LITE Holiday Hamper creates employment opportunities in Winnipeg

The Winnipeg hamper program supported by Local Investment Toward Employment (LITE) has a little twist.In addition to the many volunteers who help assemble and deliver the packages of food and other gifts, LITE provides funding for paid helpers.“There’s a need for hampers but there’s also a need for employment and employment experience,” said Tyler Pearce, Executive Director of LITE.Story continues below