MP Stories

Ursula's Story: A Future Filled with Possibility

"That's all anyone ever needs—to be given a chance."

Ursula knows this firsthand.

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A Positive Shift: Nacer’s Story

Nacer grew up in Algeria with his parents as an only child. He arrived in Montreal when he was 20 years old because he already knew French, and met...

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Beyond Expectations: Steve's Story

Upon encountering Steve, one is met with a welcoming smile and happy demeanor. A Metro-Vancouverite for his whole life, Steve admits that he has...

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Moving Forward: Dale’s Story

Before coming to Mission Possible, Dale was being placed at various jobs through WorkBC. However, he was disappointed because the jobs would never...

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Mission Possible's Housing Support Program

Many British Columbians know all too well the difficulties of navigating the housing market and the ongoing rental crisis throughout the Metro...

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Community Matriarch: Rosa's Story

Rosa grew up in Prince George after her mom moved her family there. She was never sure why until the news reports about residential schools and...

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The Cleanest Day of the Year 2022

Mission Possible’s summer-long Clean Heroes Campaign got off to a great start on June 11th with our campaign kick-off event, The Cleanest Day of the...

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The Powerful Impact of our Power Breakfast Volunteers

Every Saturday, eight to ten Mission Possible volunteers serve breakfast and hot drinks to members of the Downtown Eastside community at our Powell...

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Big Changes in a Big City - Renato's Story

Five years ago, Renato was struggling with his mental health, and used alcohol and drugs to cope. When a friend offered a place to stay in a small...

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A Star in the Making: Jacqueline's Story

Having lived in Vancouver since she was 11 years old, Jacqueline has always loved this city that she calls home. She lived in New West with her...

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