Community Involvement

Stuff the Bus 2018

 

ATU Local 1775 hosted the 2018 Stuff the Bus event in support of the Barrie Food Bank and Christmas Cheer Barrie. This year, we added a second community, Angus!

  • Barrie Collected 4,195 lbs of food for the Barrie Food Bank
  • Angus Collected 4,152 lbs of food for the Angus Food Bank
  • Both communities combined collected 810 toys, games, and stuffed animals for Christmas Cheer Barrie

We would like to thank everyone who donated to stuff the bus as well as the following stores for allowing us to park a 41 Foot Bus in there parking lot.

  • Justin & Stacey’s No Frills in Angus
  • Sobeys in Angus
  • Walmart South in Barrie
  • Canadian Tire North in Barrie
  • FreshCo in Barrie
  • Zehrs Big Bay Point in Barrie

Thank you to all who donated time, food, toys, and cash to this campaign – we could not have done it without you!

We would also like to thank 93.1 Fresh Radio, BIG 101 FM, and MVT Canadian Bus Inc.

We look forward to Stuff the Bus 2019!


 

Stuff the Bus 2017

ATU Local 1775 held a Stuff the Bus campaign in support of the Barrie Food Bank and Barrie District Christmas Cheer.

We collected 5,350 pounds of food that went to the Barrie Food Bank and 875 toys that went to the Barrie District Christmas Cheer.

We held Collections at Walmart North, Joe’s No Frills, FreshCo, and Canadian Tire South.

We would like to thank everyone who donated to this campaign.

We would also like to thank 93.1 Fresh Radio, BIG 101 FM, MVT Canadian Bus Inc., City of Barrie (Transit Department), Walmart North, Joe’s No Frills, Freshco, and Canadian Tire South for their support of the Stuff the Bus campaign

A very special thank you goes out to Walter Pylypczuk, who donated $500+ worth of food, toys, and baby products.

We look forward to Stuff the Bus 2018!

 

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