AWARDS AND RECOGNITION
The Coop Les Valoristes has received since its inception in 2012, several awards and recognitions prizes:
2015- GALA reconnaissance environnement et développement durable de Montréal – for the refundable container temporary depot project
2014 – La Coop receives Fondaction Grant for Social Innovation for its project to create the first permanent bottle depot for refundable beverage containers in Montreal for Quebec valoristes
2013 – The bottle depot for refundable beverage containers project is one of the 7 projects selected among 182 project in the Concours iDDées competition organized by the Quebec Action Fund for Sustainable Development (Fond d’Action Quebecois pour le Developpement Durable) and therefore receives accompaniment to pursue its mission as well as a grant.
2013 – Winner of the grant from the Jean-Armand Bombardier Fondation for the Social Entrepreneurship Competition: A GO! ON CHANGE LE MONDE (Institut du Nouveau Monde).
2013 – Winner – social economy category – Concours québécois en entrepreneurship West Island and Ville-Marie
2013 – Winner – Category Cultural Communities – Concours québécois en entrepreneurship West Island and Ville-Marie