A new store is coming, at least temporarily, to take over the space that previously housed the beloved book store Duthies on West 4th.
Philanthropy is a â€˜pop -up’ charity store that is dedicated to giving back to the local community. Philanthropy will sell quality, unused items that donees will receive a charitable tax receipt for (as per CRA Regulations) and 80% of the gross profit will go back to BC charities. Philanthropy by The Latest SCOOP is open for a limited time only. Philanthropy Opens for Business: June 2nd, 2010. Location: 2239 West 4th Avenue (In the old Duthie Books location next to Capers)
Hours of Operation:
Thursday-Friday 10:00am -8:00pm
Charities of Choice for Philanthropy June , 2010:
Philanthropy is working with two charities in Vancouver. Gross profits will be shared equally between both charities.
ARTS UMBRELLA Arts Umbrella provides the highest quality visual and performing arts education to Metro Vancouver children and youth ages 2-19, regardless of their financial circumstances.
CANUCKS FOR KIDS FUND The Canucks for Kids Fund commits time, resources and grants to qualified BC charities benefitting children, youth and families by focusing on health and wellness, social development, education, awareness, and grassroots hockey.
Last modified: May 25, 2010