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The Compass Growers – Share your Harvest

Attention all gardeners! Would you like to support the Compass this season by growing an extra row of vegetables or donating extra produce? The Compass grows food in several plots in the Hillside Community Garden that supplement our food bank operation. We are looking to you to help increase the amount of nutritious, fresh produce […]

May 15, 2017  /  Comments Off on The Compass Growers – Share your Harvest

Growing Fresh Produce for The Compass

For the second year The Compass has a plot at Hillside Community Garden. Last year many of our volunteers and clients had the joy of tending the garden and watching it grow. The produce, including fresh herbs, tomatoes, and green beans, was a delightful addition to our market food bank.  Here are some photos from the […]

May 13, 2017  /  Comments Off on Growing Fresh Produce for The Compass

In Memory of Don McDiarmid

Don McDiarmid, a Compass board member and supporter, died on May 10, 2017. Don worked tirelessly developing opportunities for the Compass and encouraged us not to become complacent. We are saddened by his death. It is our prayer that God will comfort Don’s wife, Gail, and family. Funeral arrangement information is posted on the Skinner […]

May 11, 2017  /  Comments Off on In Memory of Don McDiarmid

The Compass 2016 AGM

The Compass AGM was held last week at West Edge Community Church. We thank them for so graciously opening their doors to us for the evening.  Here is the 2016 Annual Report. There’s a Chair Report by Pat Cullen with an overview of the last year and how “Community” is the first word that comes to […]

May 1, 2017  /  Comments Off on The Compass 2016 AGM