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Our Results (2012)

"We are created to work, and when the work is good and meaningful, we experience dignity and pride as the payment for our efforts, whether we are paid or not" ~ Brian Postlewait, Executive Director, Mission Possible Read More

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Give A Gift of Hope this Christmas

A Hopeful Time I’m not going to lie. Working in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside is hard. That’s why Christmas is such a hopeful time for Mission Possible. Christmas reminds us that the greatest force of love came into the world in the form of a baby, born in a backwater town, into an impoverished refugee family who... Read More

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Gala Video and More!

Mission Possible Holds Their Fifth Annual Gala: Opportunity is Possible Support for individuals who are challenged by homelessness and poverty in Vancouver received a financial boost through the sponsors and friends of the Downtown Eastside organization, Mission Possible. $210,000 Raised Mission Possible’s Fifth... Read More

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Zola Uriel - Artist

For the past few weeks we have had the pleasure of having Zola Uriel's artwork displayed on the Mission Possible office walls. Zola is a Mission Possible StudioWorks artist who uses a mixture of painting, sculpture ceramics, glass, 2-D and 3-D in her design. Come visit us at 659 East Hastings until the end of... Read More

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Cecily's Story - Homeless At 13

Homeless at 13 Living in Victoria, Cecily left home when she was just 13. Eventually, Cecily made her way to Vancouver's Downtown Eastside where she met a youth worker from one of Mission Possible's close partners, Youth Unlimited. In This Video In this video Cecily talks about the many challenges people living in... Read More

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2013 Mission Possible Gala

This year's Mission Possible Gala was entitled "Opportunity is Possible" and took place at the Fairmont Vancouver Hotel.  Back by popular demand... Emcee's Nat and Drew, Vancouver's popular morning radio hosts on 95.3FM. Joining them on stage was Kevin Tink and crew from Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers to handle the... Read More

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VIDEO: Opportunity is Possible

It Can Be Done People who join the Mission Possible community face various challenges related to homelessness and poverty. This wonderful video produced by On Demand Production Network / Pink Buffalo in Vancouver for the 2013 Mission Possible Gala, visually depicts the story of someone living on the street who... Read More

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MP Gala LIVE Auction Items

Thank you to everyone who donated an auction item to the Mission Possible Gala: Opportunity is Possible. As you can see from the list below there is a great variety of wonderful things to bid on. See November 14th! Live Auction - 1 Victoria Experience Courtesy of Delta Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa, Royal BC... Read More

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MP Gala Silent Auction Items

Thank you to everyone who donated an auction item to the Mission Possible Gala: Opportunity is Possible. As you can see from the list below there is a great variety of wonderful things to bid on. See November 14th! 1. Coffee - Donated by JJ Bean 2. Painting - donated by artist, Brian Buhler 3. Canucks Tickets (2)... Read More

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BBB Torch Awards 2013

Keynote Mission Possible's CEO, Brian Postlewait recently had the opportunity to deliver the Keynote at the Better Business Bureau's Torch Awards. From all reports it was an "engaging" and "inspiring" presentation. The awards handed out are listed below.  BBB Torch Awards* Marketplace Excellence Award... Read More