It's that time of year again! Charity Checkstops will be happening in a couple local communities this weekend just in time for the holidays. 

In Red Deer, there will be one happening today (December 3) on Taylor Drive between 43 Street and 32nd Street from 10AM to 4PM. The proceeds will be going towards the Red Deer Christmas Bureau, Women’s Outreach, MADD and Red Deer Food Bank. 

In Innisfail, there will be another happening today on 50 Street between 48 and 49 Avenue. That one will be happening from 10AM to 3PM. The proceeds will be going towards the Innisfail Food Bank, Innisfail Christmas Bureau, the Central Alberta Child Advocacy Centre, and the Innisfail Youth Positive Assets Coalition.