[Hpn] $1 million donation for homeless
William Charles Tinker
Sat, 19 Aug 2006 15:21:01 -0400
Sat, August 19, 2006
$1 million donation for homeless
By Online staff
The sister of late Winnipeg pharmacist Saul Sair donated $1 million on his
behalf this morning to Siloam Mission, an inner-city drop-in centre for the
poor and homeless.
The money from Sair's estate will be used to establish an on-site medical
Saul died in 2003 and worked as a pharmacist for 50 years.
Siloam provides meals to 2,000 homeless people each week.
Officials are calling it the largest donation ever to help the homeless in