Stories of Change

November 14, 2018
Two woman laugh while organizing produce into baskets.

Giving to Community

“TRY IT! There are so many places. Find a place you’re going to love. Try a few different programs, but definitely try it. Because it will […]
November 14, 2018
A woman wearing a hooded jacket leans against a brick wall which is painted with a mural of trees and flowers.

Making Community Beautiful

Kayla is a designer, muralist, and founder of Koe Design. She uses public community art to combat the mundane by infusing people’s lives with beauty, and […]
September 27, 2018
Two women, one older than the other, stand in front of a large floral painting and smile at the camera.

Willow’s is my Family

Diane was a widower, had lost both her parents and was estranged from her daughter and extended family members. She had a house that required too […]
September 27, 2018
A young woman sits at a desk with plants, a binder, and a telephone. She smiles at the camera.

Family at Work

At Inasmuch House (IH), we see lots of different types of families. It’s hard not to feel a familial connection with colleagues and the women here, […]
September 27, 2018
Thanksgiving themed vegetable display with woven basket, pumpkins, colourful leaves, and root vegetables

Give Thanks…in all Circumstances?

As the holiday seasons approach, many of us think about, hope for, and prepare for making great food and memories with our families. We can’t help […]
June 11, 2018
Close up of a child chopping tomatoes and garlic. They wear a green apron.

Mini Chefs

Mini Chefs is a new program Mission Services is running for youth attending The 196 Afterschool Program. This weekly activity was made possible by the generosity […]

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