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 [...]
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!
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:
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 [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
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," [...]
Tru Value Foods knows about being a good neighbour. Each of our stores contributes to its home community through the Spirit Board, a program we launched in 2001. The program directs 1% of sales to the customer’s group of choice. Once a community group has been approved for the Spirit Board, it receives ongoing donations [...]
Tru Value Foods was recently presented with the very prestigious 2014 Corporate Responsibility Award at the National Philanthropy Awards Gala. The annual event was presented by the Vancouver Island chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and this award was sponsored by UVic.