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A Little Bud donates $12,000 to White Rock Elks

Funds will support seniors, veterans, youth scholarships and more
White Rock Elks 431 president Kelly McKay, left, A Little Bud president and owner Randy Tingksou, A Little Bud owner Kaleigh MacAlpine and White Rock Elks 431 committee head for charity and fundraising Bob O’Keefe at A Little Bud in White Rock. (Contributed photo)

Giving back is something that many do toward the end of the year, as they reflect on the past year and focus on family, the holiday season, and look to the new year ahead.

For A Little Bud owners Randy Tingskou and wife Kayleigh MacAlpine, giving back to the community is something they like to do closer to the start of the year.

That’s why the White Rock cannabis dispensary owners recently donated $12,000 to the White Rock Elks 431.

“This is the second year in a row that A Little Bud have shown such generosity to us at this level and is a testament to the values that Randy and Kaleigh hold in support of charities in the White Rock community,” said White Rock Elks committee head for charity and fundraising Bob O’Keefe.

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“(The) funds will be allocated to our charities that support seniors, veterans, youth scholarships, addiction recovery and homelessness.”

A Little Bud currently operates three stores in the province.

Tricia Weel

About the Author: Tricia Weel

I’m a lifelong writer, and worked as a journalist in community newspapers for more than a decade, from White Rock to Parksville and Qualicum Beach, to Abbotsford and Surrey, from 2001-2012
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