Letter: It’s the begging, not cadets, behind the problem

Dear Editor,

In no way was I disrespecting what the cadet organizations contribute to the youth of our country and what the cadets do for their communities [Fundraising events beat begging, April 10 Letters, Langley Advance]. As a former cadet myself, I can attest to that.

My only bone of contention is that resorting to begging to raise funds leaves the wrong impression.

Even with this opinion, I did drop a toonie in the can last time.

Fred Dalkeith, Aldergrove

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