Warren Supa IGA supporting the community
Last week Warren’s three schools all received a much needed boost to their funds,
thanks to the Warren Supa IGA and the IGA Community Chest program.
The IGA Community Chest program has
donated over $75 million to community
organisations nationally during the past 13
years. Once again the Warren Supa IGA has
chosen to donate the funds raised last year to
the local schools.
“This year we have raised $2,434.25 for
community based projects, which we want
to share between the schools so that the
broader community benefi ts,” Kevin Taylor
Warren Central School and St Mary’s
Catholic School each received $608.56, a
very welcome boost to both schools due to
their heavy reliance on fundraising.
Warren Central School P&C President Liz
Barnett said, “We are so appreciative of these
donations as they make it possible for the
school to do more for the children. Thanks
to the generosity of the IGA, last year we
were able to make a signifi cant purchase
for our school library, a facility that is used
by both the primary and secondary schools.
We are very grateful for the IGA’s ongoing
Warren Preschool and Kindergarten
received over $1,200. “As a community
preschool, we are so thankful for the
donation,” said Chris.
“Last year we put the IGA logo on our bus
in acknowledgment of the terrifi c support
that they have consistently given us over a
number of years.”
St Mary’s P&F President Nicole Risely
was thrilled, saying, ”St Mary’s P&F is very
grateful to IGA for its kind donation. It will
defi nitely be put to good use this year, so