APRIL 2017 - Kids Are Doing It!
Our new friend Raelynn was having a birthday party. In lieu of gifts, she asked everyone for $2 for our Society! She raised $40 and we are so proud of her. She also donated Girl Guide cookies. We think you are one awesome 9 year old. (Krisandra and Raelynn photo).
MARCH 2017 - "Jenny Craig / Curves" Campbell River Annual Food Drive is supporting Grassroots Kind Hearts Society! Enrolment fee at their location is waived when a bag of groceries is brought in. THANK YOU!
MARCH UPDATE - "Coldest Night of the Year"
Thanks to everyone who came out to support the Coldest Night of the Year in Campbell River, BC (and across Canada). We brought in over $15,000. Thank you Thank you Thank you!
FEB. 25, 2017 - "Coldest Night of the Year"
Join us February 25 as individuals and teams across Canada walk for homelessness and those that are hurting. All monies raised in Campbell River will go towards Campbell River Family Services and our group - Grassroots Kind Hearts Society. Join or form a team: https://canada.cnoy.org/location/campbellriver
NOVEMBER 2016 - After our successful (and emotional) screening and fundraiser/dinner of "Us & Them" earlier in the year - we now have the DVD's for sale! $5 of each sale go towards our Society. Call Krisandra for details: 250-204-0411
OCTOBER 2016 - Our OFFICIAL Crowdfunding campaign and official video has launched. Please help us reach our goals and help to alleviate hunger and homelessness in Campbell River. Follow us at our campaign:
APRIL 2016 - (has ended: May 5) "tent-in" on the lawns of City Hall in Campbell River continues.
We rely on the generosity and support of our amazing volunteers and community supporters. All our fundraising activities go towards feeding and supporting our Elders, family and friends who live on the streets; those at risk of homelessness and those living in poverty. Read more about "our vision" for a permanent home.
2016 Society News:
January, 2016. We are now an official BC Incorporated Society, and now in the middle of the paperwork to become a federal registered not-for-profit society. Thanks everyone for your continued support
Step #1. Name Approval through BC Registry Services (January 2016) check!
Step #2. Incorporation of our Society in BC (April 4, 2016) check!
Step #3. Register our Society through Canada Revenue Agency (in progress)