Sollio Cooperative Group and 18 agricultural cooperatives in its network are pleased to donate over CA$510,000 in food and cash as part of the second From Us to You initiative. This donation includes $430,000 in fresh food from local agricultural contractors that will be distributed to Moissons in the Food Banks of Quebec network and to the Tablée des chefs’ Solidarity Kitchens at harvest time. It also includes financial donations totalling over $80,000 that will go to Au cœur des familles agricoles, the Association des jeunes ruraux du Québec and the Junior Farmers’ Association of Ontario. 

 

 

Over $1 million has been donated to support communities through From Us to You since 2020.


The participating cooperatives are:

·       Les coopératives participantes sont :

·       La Coop Agrilait

·       La Coop des Montérégiennes

·       La Coop Agriscar

·       Novago Coopérative

·       La Coop Alliance

·       La Coop Purdel

·       Avantis Coopérative

·       La Coop St-Fabien Citadelle, coopérative de producteurs de sirop d’érable

·       La Coop Sainte-Hélène

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·       La Coop Comax

·       La Coop Sainte-Justine

·       Covris Coopérative

·       La Coop Saint-Patrice

·       La Coop Fermes du Nord

·       Uniag Coopérative

·       La Coop La Patrie 

·       VIVACO groupe coopératif

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A few words

“Through this initiative, which promotes mutual assistance and cooperation, Sollio Cooperative Group and the 18 agricultural cooperatives from Quebec and Eastern Ontario who participated this year can not only help those in need, but also support local farming families. From Us to You is a perfect reflection of our values and our daily mission: help feed the world,” said Gaétan Desroches, CEO of Sollio Cooperative Group.