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Okanagan, Shuswap East Kootenay charities can fuel up funds

Applications being taken for Armstrong Regional Co-op annual Fuel Good Day Tuesday, Sept. 19
The annual Armstrong Regional Co-op Fuel Good Day, which raises funds for local charities and non-profits, will be held Tuesday, Sept. 19, in Vernon, Armstrong, Salmon Arm and Cranbrook. (Contributed)

Fuel up in the fall and you will help local organizations.

The Armstrong Regional Co-op (ARC) will again present Co-op Fuel Good Day to support local organizations in Vernon, Armstrong, Salmon Arm and Cranbrook.

Fuel Good Day is set for Tuesday, Sept. 19.

As part of Fuel Good Day, 10 cents from every litre of fuel sold at all Armstrong Regional Co-op gas bars will be donated to local registered non-profits or charities,” said ARC marketing and sales manager Jason Keis. “Each Co-op gas bar location will be supporting a different local non-profit or charity.”

Registered non-profits and charities that are located within the local trading area of the Armstrong Regional Co-op are invited to apply to be a recipient of funding from Fuel Good Day 2023. Apply online at

The deadline for applications is Friday, June 23.

“Throughout Fuel Good Day, each of our selected non-profits and charities are invited be on-site to hand out information packages and answer questions about their organization,” said Keis. “There will also be draws and giveaways.”

• 3550 Okanagan St., Armstrong;

• 3100 10th Ave. NE, Salmon Arm;

• 50 Trans Canada Hwy SW, Salmon Arm;

• 3530 27th St., Vernon;

• 3401 32nd St. Vernon;

• 1216 Cranbrook St. N, Cranbrook.

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