Send a written message to a senior or group of seniors in Chilliwack, and The Progress will publish them.

Send a written message to a senior or group of seniors in Chilliwack, and The Progress will publish them.

Join The Progress in sharing messages to Chilliwack seniors

Send a written message to a loved one who may be spending this Christmas alone due to COVID-19

The pandemic has impacted Chilliwack just as hard as any community around the world.

British Columbians continue to work hard to bring COVID-19’s second wave back down. Full vaccination is still some time away, but an end to this inconceivable time in our lives does grow closer.

Necessary isolation hits especially hard as the holidays come around. Among the most impacted groups is one of our most vulnerable – seniors. Some of them have not been able to see their loved ones for months, and with that isolation comes heartbreak, despair, or worse.

READ MORE: Chilliwack Progress COVID-19 coverage

The Chilliwack Progress extends a call to action. We would like to dedicate space in upcoming issues at least until Christmas Day to personal messages from family to seniors who are in isolation. These should be no more than 50 words and can be addressed to a specific person or people, or general sentiments.

Submit your messages of love and care to editor@theprogress.com or via our website at www.theprogress.com.

This holiday season especially, we want to ensure no one is forgotten. Please join us!


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