VIDEO: First poppy kickstarts 2017 campaign

VIDEO: First poppy kickstarts 2017 campaign

Annual poppy drive starts two weeks before Remembrance Day with official pinning at City Hall.

Chilliwack Legion Br. #4 president Elaine Dahl gave the first poppy of the year to Mayor Sharon Gaetz Friday at City Hall to launch the annual poppy drive in the lead up to Remembrance Day.

 

Left to right: Roland Fielder (poppy chairman of Chilliwack Legion Br. #280), Mayor Sharon Gaetz, Elaine Dahl (Chilliwack Legion Br. #4 president) and Sharon Churchill (Chilliwack Legion Br. #4 second vice-president).

Left to right: Roland Fielder (poppy chairman of Chilliwack Legion Br. #280), Mayor Sharon Gaetz, Elaine Dahl (Chilliwack Legion Br. #4 president) and Sharon Churchill (Chilliwack Legion Br. #4 second vice-president).