Halloween for Hunger

Guest post from Starr LoFranco, Speroway staff member and youth leader at Highview Community Church.
 
On Wednesday night, the youth group at Highview Community Church dressed up and braved the dreary weather to collect non-perishable food items for Speroway! This is the 3rd year in a row that our

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Hamilton Family Food Box Drop

For the 4th year in a row, Speroway is partnering with the Hamilton Tiger Cats and Marwan Hage (Hage’s Heros) to deliver hope to children and families in Hamilton this Thanksgiving.
Thousands of Family Food Boxes have been distributed in this way each Thanksgiving since 2008. The 40 pound +

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GUELPH SCHOOL HELPS PACK FOOD BOXES

8 March 2011 Last updated at 16:45 ET
Guelph Community Christian School arrived at Speroway in a big way!  Over 40 grade 1 & 2 students along with teachers and parents arrived at the Guelph Head Office to help pack food and hygiene boxes.
When I arrived in the

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HIGH SCHOOLS MAKE A DIFFERENCE PT2

Speroway is deeply concerned that a lack of proper sleep for First Nation’s children is detrimental to their development and health. Changes in sleeping habits can impair a child’s learning, memory and ability to concentrate. To try and address the problem of a serious shortage of adequate beds, Speroway has

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THANKSGIVING FOOD DROP: HAMILTON ON

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Saturday October 9, 2010
On Saturday October 9th, for third year in a row, FTC Canada, Marwan Hage and Hage’s Heroes, the Hamilton Tiger Cats

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LISA TRACZ TALKS ABOUT CONCORD HOSPITALITY SHARE DAY 2010

Lisa Tracz is the General Manager of Residence Inn Missisauga Airport Corporate Centre West (a Concord company hotel) and a key organizer of Concord Hospitality Share Day 2010.
We asked her to talk about Share Day 2010, the partnership with FTC Canada and why a family food box distribution

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CONCORD HOSPITALITY TEAMS UP WITH FTC CANADA FOR SHARE DAY 2010

May 25, 2010
Toronto, ON – Thanks to the hard work and generosity of 10 Toronto area hotels, 400 local area families received much needed food and supplies this past week.
Over 25 hotel staff were on hand at Rexdale Alliance Church on May 20th in Etobicoke, ON to volunteer

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BUILDERS TEAM FROM EL SALVADOR TRIP SPEAK

As noted in the recent blog entry, volunteers from Ontario traveled to El Salvador to the little community of Amatitan.
The team worked hard rebuilding a feeding centre and working on homes that had been impacted by floods and landslides back in November, 2009. FTC Canada and Feed The

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VOLUNTEERS LAY FOUNDATION IN EL SALVADOR

May 5th, 2010
Guelph, Ontario – 3,600 square feet of foundation, pillars, and walls was laid for the community of Amatitan, El Salvador this past April.
The trip was organized by Guelph based charity FTC Canada who sent down 9 volunteers to begin the rebuilding of a condemned feeding centre

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