Farewell Parties at The Local Community Food Centre
It’s the end of an era.
You’re invited to help us bid our Executive Director, Debra Swan, a fond farewell. A tea party on Saturday March 25th at 3pm and a special edition of our Monday night community dinner on March 27th at 5pm.
NO RSVP REQUIRED. Just drop by – 612 Erie St, Stratford.
“The Board of The Local Community Food Centre in Stratford is pleased to announce that Margaret Smart will be joining The Local as Executive Director on April 3, 2023. Margaret comes to us with significant experience in the not for profit sector including work directing many programs and initiatives in support of youth, volunteer coordination, hunger and poverty reduction and social justice. We are excited to have her joining our team.
Debra Swan, outgoing Executive Director of the Local Community Food Centre has led the Local from its early days as start-up agency under the auspices of the United Way Perth-Huron to the outstanding organization it is today. You are invited to join The Local volunteers, partners, and community leaders gathering on March 25th at 3:00 p.m. at The Local on Erie Street to say thank you to Debra and wish her well in her next chapter.”
– Gary Wreford, Board Chair