Where we give

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Indian Residential School Survivors Society

2021 DONATION: $350

A provincial organization with a 20-year history of providing services to Indian residential school survivors (irsss.ca)

Fairy Creek Blockade Land Defense

2021 DONATION: $700 [in food + supplies]

In supporting the protection of Vancouver Island's last standing old-growth forests, approximately $700 of gear and food were sent as a donation. We support the land defenders at Fairy Creek in their efforts to put an end to all logging of old-growth forests on Vancouver Island.

Raven Trust

RESPECTING ABORIGINAL VALUES & ENVIRONMENTAL NEEDS

2020 DONATION: $150 | 2021 DONATION: $425

Raven's vision is a country that embraces the ancestral laws of Indigenous Peoples and their equitable access to the justice system within a thriving natural habitat. Donate to help Indigenous Peoples access justice to defend land, air and water for our common future.

Vancouver Black Therapy & Advocacy Fund

2020 DONATION: $150 | 2021 DONATION: $50

The goal is to address the lack of Black therapy resources, advocacy, and mental health support in the Vancouver Lower Mainland  — land of the Coast Salish peoples–Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Stó:lō and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.

The DUDES Club

2021 DONATION: $150

The DUDES Club is a proven model for Indigenous men’s wellness promotion that builds solidarity and brotherhood, enabling men to regain a sense of pride and purpose in their life.

Red Cedar Cafe

2021 DONATION: $150

The Red Cedar Café is a not-for-profit community meal program, fueled by volunteers and mutual aid to provide healthy, tasty, affordable meals to seniors, people in self-isolation and other people in need in Lekwungen and W̱SÁNEĆ territory (Victoria, BC).

Feed The Valley

2020 DONATION: $100 | 2021 DONATION: $100

Feed the Valley is a community-based signature program established by Valley First in March 2010. Adopted by Enderby & District Financial in April 2013, Feed the Valley raises food, funds, and awareness about the critical issue of hunger in the Okanagan, Similkameen, and Thompson Valleys.

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PAST DONATION PARTNERS

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR HUMAN VALUES | 2021 DONATION: $150

In response to the Covid-19 outbreak crisis in India as part of their #helpindiabreatheagain campaign

LEBANESE FOOD BANK | 2020 DONATION: $200

In response to the August 4th (2020) explosion in Beruit, we donated 100% of all proceeds that week to the Lebanese Food Bank, raising exactly $200 CAD for the Food Bank.

GREATER VANCOUVER FOOD BANK | 2020 DONATION: $100

For every $1 donated, the Greater Vancouver Food Bank can purchase $3 worth of nutritious, wholesome food thanks to our relationships with BC farmers and wholesalers.

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