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Local grocers join United Way and Phillips Sodaworks in Victoria fund raising project

The United Way will benefit from a combined fund raising event with Phillips Sodaworks, Thrifty Foods, Save-on-Foods and Country Grocer

  • Aug. 12, 2016 7:00 p.m.

The united Way Greater Victoria announced they will be joining forces with Phillips Sodaworks and three local grocers to raise funds for the local charity.

Phillips Sodaworks will be donating 25 cents a bottle and $1.50 a case sold at participating grocery stores Thrifty Foods, Save-on-Foods and Country Grocer between August 15 and September 15 to the United Way.

The fundraising campaign will be known at the United Together Campaign. Don Denton

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