The EDCC hopes all its member businesses and local citizens take part in the initiative developed by the Armstrong Regional Co-op before nominations close May 19. Spread the appreciation for those working hard to make your community a better place 🙂
Nominations open to thank someone through Co-op Helps
May 12, 2020
Co-op wants to help say thank you to somebody making your life a little easier or a little brighter. Tell
us about someone you know that has gone above and beyond to help their friends, neighbours
or community during the pandemic and they could receive a $100 Co-op Gift Card. This could be
anyone from a frontline worker to someone down the street delivering baking to their neighbours.
Co-op will be giving out up to 1,250 gift cards across Western Canada. Nominations will be accepted
Until Tuesday May 19th at www.wecare.crs.
“Our community is stronger today because of the contributions people are making throughout this
pandemic,” said Jason Keis Marketing & Sales Manager of the Armstrong Regional Cooperative. “We
continue our efforts to serve our Co-op members and customers, while also supporting initiatives that
benefit our community.”
On behalf of local co-ops like ours, Federated Co-operatives Limited is making a $250,000 donation to
provincial food banks in Western Canada.
To nominate an individual or to learn more about Co-op’s community efforts during the pandemic, visit
About Armstrong Regional Cooperative
The Armstrong Regional Co-op is a retail co-operative that has proudly served the Okanagan and
Shuswap for more than 98 years. Operating 3 gas bars, 3 commercial cardlocks and delivering bulk
fuel throughout the Okanagan and Shuswap. Today, the Armstrong Co-op serves more than 21,0000
members. Since 2015, the Armstrong Regional Co-op has returned more than $19 million to its
members in cash back and equity, while contributing to many community organizations and initiatives.
For more information:
Marketing & Sales Manager
Armstrong Regional Cooperative
Phone: 250.546.9438 Ext. 210