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Here at Sun Youth: Welcome to the bookstore

Donations to Sun Youth are as diverse as the people who donate.

L–R: Adrian, St. Viateur Mascot, Enrica Uva and Natalie
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Generations Foundation: Snack, lunches provide food security

Generations Foundation thanks donors for their precious books, which are delivered to community centers for those who really need them.

Here at Sun Youth: Laughter keeps us going
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Here at Sun Youth: Laughter keeps us going

Sid Stevens says there is no such thing as a bad day: some days are just better than others.

Generations Foundation accentuates the positive
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Generations Foundation accentuates the positive

The kids are back in school and many, as young as five or less, have already chosen their future profession.

Sun Youth: My first work experience
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Sun Youth: My first work experience

Without these amazing individuals, many Montrealers would be worse off.

L–R: Adrian, St. Viateur Mascot, Enrica Uva and Natalie
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Generations Foundation: Nourishment key to learning

We live and learn life’s lessons every day. At Generations Foundation we focus on children in a variety of educational settings from pre-school to university. We offer nourishment daily to over 7,700 children in 100 schools and learning centers. At Elizabeth High, young mothers are taught basic life skills while […]

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Changing minds, changing lives: Dans la rue marks milestone

Having completed its first quarter of a century, Dans la rue, founded by Father Emmett Johns in 1988, is ready for new challenges. Year 26 sees the realization of a long-held dream: the building of safe housing. “We’re going to be finishing the final phase of construction of 17 apartments […]

Fire victims are bused to shelter. (Photo: Tzach Alon)
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Sun Youth supports fire victims

Spring means new beginnings, but this year, many Montreal families were forced to make a fresh start before March 21. With the exceptionally cold winter, the number of residential fires in Montreal significantly increased. In 2008, Sun Youth, the city of Montreal and the Red Cross signed an agreement to […]

Generations Foundation: Fresh start is many things to many people
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Generations Foundation: Fresh start is many things to many people

Spring officially began in March, but spring renewal occurs after rain showers have washed away the remnants of snow and debris on the streets and sidewalks. It is refreshing to see greens sprouting, with a promise of lovely flowers and trees dotting nature’s landscape. Days are longer and we can […]

Rafael spends some time with Sid Stevens and Sun Youth volunteer Freda Kopyto. (Photo by Joseph Munro)
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Here at Sun Youth: Robin des Bois to the rescue

A February fundraising dinner held in co-operation with not-for-profit restaurant Robin des Bois smelled and sounded great, thanks to Carmine Florist, which gave flowers to the ladies, and Rafael, a Dominican-Québécois singer who kept the evening hopping. Also in attendance were Sun Youth executive director Sid Stevens; Villeray-St. Michel-Park Extension […]