rban Impact Seeks Nominations for 2009 Charity ProgramPosted: December 2nd, 2008
Nominations are now being accepted for Urban Impact’s 2009 charity program. Urban Impact is looking for 10-20 Lower Mainland charities to join this very successful program that has provided more than 70 charities with free recycling and office paper shredding services since the program began in 2003.
About the Urban Impact Charity Program
Each year Urban Impact commits 1% of annual pre-tax profit to assist Lower Mainland charities by providing free recycling services as an in-kind contribution. This helps charities reduce waste disposal and lower their operating expenses, allowing them to reduce administration costs and allocate more funds directly towards charitable efforts.
In 2008, Urban Impact donated an in-kind value of $20,000 to Lower Mainland charities including:
Ronald MacDonald House
Little Mountain Baseball
Playhouse Theatre Centre of BC
Canadian Cancer Society
Aunt Leah’s Independent Lifeskill Society
Burns Bog – Community Giving
Boys and Girls Club Central
Boys and Girls Club Langley
Boys and Girls Club North Vancouver
Boys and Girls Club Fraserview
Boys and Girls Club Kimount
Come Share Society
Wish Drop in Society
Nominations are being accepted from now until February 1. For more information, or to nominate a charity, please firstname.lastname@example.org.