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Aidan Sullivan Returns To DTES

Source/Written By: University of Richmond Newsroom March 12, 2014 "Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside is right in the heart of the city, but it’s easy to miss," said Aidan Sullivan, '15. "It’s ten-by-ten city blocks and... Read More

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New Video: Patricia's Story

Patricia has been living on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside for several years. When she first arrived she was homeless for a period of time and badly in need of professional medical attention to help address her... Read More

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LOVE IS POSSIBLE: Community

LOVE IS POSSIBLE: Sign on Lindsay's* door: "We have all known the long loneliness and we have learned that the only solution is love and that love comes with community" ~ Dorothy Day  *Lindsay Vander Hoek is the... Read More

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Love is Possible: Acceptance

LOVE IS POSSIBLE: During the month of February at Mission Possible it's all about the love! "Why are you so dedicated to Mission Possible?""Matt and the people at Mission Possible believed in me. They didn't judge... Read More

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Love is Possible: Camping

LOVE IS POSSIBLE: During the month of February at Mission Possible it's all about the love! "What is something special someone at Mission Possible has done for you?" "I used to love to go camping, but because of... Read More

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Love is Possible

Wondering what "Love is Possible" is all about?  Share the Love! See our new blog post: CLICK HERE Love is Possible on Facebook: CLICK HERE Love is Possible on Twitter #loveispossible: CLICK HERE Love is Possible on... Read More

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My Mission Made Possible

VIDEO: My Mission Made Possible. Shiraya, the producer of this video, just graduated from the Mission Possible WoRC Program. We're happy to report that Shiraya immediately moved on from Mission Possible to more... Read More

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I WILL RUN FOR A GOOD CAUSE

Learn to Run for Free. Make a Positive Social Impact. Live a Healthier Life. Beginning on January 25, 2013 I Will Run will resume its Absolute Beginner Running Group and “Run for a Good Cause.” Through running and... Read More

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Christmas cheer for DTES pet owners

Christmas cheer for pet owners on the Downtown Eastside Source: Globalnews.ca Christmas came early for pet owners on the Downtown Eastside today. BC SPCA and Charlie’s Food Bank teamed up to hand out free gifts and... Read More

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Handsworth hoopsters on a mission

Downtown Eastside : Team honours residents who serve as co-op members at non-profit Mission Possible Source: The Province Handsworth Secondary senior girls basketball team The words of Handsworth Royals senior girls... Read More