ATU 1775 support Barrie Food Bank
The Members of ATU Local 1775 had a dress down day on June 3rd,2020 in support of the Barrie Food Bank, A total of $375 was raised between the members and staff of MVT Canadian Bus Inc. Both MVT and ATU Local 1775 matched the amount raised 100%, A cheque was presented to the Barrie Food Bank on June 26th,2020 for a total of $1,125.
Stuff the Bus 2019
ATU Local 1775 hosted the Annual Stuff the Bus event in support of the Barrie & District Christmas Cheer and Barrie Food Bank. We thank everyone who volunteered and donated, you made this day a success! Together we raised 7,850 lbs of food for the Barrie Food Bank and 2,356 toys for the Barrie & District Christmas Cheer!
We would like to extend our thanks to the participating locations:
Joe’s No Frills Wellington Plaza, Canadian Tire South, Walmart North, Freshco, Chris’ No Frills, Giant Tiger, Secure Store, Firehouse Subs
And to our sponsors:
MVT, Fresh 93.1 Radio, 101 Big FM, and Barrie Transit
2019 Labour Day Picnic
ATU 1775 Attended the 2019 Labour Day Picnic.
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!