Venture book sale supports

The Venture Training book sale runs from Wednesday, Sept. 23 to Sunday, Sept. 27 at the Village Green Centre.

Book enthusiasts can help those with developmental disabilities.

The Venture Training book sale runs from Wednesday, Sept. 23 to Sunday, Sept. 27 at the Village Green Centre.

John Topping, event organizer, says the community has rallied with donations of books.

“Many have contributed to our fundraising efforts,” he said, adding that some books have already been sold.

“In just three months, about $2,400 has been raised from bulk sales.”

Support has come from a number of businesses and individuals, including Hudson’s Bay, Save-on-Foods, Gary Blair, Larry and Diana Hilderman, The Morning Star, Kiss FM, Sun FM, the Salvation Army, Louie Ozeroff, the Village Green Centre, A&W Foods, Swan Lake Nurseryland, Safety Mart Foods in Chase, Sheardowns, in Lumby, Richard Comazzetto and Charlene Deuling.