Supporting the Community

west-vanEdgemont Moving and Storage pride ourselves in giving back to the local community. We have been active in a number of local community events and organisations for over 10 years, including:

Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society

Edgemont Moving is a Gold Partner of the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society. The Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society {GVFBS} is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing food and related assistance to those in need. The GVFBS collects and distributes food to nearly 27‚000 people weekly through 15 food depots and over 100 community agencies located in Vancouver‚ Burnaby‚ New Westminster and the North Shore. The GVFBS does not receive any government funding and relies solely on the generosity of individuals and organizations willing to donate funds‚ food and time.

Terry Fox Run
The Terry Fox Foundation is responsible for supporting close to $20 million in discovery based research each year in Canada.

Harvest Project
The Harvest Project reaches out to individuals and families across Metro-Vancouver’s North Shore who are challenged by family break-down, illness, job loss and poverty.

Canstruction Vancouver
CanstructionCanstruction Vancouver is an annual design and build competitions that takes place in over 180 cities world wide. Teams of architects, engineers, designers and schools get together to canstruct fantastic, giant sized sculptures made entirely out of canned food. After the structures are built and the winners declared the creations go on view to the general public as giant art exhibits. At the close of the competitions 100% of the food used in the structures is donated to our Greater Vancouver Food Banks for distribution to community emergency feeding programs. Since 2002, Canstruction Vancouver has raised over 1,151,000 cans of food for our Greater Vancouver Foodbank.

Cinderella Project
The Cinderella ProjectThe Cinderella Project was started to help encourage youth to stay in school and achieve the milestone of high school graduation, giving young people the opportunity to break the cycle of poverty for themselves and their families.