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Rideau Environmental Action League

Site: Smiths Falls

Service: The REAL Deal Reuse Store and Environment Centre

Alternate Name OCR
Legal Name Rideau Environmental Action League Incorporated
Location & Accessibility
Site Location Opposite Railway Museum
Located In Community Smiths Falls
Address & Map
85 William St W
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 5A5
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Intersection Cornelia St W and William St E
Mailing Address c/o Rideau Environmental Action League 
Box 1061 
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 5A5
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Rideau Environmental Action League Incorporated (REAL) Deal Store at street level
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Non-profit, volunteer run community organization that conducts community-wide environmental projects and promotes environmental improvements within the Town of Smiths Falls and Lanark, Leeds and Grenville Counties * projects include Pitch-In Smiths Falls, community garden, Well Aware program, home energy audits, Evergreen Avenue 
Environment Centre * public education activities * workshops * displays * newsletter * website 
REAL Deal Reuse Store * household goods * furniture * building supplies * home improvement store * accepts and sells quality reusable materials and keeps them out of landfill
Hours REAL Deal Reuse Store Wed-Sat 10 am-5 pm
Areas Served Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or drop in
Languages English
Fees Membership - $15 for individuals; $20 for families, $50 for businesses/service clubs (2019) ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cheques or cash (in person)
Service Categories Building Materials/Supplies Donation Programs ; Energy Conservation ; Environmental Beautification ; Land Conservation ; Low Cost Building Materials/Supplies ; Thrift Shops ; Water Resources Conservation
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-283-7999
After Hours Phone 613-283-9966
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Dan Cunningham, Store Manager, Volunteer Coordinator; Email:
Alternate Contact Barb Hicks, Vice Chair; Email:
Primary Executive Katie Hoffman, President; Phone: 613-983-3360; Email:
Alternate Executive Donna McKenna, Secretary; Phone: 613-283-2254; Email:
Other Details
Established 1989
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal ; Federal ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 131200800 RR0001 ; Fees - Membership ; Foundation
Elections June
Print Material REAL Update newsletter (also online in PDF form)
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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