Food Is a Helping Hand to Families in Need

Published On: October 2, 2020

Thanks to your support, Florence Gava’s family received a monthly food ration through June and July when they were most in need. Other families just like hers—7,000 of them―received the same life-saving support.

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Gratitude Is in the Air as Churches Honour Frontline Workers

Published On: August 13, 2020

From signs and social media posts to homemade thank-you cards, United Churches across the country are finding inspiring ways to express appreciation to frontline workers.

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When Sprinkles Save Lives

Published On: August 10, 2020

Every day, First Steps—a partner supported by Mission & Service—works to prevent child malnutrition in North Korea.

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Hungry and Alone, Generosity Changed Amei’s Life

Published On: June 29, 2020

In South Sudan, Amei no longer worries about dying of hunger thanks to the support of United Church partner the Canadian Foodgrains Bank.

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Millions of Latin Americans Face Extreme Poverty and Hunger

Published On: June 24, 2020

In Latin America, the new epicentre of the coronavirus, an estimated 83.4 million people could slide into extreme poverty and hunger this year.

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Mission & Service Gifts Support Racial Justice Training

Published On: June 4, 2020

We need to acknowledge the reality of institutional racism, including within the church, and call for its eradication.

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Generosity Takes Flight during Pandemic

Published On: May 27, 2020

Staff of three regional councils decided to donate $2,500 each in staff travel savings to support the world’s most vulnerable through the COVID-19 Global Response.

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Church Grounds Bring Hope during COVID-19

Published On: May 25, 2020

Through artistic installations, Mount Forest United Church in Mount Forest, ON, is actively sharing the Christian message.

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Committed Churches Support Newcomers through Pandemic

Published On: May 20, 2020

With support from a grant from Embracing the Spirit, a Mission & Service‒supported fund, Beaconsfield United Church’s Nigerian Refugee Integration and Support Program extends belonging and a home away from home for refugees.

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Camps Inspire through Creativity and Care Despite Pandemic

Published On: May 13, 2020

While physical distancing protocols are forcing United Church outdoor ministries to consider closing their cabins this summer, some are preparing to offer a different kind of camp experience.

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