Gagnants du Défi Renaissance
Renaissance held its annual Fall Challenge from September 25 to October 22. Twenty four municipalities in the Greater Montreal Area were in the running and invited their resident to bring their donations of clothing and reusable goods to their Donation Centre, to support their municipality and the job training mission of Renaissance. In all, 1,755,215 pounds of clothing and other household goods were collected and have been diverted from landfill sites during this period. The borough of Côte-des-Neiges – Notre-Dame-de-Grâce wins the prize for the largest number of donations collected and for the seventeenth consecutive time the City of Dorval wins for the highest number donations collected per 1000 residents. The biggest increase in participation is attributed to the City of Longueuil, with 203,02 % more donations collected!

Many thanks to all our generous donators.
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Thank you for doing good with your goods

This Fall saw an increase of 19.02 % in donations collected. The borough of Côte-des-Neiges – Notre-Dame-de-Grâce wins for the highest total number of donations collected, with 5,824 donations, followed by the City of Laval, with 4,916 donations and the borough of Villeray – St-Michel – Parc Extension with 4,760 donations. The City of Dorval, meanwhile, wins for the largest number of donations per 1000 residents with 102 donations per 1000 residents, followed by the City of St-Lambert with 79.8 donations and the City of Beaconsfield with 79.3 donations.

Renaissance the « R » of re-use and reintegration

Renaissance Montreal is a non profit organization. Giving to Renaissance is not only environmentally friendly; you also do more with your goods. You support our job-training programs which change the lives of hundreds of people each year. All the clothing and household goods which are generously donated are then sorted, ticketed and sold at a low prices and tax free throughout our network of twelve stores and 6 Bookstore. 100% of the donation supports the organization’s mission of job training. At Renaissance, your goods get a second life and people get a second chance!