The Vankleek Hill and District Lions Club donated $2000 to each of the local food banks (Vankleek Hill, Hawkesbury and L’Orignal). The funds were raised selling Christmas cakes locally and topped up with matching funds from the Scotiabanks in Vankleek Hill and Hawkesbury. In the picture at the top, from the Hawkesbury Food Bank are Laurier Seguin, Suzie Hinson, Madeleine Berthelot, Stephanie Bierema and Janine Jalbert. Below, at left, from L’Orignal food bank are: Jacques Lacelle and Sydney Collard. In the picture representing the Vankleek Hill Food Bank are Irene and Lloyd Howes and the Reverend James Douglas. From the Vankleek Hill District Lions club in all three pictures are Armand Lapierre (President), Richard Couperus and Tony Chenel.