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
Maintain communication platforms: website, social media pages and printed Newsletter- Riverbend Review to keep community informed about all things Riverbend!
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 Tuesday of each month.
Riverbend Community Association was founded on May 4, 1987.
Mission and Values
The Riverbend Community Association creates a vibrant, active community and encourages participation and a spirit of belonging.
Values - Riverbend Connects
Community Oriented : We put our community needs first and provide opportunities to bring 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! Given the transformational changes to both the organization and the Riverbend community in the recent years, we are very excited to introduce new branding and the new logo.