In The News

RSCL Benefits from Hudson’s Bay Giving Day

Do you need to do some back to school shopping? RSCL is excited to be participating in The Giving Day on September 17 & 18, 2015 in all Hudson’s Bay stores.  Ticket holders will be treated to an exclusive discount, … Continue reading

Richmond Firefighters Society comes to the rescue

On August 11th, Richmond Society for Community Living welcomed Cory Parker, President of the Richmond Firefighter’s Society to our Youth Connections program. The Richmond Firefighters’ Society has made a significant and timely donation to RSCL to allow us to purchase … Continue reading

RSCL donation bins land in Richmond

After many months of planning RSCL clothing donation bins were delivered last week to three sites in Richmond. Thank you to our community partners – Vancity (Blundell Plaza), Conway Properties, City of Richmond, Thompson Community Centre, and Tapestry Church. Please bring … Continue reading

RSCL Celebrates Earth Day

More than 50 individuals supported and staff came out to participate in the Shell Trail clean up organized by RSCL’s green committee. In total, two trucks full of garbage were collected by the RSCL team and hauled away by City of Richmond … Continue reading

RSCL expands services in Richmond

Richmond Society for Community Living is excited to announce our expansion of services in the City of Richmond.  Beginning April 1, 2015 RSCL will assume operation of two residential programs and community inclusion supports in Richmond, formerly managed by Deafblind … Continue reading

Bright Stars Shining Holiday Concert

On November 29 and 30th the Richmond Singers hosted their Bright Stars Shining holiday concert with partial proceeds from ticket sales to Richmond Society for Community Living. On Monday, January 19th the choir presented a cheque for $2,435 to Lisa Cowell, … Continue reading

2nd Annual Drive for Ability

On Saturday, July 12th Pardeep and Surjeet Dhinjal hosted the 2nd Annual Drive for Ability benefiting RSCL Children’s Services.  The family chose to support RSCL when their daughter Mya graduated preschool at Treehouse early Learning Centre in preparation to begin … Continue reading

Need a Hand? HandyCrew can help

Richmond HandyCrew Cooperative is a mobile work crew that is staffed by individuals who are living with a developmental disability.  Supported by RSCL, the crew works on private and commercial contracts, as well as one-off jobs in landscaping, painting, light … Continue reading

RSCL celebrates McHappy Day

On Wednesday, May 7th more than 100 community volunteers joined the team from four local McDonald’s restaurants and the staff from Richmond Society for Community Living to raise $7444. Wednesday was McHappy Day across Canada with $1 from the purchase of McCafe beverages, … Continue reading

Day of Caring

Tuesday May 6 – As part of a United Way of Lower Mainland initiative, employees from Ricoh Canada Inc. spent a day doing service at two RSCL locations.  They did gardening at one of our residential homes: moving plants, applying fresh … Continue reading