OHSWEKEN — The Six Nations Veteran’s Association celebrated the purchase of a new van, purchased with contributions made by the Six Nations Community Trust.
The new vehicle is a 12 passenger van the Association uses to transport it’s members to various events they are called to participate in throughout the year.
The Six Nations Community Trust previously put granted money to the Veteran’s Association in 2010 for a van.
Members of the Community Trust, Six Nations Elected Council and the Veteran’s Association gathered for an appreciation dinner on Friday.
President of the Six Nations Veteran’s Association John Monture thanked the Six Nations Community Trust for their contribution.
“We were proud to get you guys a van,” said Six Nations Elected Councillor Carl Hill, who is also a board member for the Six Nations Community Trust. “On behalf of the Community Trust it was an honour for us to do it said Carl Hill.”