in care in Nelson and surrounding areas. Many local businesses supported the event including Walmart, Safeway, Save-On-Foods, Kootenay Bakery, Real Canadian Wholesale Store, Nelson and District Community Complex and the Nelson Star. It was a beautiful day and the turnout was great.