Category: Thank you!

Thank you Microtel!

Thank you Microtel! Microtel by Wyndham General Manager Chad Toronchuk and members of Staff present LRCA Executive Director Marsh Stevens with a Cheque for $7500 directed to the LRCA’s Volunteer Counselling Program. These funds come from Microtel’s Common Ground program. Under Common Ground, guests are asked at check-out if they would like to donate $2 to support local organizations. The LRCA is honoured to be this year’s recipient. These dollars will assist this important local...Read More

Western Forest Products Supports Community Food Banks

Western Forest Products Supports Community Food Banks Western Forest Products Inc. recently announced it will provide $100,000 to support 13 different community-based organizations delivering food bank services including the LRCA Food Bank. We are so grateful for the generosity and kindness of this massive donation to the LRCA Food Bank and other Food Security Programs on Vancouver Island. [embeddoc url="https://www.lrca.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Western-Forest-Products-Supports-Community-Food-Banks-1.pdf" download="all" viewer="browser"]

Volunteer Survey Results

Volunteer Survey Results At the Ladysmith Resources Centre Association (LRCA) we know the importance of our volunteers and how they are paramount in how we deliver our program and services at the LRCA. In February 2020, we launched a survey to find out more about the way our volunteers are feeling about their work with the LRCA. Here are the results of that survey.[embeddoc url="https://www.lrca.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Volunteer-Survey-Results.pdf" download="all" viewer="google"]

LRCA recieves first ever Cowichan Housing Association grant

The LRCA was awarded a $317,000 grant for their affordable housing project Article by: COLE SCHISLER Mar. 11, 2020 6:30 a.m The Ladysmith Resource Centre Association (LRCA) has received a grant of $317,000 for their Buller Street affordable housing project. The grant was awarded by the Cowichan Housing Association, (CHA). The CHA was established in 2015 by the Cowichan Valley Regional District, (CVRD) board to focus on homelessness prevention and housing affordability in the Cowichan...Read More

Thank you to our Fabulous Volunteers & Ladysmith Home Hardware

We are truly blessed! Thank you to our Fabulous Volunteers & Ladysmith Home Hardware The biggest shout out to Ladysmith Home Hardware and especially Home Hardware staff Gord and LRCA volunteers Darren, John and Guido for spending all day loading up the Home Hardware 10 ton truck with food for the LRCA. We received 8 pallets fully loaded with food! This food came from Save On Foods Duncan and Juice FM’s Stuff the Truck initiative....Read More