The Sooke RCMP detachment is currently holding a bottle drive in support of Sooke Cops for Cancer Tour de Rock rider, Const. Steven Martindale. Residents can drop off bottles anytime between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today until Friday in the truck parked in front of the RCMP detachment on 2076 Church Rd.
For large quantities, residents can contact the detachment at: 250-642-5241 and arrangements for pick up will be made.
There will also be a bottle drive on Saturday, Aug. 25 at the Sooke Bottle Depot on 2036 Idlemore Rd from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
“Const. Martindale is representing our detachment and he has a fundraising goal of $5,000, and this is the detachment’s initiative to help him raise some of that money,” said Staff Sgt. Steve Wright.
All proceeds will go towards Cops for Cancer.