Not only that, but the mandate of the Cariboo Express is also to raise funds for local charities through an inventive sponsorship model, local businesses and organizations are featured in song introduction monologues, using humour and sentiment to showcase the sponsor, in the spirit of an old time radio show.
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With their dedicated generous contributions, the Food Bank is able to package and distribute food, to prepare and serve hot meals, and to organize food drives helps to reduce hunger in our community.
The ministry expanded to include the largest food bank on Vancouver Island and the second largest in BC.The regular cast including Barney Bentall, Ridley Bent, Dustin Bentall, Wendy Bird, Matt Masters, and the Gold Rush Allstars along with a few new and special guests will celebrate the tenth year of the show's incarnation, which grew from one event into the western Canadian tour it is now, benefitting local charities at each wagon stop along the trail.Barney Bentall & The Cariboo Express have raised over 0,000 over all shows since the beginning; 0,000 of that raised during the 2014 tour alone. Express, the main cartage and passenger services company on the Cariboo Road, also known as "Barnard's Express". Barnard Bentall saw fit to rename his traveling roadshow, The Cariboo Express.Over 7200 people use the services of the food bank every month to help sustain themselves and their families.The Mustard Seed also provides advocacy services, prison ministry, counseling, a public health nurse, clothing and small household items as needed.Friends of Children Society is a free and confidential service available to children and their families in the East Kootenay who are unable to meet the exceptional medical costs related to the needs of their child.