Steve Harding stands next to recyclables that were donated on the Labour Day long weekend in support of the people affected by the downtown apartment fire on Aug. 24. The destroyed apartment can be seen in the background. Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff

PHOTOS: Bottle drive being held for those displaced following Red Deer apartment fire

Event continues through to Sunday

A bottle drive in support of the people affected by a downtown Red Deer apartment fire is being held all weekend.

Donations are being accepted in the parking lot across from the destroyed building at 5129 50th Ave. until 8 p.m. on Saturday and again on Sunday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Money will go toward The Mustard Seed, which is also accepting monetary donations, hygiene items and clothing for the tenants as part of a fundraising campaign in partnership with the City of Red Deer.



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Steve Harding and seven-year-old Addison Holden put recyclables in a truck – the recyclables were donated this weekend during a bottle drive in support of the people affected by the downtown apartment fire on Aug. 24. Photo by SEAN MCINTOSH/Advocate staff

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