Dominican re:nourish mission 2011 – Day 1

Day 1 on site We arrived at the NPH orphanage this morning excited to get started on today's projects. Our efforts this year will be split between time working onsite at the orphanage and a number of outreach programs. After being met by our volunteer liaison those that were on their maiden voyage were given a tour of the facilities. For those of us returning it is always amazing to see the new updates and expansion other volunteer groups have done since our last visit. New this year … [Read more...]

Nutri-Lawn Abbotfords challenges other local businesses

Through their re:nourish food drive efforts Nutri-Lawn Abbotsford has so far collected over 1100 lbs of non perishable food items for their local food bank. As well as this Rick McDonald the Nutri-Lawn franchise owner has received commitments from other local business owners to match what Nutri-Lawn collects. Great job Rick and team!! … [Read more...]

Nutri-Lawn Newfoundland Launches Annual “Re-Nourish” Food Drive

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Nutri-Lawn Newfoundland Launches Annual “Re-Nourish” Food Drive Posted on 02 November 2010 The Salvation Army Partners with Nutri-Lawn to “Restock The Shelves” (October 28th) Nutri-Lawn Newfoundland held its Annual “Re-Nourish” Food Drive in the city of St. John’s, “Restocking The Shelves” for The Salvation Army’s Community and Family Services Food Bank. Major Donette Percy stated, “We wish to thank the employees of Nutri-Lawn for their tireless efforts to ensure that the shelves at The … [Read more...]

2010 re:nourish Food Drive Is On!

Once again Nutri-Lawn franchisees and staff members from across the country are participating in our annual food drive program. Collections of non-perishable food items go to help local food banks in the lead up to their busy Christmas demand. If you would like to donate items please contact your local Nutri-Lawn office at 1-888-NutriLawn to arrange collection or locate a drop-off location. The Nutri-Lawn / re:nourish food drive program began in Kitchener, Ontario on 2007. In 2008 it was … [Read more...]

FOTOCAN Newsletter Summer 2010

Friends Of The Orphans Canada Summer 2010 Newsletter: Dear Friends, The months have flown by since our last newsletter, and since the enormous destruction in Haiti. At our Annual Meeting this year, we heard reports not only from volunteers who had been in Haiti, but also progress on new projects in the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Guatemala, and Peru. Now we are preparing and fundraising for building trips coming up in the fall and spring of 2011. Underlying these activities is the … [Read more...]