2019: The Impact of Our Partnership

Reduce Hunger with Dignity
  • 257,817 client visits registered at Quest’s Not-for-Profit Grocery Markets
  • $9,825,201 in food donations received from supportive food suppliers
  • 250 children in five inner city schools in the Lower Mainland were provided with healthy snacks during the school year
Build Community
  • Volunteers generously donated 10,505  hours to Quest operations
  • A quote from a Quest client sums up the impact of donors’ unwavering support:
“Myself and others are very fortunate to have this market to shop. Money is limited and your prices help with ‘life’s needs’ to be more manageable. Less stress.”                                                                                                  (Jeanette) Foster Sustainability
  • Approximately 807 metric tonnes of quality surplus food and products were diverted from landfill sites
  • Approximately 712 tonnes of greenhouse gas equivalents prevented from entering our atmosphere

Annual General Meeting

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Wednesday, February 26, 2020 7:00 PM Quest Outreach Society 2020 Dundas Street, Vancouver, BC UPPER LEVEL OFFICE

2017: The Impact of our Partnership

2017: The Impact of Our Partnership

  • 245,105 client visits registered at Quest’s Not-for-Profit Grocery Markets
  • Over $8,273,000 in food donations received from tremendously supportive food suppliers
  • Approximately 933 tonnes of quality surplus food and products were diverted from landfill sites
  • 250 school children in five inner city schools in the Lower Mainland were provided with healthy snacks during the school year
  • Approximately 46 tonnes of greenhouse gas equivalents prevented from entering our atmosphere
  • Volunteers generously donated over 10,544 hours to Quest operations
  • 1077 families enjoyed a wonderful holiday meal thanks to YVR’s sponsored annual hamper drive

A quote from a Quest client sums up the impact of our partnership in 2017:

“When I first started coming here I felt some shame because I was being offered something- a gift per say- and this felt out of my comfort zone. Very quickly I relaxed and realized that Quest is an amazing resource that has helped me eat healthy every day!”  Lana

2017 Partnership Impact Final

Holiday Hamper Drive

The YVR Holiday Hamper Drive is underway! This is the 7th annual hamper drive with proceeds going directly Quest clients.

Check out the list of items to be included in the hampers and then drop it off at YVR on Thursday December 7th, 2017 between 11am and 3pm at The Spirit of Haida Gwaii: The Jade Canoe (International Departures). For more information visit www.yvr.ca/hamperdrive

Thank you for your support and helping us to provide hampers for families this holiday season!