Reunion tea kicks off Cancer Society Daffodil Campaign in Williams Lake

The Canadian Cancer Society is Celebrating 75 years of providing support and funding to cancer patients and research.

The Canadian Cancer Society is Celebrating 75 years of providing support and funding to cancer patients and research.

The Williams Lake Branch of the Canadian Cancer Society is celebrating the milestone by kicking of its annual Daffodil Campaign with a tea at Sunset Manor on Thursday, March 28 from 2 to 7 p.m.

Sunset Manor is located at 60 Westridge Drive just off Highway 20.

“Past and present volunteers for the Cancer Society will be sharing refreshments, stories and memories,” says Carol Grosso the lakecity’s new media spokesperson.  She says anyone who has volunteered for the Canadian Cancer Society in any capacity in Williams Lake since it’s inception in 1946 is invited to please stop in.

The annual Daffodil Campaign runs April 1 to 31. There will be a display at the Cariboo Memorial Complex honouring volunteers and saluting past events held in Williams Lake.

For more information on the society contact the local office at 250-392-3442.