The pandemic has not slowed down the generosity of business personalities in the Quebec City region towards the Durocher Center! In fact, 300 of them took part in the organization’s 46th benefit cocktail, presented for the first time in a virtual edition on November 4, thus raising the record sum of $ 118,150 for the benefit of the children of the bass. -Quebec city. Thanks to the amount raised and the support of many partners, the Center Durocher will improve the living conditions of young people by providing them with stimulating cultural, educational and physical activities that will help them develop their full potential and become meaningful adults in their community. . In addition, new services will emerge, allowing children and less fortunate families to flourish at their own pace.
The Durocher Center is a non-profit organization located in the Saint-Sauveur district. It is a living environment which helps children and less privileged people in the lower town, a prevention and popular education space providing support to people in difficulty, then a inclusive place of welcome to forge bonds between people of multiple origins and to break isolation. Its mission is to improve living conditions by providing individual and collective support, using the privileged means of leisure, community action and popular education.