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Vancouver Bunzer: Brands b.c and Trading Everthing

vancouver bunzer: Today, the Facebook group has 6,661 members, trading everthing from furniture and cooking supplies to clothing and jewelry, according to Vancouver Courier. On June 5, one Vancouver Bunzer sought help for a family of refugees getting settled in their new home. Bunz was founded in 2013 in Toronto with a mandate to help save the planet, save money and connect people with their neighbours by offering a money-free exchange platform.article continues below Trending Stories Car Free Day costing organizers overwhelming fees for security Hector Bremner says his new party will launch at the end of the month These are the top five brands B.C. loves Minimum wage increases go into effect June 1 across B.C. The Vancouver group only had a couple hundred members when I first joined a year and a half ago or so, says Katie Johnston, an admin for the Vancouver Bunz Facebook page. In exchange for a thank you, Juju Milay asked for the following items from Bunzers willing to help the family start a new life in Canada twin bunk bed, non-stick pots and pans, office chair, dishes, dresser and lampstand, long stand alone lamps. I am beyond overwhelmed by the generosity! Milay wrote. Within minutes, members of the group came forward to offer those items and then some. ( As reported in the news.