Get your re-usable lunch bag at uptown locations now…just in time for Christmas!

For the second year in a row Uptown Saint Johns Green Feet committee announced the winner of the Bring Your Own Bag art contest. The winner was announced at the Fusion Party with a purpose on October 22nd at The Canterbury Lounge.

This years winner is Fabiola Martinez Rodriguez, she received a $500 gift certificate to ESL Art supplies and her artwork is featured on the side of 1000 re-usable organic cotton lunch bags. Over 100 bags were handed out at the party that evening. Everyone who attended enjoyed a silent auction of the terrific artwork entered in the contest, over $500 was raised for The Joshua Group, an outreach program for inner-city kids.

These bags are available to customers at participating uptown retailers. Participating business include:

Market Square

Opera Bistro

The Feel Good Store

Kim Cookson

Anglican Bookstore/10000 Villages

City Market

Pizza Hut

Jones Gallery

For more information on purchasing bags for your business, please contact Uptown Saint John Inc. 633-9797