Employment Readiness Program News


Mealshare gets Vancouver boost

By Jane Deacon, 24 hrs Vancouver Less than the cost of a cup of coffee, a dollar doesn’t buy you a lot. Vancouver-based startup Mealshare counters that $1 can fill a hungry belly. It’s partnered with over 150... Read More

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Mission Possible is in need of some bowls. We are down to about 15 and could use about 85 more! Contact us at 604-253-4469, or email info@mission-possible.ca if you can help out. Thanks! Read More

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Mission Possible Momentum Awards

At the root of all that we do are the people who put in the hard work to make changes and invest in themselves and their community. The Momentum Awards is an annual ceremony held to celebrate the hard work and... Read More

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Stations of the Cross

Every year on Good Friday our community gathers to carry the cross of Christ along the streets of the DTES. This year the Vigil begins with prayer and drumming on the Hastings steps of First United Church. Please... Read More

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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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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

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Christmas Dinner 2013

On Tuesday, December 17th institute B helped serve Christmas Dinner to people from the Mission Possible community. Dinner was served by The Bridge Church of Vancouver to a full house the night before. Thank you to... Read More

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People, Purpose, Paycheque

ARTICLE: Great interview conducted by institute B. Really gets at the heart of what Mission Possible is all about and doing. Well done Lindsay and Jordan! See: http://www.instituteb.com/mission-possible Read More