Sumeru News — Charity

Charity event for AboutFace

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We have been working for a few years now as volunteers for an organization called AboutFace, a registered Canadian charity that supports people with facial differences (from birth defect, accident or illness). They run a fundraising campaign called 1000 dinners for 100,000 dreams and we are proud to have helped them parter with Symposium Café as... Read more »

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Sumeru books donated to the Shambhala Sun Foundation online auction

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We donated some items to the Shambhala Sun Foundation online auction: Searching for the Heart of Sacred Space https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/item/item.action?id=222434588  Buddhist Astrology https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/item/item.action?id=222434916 An American Buddhist Life https://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/item/item.action?id=222433460

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Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation helps out in flooded western Canada

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Here’s a great story from the Vancouver Courier about the Buddhist Compassion Relief  Tzu Chi Foundation… “From a nondescript office in Marpole, the Vancouver chapter of Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation has, since 1992, run diverse programs that see teams of uniformed volunteers cooking food at the Salvation Army in the Downtown Eastside, visiting... Read more »

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Tzu Chi Foundation Canada opens new headquarters in Richmond, BC

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Via the Richmond Review… One of Richmond’s largest volunteer foundations just got bigger. Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation volunteers and city officials gathered on Wednesday to declare the opening of the global relief organization’s new and improved establishment. “We get so much from Canada, that’s why we have to contribute our volunteer services and many other... Read more »

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Sumeru Directory of Canadian Buddhist Organizations – What’s new in 2014

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We are now in the process of making major updates to the Sumeru Directory of Canadian Buddhist organizations. Here’s what’s new in 2014… Listings will now include charitable registration information for relevant organizations, including registration number and date of registration. If you click on the live registration number link, it will take you to the... Read more »

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