Meet United Church generosity in action through stories you can share in person or on social media.

Two women sitting in a church pew.
Credit: Simon Chambers/ACT Alliance
A White baby's feet emerge from the blanket they're wrapped in
When Being Born with Light Skin Is Dangerous
Published On: March 22, 2021

M4M 2021: Apr. 25. Your generosity through Mission & Service is supporting the Morogoro Women’s Training Centre to host seminars for young Tanzanian women with albinism.

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Harry Stewart and Chris Southin, founders of Rainbow Camp, seated on sofa
Rainbow Camp Receives Governor General’s Award
Published On: March 22, 2021

M4M 2021: Apr. 11. From the beginning, Mission & Service has supported Welcome Friend Association, which runs Rainbow Camp® for 2SLGBTQIA+ youth.

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Jesse stands in the ydroponic greenhouse at Stella’s Circle.
Work Brings New Life: Jesse’s Story, Part 2
Published On: March 22, 2021

M4M 2021: Apr. 4. Thanks to employment training and support programs run by Mission & Service partner Stella’s Circle, combined with his hard work, Jesse is a trained greenhouse technician.

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A pregnant woman in a red top standing next to a wooden fence.
“We Will Not Give Up on Them”
Published On: February 24, 2021

M4M 2021 Mar. 14: Through Mission & Service, your gifts help Wesley Urban Ministries and other community ministries respond to growing homelessness and poverty during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Cover image of "Faith on the Move", the new United Church Lenten devotional
Mission & Service Is Faith on the Move
Published On: February 24, 2021

M4M 2021 Mar. 7: Your gifts to Mission & Service help the church advocate for refugees, migrant workers, those who are homeless, and other marginalized groups.

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A photo of a trailer home in a snowy landscape.
Rural and Homeless: Gary’s Story
Published On: February 24, 2021

M4M 2021 Mar. 21: Through your gifts, Mission & Service helps support those who struggle in rural areas, where poverty can be hard to spot.

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A photo of Jesse smiling in his home, with his dog.
New Hope and New Life: Jesse’s Story
Published On: February 24, 2021

M4M 2021 Mar. 28: Jesse’s story is proof that your generosity through Mission & Service truly does help transform lives!

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Two one-storey buildings at the end of a gravel road
When a Roof Is More than a Roof
Published On: January 20, 2021

M4M 2021: Feb 28. Two West Haven Camp buildings have new roofs thanks to your Mission & Service support.

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The Sankofa bird, a West African symbol of a bird with a long neck, turning its head to look back. This version is brilliantly multicoloured - red, yellow, black, and orange..
Young Adults Lead Church to Become Anti-Racist
Published On: January 20, 2021

M4M 2021: Feb. 21. In 2021 six young Black adults will collect stories to help us understand Black experiences in our churches.

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Text of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, each in a separate square
Living the Dream
Published On: January 20, 2021

M4M 2021: Feb 7. Mission & Service is one of the ways the United Church works to achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

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