Spread the Love Red Deer: A Community United in Generosity

Posted on February 27th, 2024

Optima Living’s "Spread the Love Red Deer" initiative, running from February 1st to 14th, 2024, has successfully concluded, leaving a lasting impact on our community through its support for local businesses and the Red Deer Food Bank. We are immensely grateful to everyone who contributed, helping us to gather significant food donations and foster community spirit.

Our heartfelt appreciation goes to our sponsors, whose generous donations shaped 8 impressive gift baskets, valued at approximately $500 each, available for the draw:

Tropy Loft

Let's Eat

Judi Dowson Paper Quilling

Gas Alley Tim Hortons

Sunkissed Malas

The Donut Mill

Taco Monster

Red Deer Archives

Gas Alley Farmers Market

Bee Leaf Knits

Boston Pizza

Scentsy by Liz Munro

Three Broke Sisters

Central Alberta Family Expo

Heritage Lanes

Café Millennium

Glen's Tea House

Vinet Nails

Copper Lane Hair Studio

Country Cupboard

Las Palmeras

Edwards & Holloway Health & Wellness

Quality Donair

Booze Brothers

Parkland Nurseries


Complete Moving

Aspen Ridge

Optima Living's senior communities, including Deer Park Village, The Hamlets at Red Deer, Aspen Ridge, and Inglewood, have collectively amassed a total of 678 kg in food donations, which equals about 1245 meals! This remarkable achievement underscores the strong sense of solidarity and mutual support within our community.

Deer Park Village hosted the eagerly anticipated gift basket draw amidst their Elvis show festivities on February 14th. We congratulate the winners and thank all participants for their generous contributions.

"Spread the Love Red Deer" has showcased the strength and generosity of our community. Thank you to everyone who participated, demonstrating what it means to support local. Your efforts have made a real difference in the lives of many and have contributed to the vibrancy of our community.