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Peace Arch ER receives financial boost

White Rock Optometry donates $14,527 to Peace Arch Hospital
White Rock Optometry donates $14,527 to Peace Arch Hospital's emergency room.
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Peace Arch Hospital’s emergency room received a hefty financial boost from White Rock Optometry.

For the second year in a row, the optometry clinic held a seven-month-long fundraiser benefitting Peace Arch Hospital & Community Health Foundation. Customers were encouraged to donate to the foundation, with the clinic matching dollar for dollar. In total, $14,527 was raised for the emergency department.

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