Charity Starts at Home: Jeff Burrows on the Importance of Local Giving


Zehrs 22 Nov 13 JB Foodbank Jeff in the Box Charity Food Drive Zehrs Markets 22 Nov 13 Photographer unknown

By Fiona Long

Jeff Burrows is not only a passionate drummer but also passionate about his community. On any given month you can find him ‘Raising a Reader‘, collecting non-perishable food items in his roll as ‘Jeff in the Box’, ‘Riding for Dad‘, expressing his gratitude to Windsor nursing staff or on May 23rd, drumming up a storm at the 9th Annual 24 Hour Drum Marathon at The Walkerville Brewery to raise money for Transition to Betterness and the  St. Clair Education Fund. Jeff ‘sat down’, so to speak, with The Tea Party Fan Network about how everyday acts of loving kindness often have the most impact.

Q: You appear to have a strong connection to your local community and especially to organisations focussed on improving the quality of life for others, especially…

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