Farewell to Stuart McKean

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Stuart McKean. Stuart was a highly respected Store Manager at our Mayne Island and Q-Cove locations for over 22 years. Stuart left us on his own terms after battling ALS for the past two years. His passing came one day after the ALSBC Walk [...]

By | June 25th, 2020|Blog, Community|Comments Off on Farewell to Stuart McKean

Support Stuart McKean’s 2020 Walk to End ALS

In 2018, Stuart McKean, our store manager at Quathiaski Cove on Quadra Island, was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). Since his diagnosis Stuart has had to stop working and he is greatly missed by all of us here at Tru Value Foods. It is our honour and pleasure to once again help raise money [...]

By | June 2nd, 2020|Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on Support Stuart McKean’s 2020 Walk to End ALS

Weekly Deals Flyer Temporarily Discontinued

To Our Valued Customers, Due to the current global health crisis and the unprecedented pressure on grocery retailers and suppliers, we have to make a few changes in order to manage our inconsistent inventory supply. While we are still able to get products to the stores, it is difficult to know what will arrive after [...]

By | March 24th, 2020|Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on Weekly Deals Flyer Temporarily Discontinued

Beverage Container Recycling Suspended

Effective immediately, due to COVID-19 concerns we are suspending beverage container recycling in our stores until further notice. We thank you for your understanding and apologize for any inconvenience!

By | March 18th, 2020|Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on Beverage Container Recycling Suspended

A Message from Tru Value Foods Management Regarding COVID-19

An update from Tru Value Foods Management regarding COVID-19 and the measures we are taking to safeguard the health and safety of our customers and employees:

By | March 17th, 2020|Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on A Message from Tru Value Foods Management Regarding COVID-19

Going Paperless on Mayne & Pender: A Letter From Our GM

Dear Pender and Mayne Island Residents, February 5 th will be our last Canada Post mail delivery. Beginning with our February 12th flyer we will be eliminating the Canada Post delivery of our weekly advertised special flyers. In saying that, we will continue advertising our weekly specials and here are a few different ways for [...]

By | January 29th, 2020|Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on Going Paperless on Mayne & Pender: A Letter From Our GM

Support Stuart McKean’s 2019 Walk for ALS!

In 2018, Stuart McKean, our store manager at Quathiaski Cove on Quadra Island, was diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease). Since his diagnosis Stuart has had to stop working and he is greatly missed by all of us here at Tru Value Foods. Last year we had the honour of supporting Stuart and his wife [...]

By | May 1st, 2019|Community|Comments Off on Support Stuart McKean’s 2019 Walk for ALS!

Stuart McKean’s 2018 Victoria Walk for ALS Raised $20,000!

Thank you to everyone who came out and supported our friend and former Quadra Island Store Manager, Stuart McKean is his team's walk in support of ALS research. They raised $20,000! Amazing. 

By | August 12th, 2018|Blog, Community, In the News|Comments Off on Stuart McKean’s 2018 Victoria Walk for ALS Raised $20,000!

$30,000 Donated to BC Cancer Foundation

On Saturday September 23, our four Gulf Island stores held charity barbecues in order to raise funds and awareness for the BC Cancer Foundation on Vancouver Island. Together, with the support of our communities, we raised a very generous $4,712.40 in just four hours. Combine this amount with the many other initiatives throughout the year and we were able to [...]

By | September 30th, 2017|Community|Comments Off on $30,000 Donated to BC Cancer Foundation

$50,000 Contribution to BC Cancer Foundation

Our gift to the BC Cancer Foundation will support local improvements to patient care taking place at the BC Cancer Agency's Island Centre. It's a cause that especially hits home for our very own Dean Clarke, having first-hand experience when it comes to the disease. "I have personally experienced the challenge of dealing with cancer," [...]

By | October 5th, 2016|Community|Comments Off on $50,000 Contribution to BC Cancer Foundation