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10 Keys to Growing Your Social Enterprise - Infographic

Dr. Kyleen Myrah & Kerry Rempel, Okanagan School of Business, Okanagan College with the support of Trico Charitable Foundation did a case study on Mission Possible that covered our development and growth as a Social Enterprise. To see the case study CLICK HERE Infographic Based on the case study we created an... Read More

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New Online Retailer Includes Mission Possible in the Mix

A new online retailer Opia Clothing Company opened today with a focus on supporting local and global charities. Gratefully, they have decided to include Mission Possible in the mix! Here’s how it works: There are five designs and 10 charities - one local and one global for each shirt. The Mission Possible shirt... Read More

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Full Circle - Sandra's Story

Sandra says, "I'm a woman who's been there and done that." She knows her past is complicated and she uses her experiences to be a person of solidarity and understanding for women on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside (DTES). Sandra grew up in Winnipeg, is the child of a residential school parent and was raised in... Read More

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#youareloved

YOU ARE LOVED!!!From now to Valentine's Day let someone know they are loved. If  you are using social media, use the hashtags #youareloved and #missionpossible. Follow along and submit your photos to Mission Possible. See Facebook and Instagram Let us know! and remember... YOU ARE LOVED!!! Read More

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Mission Possible 2016 Winter Gala Thank You!

THANK YOU to all of the Mission Possible Winter Gala partners, attendees, suppliers, and volunteers. Together we raised over $162,000! The funds will help Mission Possible continue to grow and offer opportunities for meaningful work to people who are challenged by homelessness and poverty. Special thanks to all of... Read More

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Geof’s Story - We banged heads a lot!

In Geof’s words before he came to Mission Possible “things were really up in the air.” He was unemployed and had fallen into drug addiction. Prior to coming to Mission Possible he was addicted to crack for seven years and was homeless for nearly the same period of time.     In 2009 Geof suffered a heart attack and... Read More

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The Clean Team

Nick Fenyo is the Mission Possible Clean Team Supervisor. We are now three months into the program, so we thought we would sit down with Nick and find out how things are going. Here are his comments: What is the Mission Possible Clean Team? “The job is strictly picking up litter. There are 22 different service... Read More

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The Mission Possible Comeback Award Video 2016

The Mission Possible Comeback Award is given to the Mission Possible members and participants who exemplify the kind of transformation we all admire and aspire to. These individuals have shown true courage, determination, and faith in overcoming great challenge and adversity. Where faced with similar challenges... Read More

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TURKEY TIME RETURNS: RAILTOWN CATERING

TURKEY TIME: RAILTOWN CATERING ANNOUNCES RETURN OF POPULAR THANKSGIVING TO-GO PACKAGERailtown Also Gives Thanks to Local Community by Donating Portion of Proceeds to Downtown Eastside Outreach Organization Mission Possible VANCOUVER, BC (Sept. 14, 2016) — Back by popular demand, Railtown Catering is talking... Read More

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Back to Work Week - Meet Janet

Meet Janet. She joined our Employment Readiness Program in early June of this year. She's now been hired as a cook in our community kitchen, and has been bringing nothing but diligence, cheerfulness, and goofy faces (crack us up every time!) to her every work shift. Not to mention her top-notch cooking - her... Read More