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Meet Jenn – Running towards her goals

When COVID-19 hit, many of us saw a struggle to adapt to the new way of life. The new way of life being that we were limited to our social interactions and limited how we could access the resources that were so imperative to some of our day-to-day lives.   Recently, I had the opportunity […]

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Meet Mahek – A Donor Appreciation Story

Today’s youth are the future of our country – this is why when one person see’s a need for change, it is so imperative to embrace and encourage that thirst for change.   One individual who has that thirst, is Mahek – an upcoming grade 12 student at Centennial C.V.I here in Guelph. What started […]

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Come Together to Fight Hunger

The 2019 Give 30 campaign for Guelph which supports HOPE House runs now until August 31, 2019.   There are many ways to raise funds to give. For example, if you’re fasting for Ramadan, tally up your lunch and coffee money saved during the month and give that amount. Or, if you’re not fasting, brown […]

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A Swimmingly Great Group of Volunteers

Guelph Gryphon Swim Team: March Volunteers of the Month In the past year the Guelph Gryphon Swim Team have been deeply involved at HOPE House!   They organized a very large hygiene and food drive.   Every Monday swim team members volunteer in the Food Market to take community members shopping and support their dignity […]

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Harvest of HOPE Story – Bayer Group

Food security is a basic human right. Guelph has the means to ensure that everyone has access to healthy food for their families; however, people in our community are having to choose between feeding their family healthy food or more cost-effective food that does not necessarily provide the nutritional benefits that are needed in order […]

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MAZON Canada grants $1000 to Food Market

We are thrilled that the MAZON Canada’s Allocations Committee has awarded HOPE House a 2018 grant of $1000 to support our Food Market!   MAZON Canada raises funds primarily within the Jewish community and distributes them to both Jewish & non-Jewish front-line food projects across the country.   At HOPE House we believe in both […]

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August Volunteer of the Month: Nathan

Nathan is unstoppable. 23 years of beating cancer and a hearing impairment has not stopped Nathan from being one of the hardest working and dedicated volunteers HOPE House has. Whether it’s breaking down boxes, bringing in donations, stocking the shelves in the Food Market or sorting backpacks, Nathan is there on top of it. When […]

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