Patti Larson (centre left) of the food bank and Dawna Jackson (centre right) of the women's shelter receive $500 each from the man and women of Revelstoke Roller Derby. From left: Pownder Puff

Photo: Derby girl donations

Revelstoke Roller Derby gives $500 to both the Community Connections Food Bank and the Revelstoke Women's Shelter.

Revelstoke Roller Derby donated $500 to both the Community Connections Food Bank and the Revelstoke Women’s Shelter.

The money was part of the proceeds from the team’ two bouts, both of which attracted more than 800 people to the Revelstoke Forum.

The team is looking for a new practice space as it prepares for its next bout in Kelowna against the Derby Dolls on August. 18.

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