“I was lost. . .now I have hope.” Jonathan

Jonathan

When Jonathan came through the doors of The Scott Mission, he had lost all hope and was convinced life was not worth living. Thanks to support from caring friends and donors, we gave him a hot meal and a safe place to sleep. We prayed for him and included him in a special retreat held at our Collingwood property. There, … Read More

Thank You for Changing Lives this Thanksgiving!

  Thank you so much for your support in providing Thanksgiving meals for your neighbours this Thanksgiving! For our men, women, and families in need it makes such a difference.  We have served thousands in need this Thanksgiving season and hundreds on thanksgiving day.  We cannot do this without you! Thank you for helping us share the love and … Read More

This Christmas, James is Thankful for YOU!

Christmas is a difficult time for many in your community who are struggling with homelessness and joblessness. Thanks to generous friends and partners like you, The Scott Mission can welcome people like James, who came to us desperate for shelter and help in rebuilding all that was broken in his life. James was running from a bad home life when … Read More

Christmas Wish List!

You can make this a Christmas to remember at The Scott Mission! Your kind support helps save and change the lives of people in your community who are hungry and hurting every day. But your help is needed again now to ensure delicious meals, holiday programs, and so much more are shared with your neighbours in need this Christmas! Please … Read More

A camper’s heartfelt words of thanks at Christmas!

The reason camp is so important to her Dakota was just eight years old when she stepped off the bus in Caledon for the first time. Far from home, she was anxious and homesick for a short time. But the enthusiasm of the camp counsellors had soon swept Dakota into an endless stream of activities that included a ropes course, … Read More

Thank you for helping struggling families this Christmas!

Gisella had prepared her children to not expect much in the way of Christmas presents. She’d explained that just being together, in their own home, and enjoying a delicious holiday meal made possible by donations from friends of The Scott Mission would make it a wonderful celebration. So you can imagine her surprise when Mission staff approached her at our … Read More

Help and Hope Found . . . Because of YOU!

A concerned neighbour brought Madeline* to The Scott Mission, assuring her that she would find kindness and the help she urgently needed to put food on the table for her family. She was surprised to see so many other mothers with children, each one hoping to receive groceries, and perhaps warm boots, a winter coat, or snowsuit for a child. … Read More

Robert was living in fear . . .

It wasn’t easy for Robert to walk through The Scott Mission’s doors that first time. But he had nowhere else to turn. Unemployed, Robert was filled with terror that this month would be the month that he couldn’t pay the rent. He was hanging by a thread . . . and he was hungry He’d known about The Scott Mission … Read More

You were the Change of Heart in a Young Life!

Karen began participating in The Scott Mission’s many youth outreaches when she was in grade six. In high school now, she is the picture of confidence and rarely misses an opportunity to gather with friends and Mission staff to nurture the growth she is experiencing in her faith and character. But it wasn’t always that way! “When I was younger … Read More

Mission: Underway

Thank you for your help with urgent repairs and updates! Heartfelt thanks to everyone for your support to complete the critical repairs and purchases that will ensure The Scott Mission can continue serving the hundreds of hungry and hurting people who turn to us for a meal and help and hope each day. Important kitchen upgrades will increase efficiency in … Read More