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local funding recipients 2011 - 2012

Thanks to the generosity of The Meeting House family to Mission 2, we were able to disburse $225,000 in financial support to organizations that are doing great work in their local communities.   Here's an overview of projects and programs that were funded in our 2011 - 2012 fiscal year:

Mennonite Central Committee of Ontario
  • Women's community chaplaincy program
  • Dismas Fellowship program
Wellington Square United Church
  • Community dinners
East Hamilton
Grimsby Life Centre
  • Staff salary support
Micah House
  • Staff salary support
West Hamilton
Friendship House of Brant
  • Summer camp program
Living Rock
  • Staff salary support
  • Kitchen skills training program
True City
  • Facility renovations
Cambridge Shelter Corporation
  • Peer support program
Limberlost Chaplaincy
  • Sport equipment for summer program
Ray of Hope
  • Kitchen equipment
Southwest Ontario Youth for Christ
  • Youth centre programs
Adventive Cross Cultural Initiatives
  • Summer program
The Dam
  • Youth programs
Kerr Street Ministries
  • Summer outreach program
  • Leadership development program
Mississauga Life Centre
  • Staff salary support
Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre
  • Office furniture
  • Needs assessment
Open Door Christian Drop In Centre
  • Staff salary support
Southwestern Ontario Youth for Christ - Milton
  • Summer trip program
  • Building renovations
Jericho Road
  • Facility improvements
Matthew House
  • Staff salary support
Parry Sound
Harvest Share Community Food Program
  • Purchase of fresh food
Snack Attack / William Beatty Public School
  • Healthy snack program
Victory Public School
  • School meals support
Downtown Toronto
The Bench
  • Storytelling workshops
Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre
  • Fresh food purchase for food program
Christie Refugee Welcome Centre
  • Refurbish rooms and install fire doors
Parkdale Neighbourhood Church
  • Summer intern
The Sharing Place
  • Kitchen improvements
Touchstone Youth Centre
  • Computer lab equipment
Walmer Road Baptist Church
  • Food bank supplies
Yonge Street Mission
  • Parenting program for young mothers
Uptown Toronto
Pregnancy Care Centre
  • Pregnancy care support program
Toronto City Mission
  • Single mother education program
Urban Promise
  • March break transportation for youth
Mennonite Coalition for Refugee Support
  • Settlement programs
Welcome Home
  • Summer program for new Canadians
  • Staff salary support