One teen’s words of Thanks—for YOU

This year, Akilah and her friends will be giving thanks to caring friends and donors like you. They know that without your support, Scott Mission Camp wouldn’t exist! “I first came to The Scott Mission when I was in grade three or four,” Akilah says. “I’d heard about it through my friends who have been going since grade two. I … Read More

Thinking of volunteering at The Scott Mission this Thanksgiving?

Before you sign up, be warned that volunteering could be the best thing you ever do, for yourself, and for the hungry and hurting in our community! Meet volunteer Lynette Jenkins who is serving help and hope—one plate at a time. As a child, Lynette Jenkins saw much of the world while her father served in the Air Force, but … Read More

Vale—A story of Thanksgiving!

Vale was hungry, homeless, and without hope the day he came through the doors here at The Scott Mission. Worse still, he truly believed he deserved nothing more. Over a hot meal, we talked with Vale and learned a little about the shattered relationships that had driven him to the streets of Toronto with nothing but the clothes on his … Read More

Katalin didn’t want to ask for help. She did it for her children . . .

This desperate mother had no choice but to ask for help. With two little children, and a husband seeking work, she took a deep breath and walked through The Scott Mission’s doors. Nothing could have prepared her for the genuine love and kindness she found when she passed through the Mission doors. She says, “The first time I came to … Read More