Winners of the Renaissance Challenge
During its spring donation campaign, Renaissance was challenging the residents of twenty-five municipalities and boroughs in the Greater Montreal Area from April 24 to May 21, 2016: Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Beaconsfield, Blainville, Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Dorval, Île-Bizard–Sainte-Geneviève, Île-Perrot, LaSalle, Laval, Longueuil, Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, Montreal North, Outremont, Pierrefonds-Roxboro, Plateau-Mont-Royal, Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles, Rosemont–La Petite-Patrie, Saint-Hubert, Sainte-Julie, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Laurent, Saint-Léonard, Town of Mount Royal, Verdun and Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension.

All the citizens were invited to bring their donations of clothing and reusable items to their neighbourhood Donation Centre in support of their municipality.

In all, 1,729,455 pounds of clothing and other household goods were collected and have been diverted from landfill sites during this period. Thanks to the generous contribution of the population, Renaissance had a 11.73% increase in donations over its Fall 2015 Campaign.

At the end of the contest, Renaissance is proud to announce the winning municipalities.

Winners of the Spring 2016 Renaissance Challenge:

  • Prize for the most donations collected per 1,000 residents: Dorval with 109.90 donations per 1,000 residents
  • Prize for the most donations collected: Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce with 5,572 donations
  • Prize for the highest increase in donations compared to the previous campaign: Plateau-Mont-Royal with an increase of 43.16%

At Renaissance, your donations get a second life and people get a second chance. 100% of your donations support our job training program followed by hundreds of people each year. Thank you to all our donors for their generosity! 

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