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Rock Climbing Fun for our Young Men

Recently the boys in our male Crisis Program went rock climbing at The Hive in North Vancouver with the team from Power To Be. Power To Be`s mission is to inspire youth and families in need of support to discover their ... Read more

hayterDecember 15, 2017

Sleeping Out – Family Style

The Sleep Out movement has such a tremendous impact. Not only on the lives of the youth who we serve, but also on the individual fundraisers who participate in sleeping out in solidarity and raising awareness. We’ve reached another milestone ... Read more

hayterDecember 13, 2017

“Ten more minutes!”

We received tickets to go skating at Robson Square. On a wintry Sunday, we struggled to wrangle guys to join us outside in the cold. Finally, we convinced some young men to come with us, Joe and Roger. One of ... Read more

hayterDecember 11, 2017

Danke Cushman & Wakefield!

For three years in a row now, Cushman & Wakefield ULC have hosted an incredibly fun and successful Oktoberfest themed client appreciation fundraiser to help homeless youth. This year they raised over $30,000 in just one night through a Silent ... Read more

hayterDecember 08, 2017

Joseph experiences Christmas at Covenant House

This story was shared by Ashley a youth worker in our Crisis Program after last Christmas: In the Crisis Program at Christmas, the residents are all given a Christmas backpack (full of hygiene supplies, clothing, and other goodies). This year, ... Read more

hayterDecember 07, 2017