We are going to do some work at the Good Shepherd on Saturday February 10 from 10 am to 2 pm to make life easier for the homeless and poor. We need volunteers and many make the work light! This is a great way to have impact with the poor.
Thank you to everyone who donated food, gloves and coats to the Winter Drive for the Toronto chapter this year. I was a resounding success as you turned out in large numbers to give wholeheartedly for the poor and homeless. Over 200 heavy duty winter jackets, one full bag of
December 6th, 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of what has been described as the largest man-made explosion in the pre-atomic era. Back on December 6th, 1917 two ships collided in the crowded Halifax Harbour, and as one of the ships was heavily loaded with munitions, both ships caught fire. The
In June a special concert was held in Zurich, Switzerland to support the Helping Hand for Ukraine project. Over $44 000 was raised to support HOPE worldwide Ukraine’s rehabilitation program for children traumatized by war in Eastern Europe. The Helping Hand for Ukraine Project is partly funded by HOPE worldwide
On October 15th, volunteers from the Halifax Chapter of HOPE worldwide Canada (HwwC) gathered at St. Andrew’s Church in downtown Halifax to serve, to spend time with and to connect with some very special “guests” in our community at the “Sunday Supper”. These Sunday Suppers take place every Sunday afternoon
Our Vancouver and Winnipeg chapters are participating in an exciting Christmas program again this year – Homeless Christmas Wish List. In these 2 cities, HOPE volunteers have gone out to various shelters and collectively interviewed people experiencing poverty and homelessness in conjunction with Homeless Partners and the Homeless Christmas Wish
After hearing of the destruction and devastation left in the wake of Hurricane Maria, volunteers from the Toronto East region and members of Milestone Christian Ministries donated money and supplies that were shipped to the people of Dominica. Items were collected at church on four consecutive Sundays from October 1-22.
It’s that time of the year again, when we collect donations for the poor and homeless. Here is a special message from the Chapter Director for the Toronto Central chapter, Phil Osagie; “To help homeless people in Toronto get out of the cold this winter , HOPE worldwide Canada
In the month of October the Edmonton Chapter took part in their 2nd Annual Winter Clothing and Food Drive. The event was run over two days, with three groups consisting of over 60 adults and children delivering flyers and collecting donations throughout the city of Edmonton and St. Albert. Almost