A little chipping goes a long way

Oak Bay Fire Fighter’s Charitable Foundation raised more than $4,500 through its annual Christmas tree recycling

Oak Bay Fire Fighter’s Charitable Foundation raised more than $4,500 through its annual Christmas tree recycling. Bartlett Tree Experts voluntarily chipped about 500 trees on site over the two days.

Follow the local firefighters’ donations to Oak Bay programs online at oakbayfirefighters.com.

B.C. Lions Society’s annual Chip In for the Kids Christmas tree recycle with depots across Greater Victoria raised more than $16,000 to support Easter Seals programs and services on Vancouver Island.