Thank you 10,000 Dreams

Thank You 10,000 Dreams

10,000 Dreams is an initiative introduced by Canada manufacturer/retailer Quilts Etc, to bring awareness to communities across Canada that there are many who are in need of support.

“Our project aims to support Canadian Communities in need by Donating 10,000 pillows and pillowcases to Registered Charitable Organizations across the country as part of a broader mission to create dialogue and strengthen relationships in our communities, inspiring change.” – CEO of Quilts Etc.

“The dream is that together, we as a community can bring ideas that formulate in our communities into action, reaching out to and connecting with others to make a difference.” – Elyshia Eng of Quilts Etc.

Friday June 21st was the launch of 10,000 Dreams at Metropolis @ Metrotown.

The Burnaby Task Force On Homelessness and member Progressive Housing Society would like to thank Quilts Etc for partnering with us in this important initiative. We would also like to thank the following businesses for their contributions to 10,000 Dreams and strong support of this collaborative initiative.

Thank you to:
ATS for the transportation of the pillows across Canada;
Can-Design for our displays and cards;
KMPG for event sponsorship;
CIBC for their donation of $750 to Progressive Housing Society;
Cushman Wakefield for their donation of $500 to Progressive Housing Society;
Reliance Insurance for their clothing donation drive;
Metropolis at Metrotown for hosting the week-long 10,000 Dreams Donation Drive and Event;
Nike for product donations;
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory for product donations;
JNBY for product donations;
Burnaby citizens and other businesses for multiple donations during the donation drive.

Each of your generous and thoughtful contributions are sincerely appreciated.
Our project will only continue to grow.
Together, we can inspire change and make dreams happen.

 

Posted in Burnaby, Homeless

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