Riverbend Community Association
The RCA is a volunteer based non-profit organization. Our mission is to create a vibrant, active community and to encourage participation and spirit of belonging.
Riverbend Community Association provides the following programs and services to the residents of Riverbend:
Maintenance of the community centre and outdoor skating rink
Organizing community events that bring people together to meet one another and celebrate community successes
Recreation programs and activities
Organized Sports Programs
Facilitate community input into planning, development and environmental issues that affect the community such as building development, zoning, parks development and roadways
Provide updates and resources about safety and crime prevention
Keep the community informed about all things Riverbend via available communication platforms including the website, social media pages and printed Newsletter- Riverbend Connects
RCA is governed by the Board of Directors, which consists exclusively of Riverbend residents, is elected annually at the Annual General Meeting. The Board of Directors meet on the second Thursday of each month.
Riverbend Community Association was founded on May 4, 1987.
Mission and Values
Our mission is to create a vibrant, active community, and to encourage participation and a spirit of belonging.
Values - Riverbend CONNECTS!
Community Oriented: We put our community needs first and provide opportunities to bring the community together.
INtegrity: We are open, honest, and responsible in our dealings with our community stakeholders and amongst ourselves.
Nature: We value the proximity of green spaces, pathways, and the river in our community.
Engagement: We are committed to keeping our community informed about all things Riverbend, ensuring participation in programs, events, and volunteer opportunities.
Connection: We want to foster positive, supportive connections for our community members.
Teamwork: We work together to support our community stakeholders, and to address community concerns.
Sustainability: We take care of our resources responsibly to ensure they can benefit future generations.
Riverbend Community Association had the same logo and no branding for over 30 years! In 2020 we decided it was time for a new, fresh look to keep up with our ever-growing community.
We also introduced our Spirit Gear online store where you can purchase Riverbend swag! Order countless items and customize the design in an unlimited number of ways. Let’s all show how we LOVE Riverbend!