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City of Vancouver approves $2.6 million 2024 street cleaning grant

The City of Vancouver has approved $2.64M for the 2024 Street Cleaning Grant program. The funds from the annual program...

Mission Possible Peer-based program takes alternative approach to security in Vancouver’s DTES

Did you catch Mission Possible (MP) Neighbours Community Navigator, Gordon Bird, and Matthew Smedley, MP's Executive...

Mission Possible Advocates for a Continual Rise in B.C.’s Shelter Allowance

Did you catch Mission Possible (MP) Associate, Isaac Nelson, and Matthew Smedley, MP's Executive Director on the news?...

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City of Vancouver approves $2.5 million street cleaning grant

The City of Vancouver has approved $2.46M for the 2023 Street Cleaning Grant program. The funds from the annual program...

CTV Vancouver: Overcoming obstacles this Christmas

If you haven't had a chance to meet Ursula yet by reading her blog post or watching her video, she was featured during...

CTV Morning Live: Mission Possible Pauses Intake

Matthew Smedley, MP's Executive Director, speaks with CTV Morning Live's Keri Adams and Jason Pires about the...

Global BC: Mission Possible pauses Employment Readiness Program

Carolina Jara, a Mission Possible Associate, and Matthew Smedley, MP's Executive Director, speak with Global News about...

Increasing Demand for Mission Possible Services in Face of Growing Uncertainty During Provincial Labour Shortage.

Jacquelin Brooks, an Associate at Mission Possible (MP), Spoke with Global News about her experience in the Employment...

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Vancouver to spend $2.2 million on street cleaning jobs for homeless

The ongoing annual program by the City of Vancouver of providing funding to non-profit organizations to employ...

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Over 13,000 human poops were cleaned off Vancouver streets in 2021

Vancouver City Council passed a motion on Feb. 8 calling for approval of $2,185,000 in grants to non-profit agencies...

Mission Possible Helps Canada Post Resume DTES Mail Delivery

MP Neighbours Coordinator Jay Hockley and MP Executive Director Matthew Smedley speak with Global News about Mission...

The Cleanest Day of the Year is featured in the North Shore Post.

Did you catch the North Shore Daily Post's coverage of our exciting kick-off event for our Clean Heroes Campaign, The...

CBC Radio One + Mission Possible

Over the past few months, Mission Possible has seen a surge in demand for its life-changing programs. Despite BC...

Accessible Media (AMI-tv) Profiles Mission Possible

Reporter Grant Hardy with AMI-tv's Accessible Media, a Canadian cable channel and media organization that focuses on...

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Work experience grant’s fourth intake offers new options

The fourth intake of B.C.’s Work Experience Opportunities Grant offers $2 million for flexible, paid work experience...

Global BC Month of Giving Back: Mission Possible

Our Chief Empowerment Officer, Matthew Smedley, sits down with Global BC for their Month of Giving Back. He explains...

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Matthew Smedley: Tapping into untapped talent will ease B.C.'s hiring crunch

There is much to celebrate in Canada’s soaring job numbers. New data from Statistics Canada shows that while job...

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MP in Central City Foundation's series "Change Can Happen"

A multi-part series produced by Central City Foundation, “Change Can Happen” explores community-led programs,...

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Hiring society's overlooked could help cure B.C.'s pandemic-fuelled job crunch

A Vancouver employment agency is offering a solution to quell a COVID-fuelled job crunch that’s devastating B.C....

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B.C. charity touts diverse hiring as partial solution to labour shortage

As businesses across British Columbia struggle with a labour shortage, one Vancouver-based charity thinks it has part...

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