A 2000 dollar donation has been given to Whitmore School, for their playground fund, from CUPE Local 3305.

Colin Cherpako, president of the Local 3305, says they wanted to start giving back to the community, they decided to give 2000 dollars to Whitmore, as well as Barker and the Winnipegosis playground.

The parent group from Whitmore made the proposal and the membership decided to go forward with the donation at their general membership meeting.