Fundraising

2 Mar 2009

Feed a Need – Serving the Community

By |2017-04-20T20:36:03+00:00March 2nd, 2009|Categories: Current Events, Doug's Blog, Non-Profits and Community|Tags: , , |

Al and Al from Feed a Need Calgary

A few years ago, one of my business partners (Al Dhalla) and a long-time friend of his (Al Mohammed) started helping recent immigrants to Calgary by finding people wishing to give away furniture and matching them with people needing furniture.

Thus “Feed a Need” was born.

Since then, the program has grown to include people of all faiths with a genuine need earning them a nomination for a YMCA Peace Award and attention from the media.

Many of the recipients of the program have volunteered their time to help […]