Bass River Rod & Gun Club donates $1,000 to families in need

Club provides Yarmouth police with gift cards this holiday season
Two Bass River Rod & Gun Club members delivered $1,000 in Stop & Shop gift cards to the Yarmouth Police Station last week. Yarmouth Police Department photo.

The Bass River Rod and Gun Club last week donated $1,000 in Stop & Shop gift cards to Yarmouth families in need. The gift cards were given to the Yarmouth Police Department. This is the 17th year the club has made such a donation to the department, according to a Yarmouth Police release.

The twenty $50 gift cards will be given to police officers to be distributed to families in the community in need.

Deputy Chief Steven Xiarhos thanked the club members for their donation and said, "the men and women of the Yarmouth Police Department appreciate the chance to continue to help protect and serve those in need, especially during these difficult times for many families."

Founded in 1936, the Bass River Rod and Gun Club is on Route 6A in Yarmouth Port. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on