Regatta food drive

The 50th annual Brock Invitational Rowing Regatta took place in St. Catharines on Saturday.More than 650 rowers from a dozen universities competed in the event.Brock University’s rowing coach, Peter Somerwil, challenged all coaches and athletes to fill a pickup truck with canned goods.The perishable items will be donated to the local non-profit organization ‘Community Care.’He says they’re trying to collect as much as they can.Other than canned goods, they’re also collecting cash donations.Somerwil says Thanksgiving is a great time to help and he hopes that this can become an annual tradition.

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