Meet volunteers, Bob and Joyce—Serving our community in love

From the kitchen to the dining hall to the distribution centre, Bob and Joyce are a part of our amazing team of volunteers who help The Scott Mission put hope into the hearts of people who are lost, in need, or defeated by life. For many years now, this loving couple has served their neighbours in need weekly. “It’s good … Read More

“The Scott Mission is a blessing for the city of Toronto . . .”

It was ten years ago that Ludwig DeLeon’s employer encouraged staff to serve as volunteers at The Scott Mission, and Ludwig has been volunteering ever since. “I knew the type of work The Scott Mission does, how they support the more vulnerable people of Toronto, what they stand for as far as loving thy neighbour as thyself. It’s something 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

Volunteer Spotlight: Zach—Serving up Hope and Dignity

Zach smiling at the camera glad to help others at The Scott Mission.

It takes generous gifts from donors, and the generous gift of time from scores of volunteers, to make The Scott Mission a place where help and hope can always be found . . . Zach is one of those special people who, despite being a university student, finds time to serve as a volunteer so he can bring dignity and … Read More

A Servant’s Heart: Serving our Neighbours in Need

Frances - A volunteer at the Scott Mission

“There are so many needy people, so many broken people of all ages. I’m only a small part of The Scott Mission, but God is very big and He knows how to meet the needs of the people who come here.” —Frances Gibson After Frances Gibson retired from her job as a kindergarten teacher at a Christian school, she found … Read More