Volunteers Needed

Did you know that it takes more than 300 volunteers each year to join forces with us to serve our community in the ways that we do? We have more than 85 volunteer shifts per week at both the soup kitchen and the food bank. That is an army of volunteers!...

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Senior’s Day Discount Doubled!

Senior’s Day Discount Doubled!

Starting May 1 our Tuesday Seniors Day sale just got better. We've doubled the discount for those shoppers 55 years of age and older to 30% off their purchases from 15%! Now THAT is something to get excited about! Seniors Day discounts apply to all four...

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Empowered to Connect Conference on Trauma

Back by popular demand! Those who attended our April 14-15 simulcast said that we need to do it again so that more people can come. We will be re-playing the recording of the two day conference put on by the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development in...

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Soup Kitchen Renovations and Theft

We are eagerly anticipating the re-opening of our soup kitchen following a few weeks of renovations. This project has not been without its hurdles, but we know that even when challenges arise, we are called to remain undaunted in our mission to "the least,...

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Food Bank Items Needed

Our Food Bank is currently running short on the following items: sugar, pancake mix, salad dressings and olive oil. We welcome your donations of these items in new, unopened condition to help us stock our shelves for those in need. Alternatively, monetary...

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Empowered to Connect Parent Training

We will be hosting a 2 days workshop at our sister Corps in Nanaimo BC on the impacts of trauma on brain development and the need for nurture and connection. This live simulcast conference is great for anyone who works with children in any capacity or...

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Administration Office Has Moved

As of November 14, 2017 our administration office has moved from French Creek down to 141 Memorial Ave. in Parksville. This is now our central administration hub for the Ministry Unit and the location that will receive monetary donations. Other departments...

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