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Kristy HayterMarch 01, 2018

Nice Needs No Filter – It’s Pink Shirt Day!

Pink Shirt Day  was created when two Nova Scotia high school students supported a fellow student that was being bullied for wearing a pink shirt by also wearing pink (read the full story here). From that moment of solidarity, Pink ... Read more

Kristy HayterFebruary 28, 2018

Collaborative Community Dinner at ROP

Each month Rights of Passage (ROP) holds a Community Dinner; these dinners allow our youth, staff and special guests to come together as a community. It also helps us teach our young people life skills such as cooking and the ... Read more

Kristy HayterFebruary 26, 2018

$239,159 Raised at Sleep Out: Young Professionals!

Last night, 67 young professionals and emerging leaders slept outside in solidarity with the hundreds of young people who call Vancouver’s streets home, to raise funds for youth who struggle with mental illness and addictions.  The top fundraiser, Melissa De ... Read more

Andre CoronadoFebruary 16, 2018