FASTSIGNS® of Coquitlam, BC Community
“It is important to me to help in the community wherever I can. If I can reduce the costs for a not-for-profit, more money goes to the beneficiary. FASTSIGNS Coquitlam gives because we can.”
- Andrew Crompton, franchise owner, FASTSIGNS Coquitlam
Part of a vibrant and caring community, FASTSIGNS Coquitlam is proud to support and contribute to following charitable organizations.
Royal Columbian Hospital Foundation RCH is the only hospital in BC with trauma, cardiac, neurosciences, high-risk maternity and neonatal intensive care on one site. It is also one of Fraser Health’s three primary COVID-19 sites. The hospital looks after some of our province’s most seriously ill and injured patients. In addition, it is a teaching hospital and a UBC Clinical Academic Campus.
Crossroads Hospice is a volunteer-based, non-profit organization serving the Tri-Cities, Anmore and Belcarra. It provides compassionate care to people with life-limiting illnesses and their families and support individuals along their grief journeys.
Coquitlam Firefighters Charitable Society fundraises and contributes annually to various causes such as Muscular Dystrophy Canada, BC Professional Firefighters Burn Fund, Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation, and Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. A recently created Nutritional Breakfast and Snack program help relieve poverty in school-aged children by providing meals and snacks in elementary schools.
Mossom Creek Hatchery is a salmon enhancement project supported by Fisheries and Oceans Canada. It was started in 1976 by high school volunteers from the local Centennial School in Coquitlam and teachers Ruth Foster and Rod MacVicar. They formed the Centennial School Salmon project, which is still an active club at the school. It has received much recognition for its unique and longstanding work.
The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization that connects, educates, and advocates for small businesses operating in the region.