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Blue Goose Campaign A Success
Monday Dec 04, 2017 10:58am

By: Mike Stiles

(photo courtesy of Mike Stiles/WBET News)

(STURGIS) – The 9th annual Stuff A Blue Goose campaign is being called a success.

Michigan State Police from the White Pigeon Detachment had their police cruisers, or Blue Gooses, at the Sturgis and Three Rivers Wal-Mart Stores on Saturday. The public were asked to make donations of non perishable food items or new toys, which would go to families in need this Holiday season.

Trooper Jason Sylvester was at the Sturgis store and says people were coming up to the cruisers as soon as he showed up. ...... {LISTEN}.

People were also making cash donations, which was taken right into the store to buy more food and toys.

Sylvester says he is touched by the way St. Joseph County residents give to help their fellow man. ...... {LISTEN}.

The Salvation Army picked up the food and toys from both collection sites and will distribute them to families and individuals who need a hand up.
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