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Mar 1
COVID-19 Updates at Strive
Strive is aware of the risk of COVID-19 and is taking heightened precautions to prevent the spread of this virus, while protecting our employees, service recipients, and the community. We wish to acknowledge and to extend sincere gratitude for the loyalty, commitment, and strength demonstrated by all Strive employees, volunteers, home share providers, foster parents, and our Board during this time. We also wish to extend our heartfelt sympathies to all those who have been negatively impacted and/or lost a loved one to this virus. Strive and its teams are doing their best to adapt services, provide support, and keep…
Mar 1
Meeting Space Available for Short-term Rentals in Burnaby
1 Mar, 2022. 0 Comments. News. Posted By: Alisha Lundgren-Drinkwater
Strive’s Head Office has a stunning space available for meetings, get-togethers, training events, and seminars! The Tonnar Brace room, named after Strive’s founder, is available for short-term rentals and is over 1,700 Sq./Ft. The room has excellent natural light from two directions, a small updated kitchen, a snack vending machine, and an ample supply of tables and chairs. The Tonnar Brace room is located in Burnaby at our Head Office, near BCIT and the Grand Villa Casino, right across from the Delta Hotel. There are plenty of restaurants located nearby: Personas, Starbucks, and Atlas Steak + Fish (just to name a few directly…
Jan 27
An AIL Home Share Provider Wins $1,000 for Referrals
Our Assisted Independent Living (AIL) Department very much appreciates the contractors who have taken the time to refer their friends, family, colleagues, and neighbours to our program.   Home share providers receive a $25 bonus when they refer someone to the AIL program and they successfully apply. If the referee completes their application and a client is successfully placed in the home, a $300 bonus. For every contractor who refers someone that completes their application and successfully has a client placed in their home, we enter their name into a draw for a chance to win $1,000. The more people…
Jun 25
Taking a Stand Against Racism
Strive Living Society wishes to acknowledge that too many within our own communities continue to suffer from discrimination and oppression on a regular basis. Dignity and Respect are two of Strive’s core values and we must work together to ensure that each and every one of us can be afforded basic human rights and live free from intolerance and racism. Strive is committed to working to bring about change and will continue to create programming that is fully inclusive, multi-cultural, and embraces diversity. Strive is built on a foundation of inclusion and supporting those in need of assistance. We know…
Jun 25
Strive for 5 Fundraiser
In light of these unprecedented circumstances we recognize the importance of positive mental health and well-being. On Monday, June 29th, 2020, Strive is launching a fundraiser called, ‘Strive for 5’ and we encourage everyone to participate! The goal of this fundraiser is to raise money to supplement our programs and ongoing services while also improving overall well-being. How can you participate? In order to participate, you are required to; - Choose a physical activity that you enjoy (E.g.: Walk, Run, Cycle, Swim, Horseback ride) - Choose a 5 km route (or longer if you want more of a challenge) -…
Mar 5
AIL’s Contractor Referral Program Awards $1,000
The AIL Department very much appreciates the contractors who have taken the time to refer their friends, family, colleagues, and neighbours to our program.   Contractors receive a $25 bonus when they refer someone to the AIL program and they successfully apply. If the referee completes their application and a client is successfully placed in the home, a $300 bonus. For every contractor who refers someone that completes their application and successfully has a client placed in their home, we enter their name into an draw for a chance to win $1000. The more people that contractors refer, the more…
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