Business matters, but that is not all. People matter. Our community matters. The environment matters. Animals matter. The future matters.
We have a fundamental belief that no matter what, people first and kindness matters. Everyone has a story, everyone deserves a chance, and sometimes a second chance. By living our value of kindness we hold ourselves accountable to always put people first.
The Shoebox Project for Women, supported by Dream, collects and distributes gift-filled Shoeboxes to women impacted by homelessness in communities across Canada and the US. Each thoughtfully created and decorated Shoebox is filled with items that can enhance self-esteem and reduce feelings of isolation for women in need.
Durham Hospice is a non-profit, community-based organization that provides practical, emotional and spiritual support to individuals facing advanced illness and death. Its mandate has always been to provide comfort and dignity for the person living with critical illness, as well as the best care and support for their families. Durham Hospice provides free and meaningful care to Durham residents and their families.
Each week at RAACINE, we dedicate 10% of our marketing efforts and use our channels, to promote other local Businesses and Entrepreneurs.
We are committed to the earth, and our practices save on energy and reduces air pollution by 95%. We are committed to sustainable product packaging that is 100% recyclable. We are committed to sourcing local ingredients and suppliers, which also reduces transportation and emissions. We are committed to organic raw materials that are USDA certified which means they are free from toxins, pesticides and herbicides.