Sun Youth offers reward for the whereabouts of Lara Parkin
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Sun Youth offers reward for the whereabouts of Lara Parkin

Sun Youth offers a reward of up to $1,000 for any information that would make it possible to find Lara Parkin. It was last seen on November 16 in the Sud-Ouest borough. Investigators have reason to fear for his health and safety. At the request of the police investigators, we request your cooperation by asking…

COVID-19: Sun Youth supporting Montrealers throughout the crisis
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COVID-19: Sun Youth supporting Montrealers throughout the crisis

Sun Youth supporting Montrealers – Sun Youth Organization continues to offer its emergency services throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. Although confinement measures coupled with school and daycare closures have created a reduced staff and volunteer situation, Sun Youth’s food bank, medication program, fire program and other emergency services will continue to help disadvantaged Montrealers. Special measures and protocols have been…

En Harmonie 4 Kids Sun Youth benefit concert
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En Harmonie 4 Kids Sun Youth benefit concert

Mountainside United Church is happy to announce ‘En Harmonie 4 Kids 2020’ to be held on Saturday, April 18th, at 7 p.m.  The concert will benefit Sun Youth’s children’s programs.  The choirs of Mountainside and St. John’s United Churches, the Junior Chorale of the English Montreal School Board, the Montreal Chinese Children’s Choir, le Petit…

Sun Youth volunteers needed – Give back and be part of a great team!
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Sun Youth volunteers needed – Give back and be part of a great team!

Sun Youth volunteers needed – Volunteer of all ages contribute to Sun Youth in many ways. From elementary school students to retired seniors, with a wide variety of people in between, all volunteers are an essential part of the organization and they have been since its founding in 1954. 65 years ago, 13 year-old Sid…

29 Years of Generosity Towards Sun Youth!
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29 Years of Generosity Towards Sun Youth!

Generosity towards Sun Youth – Since its foundation, Sun Youth has provided ongoing support and financial assistance to individuals and low-income families. Fortunately, the organization benefits from the support of partners such as the Tribunal administratif du travail – division relations du travail(formally known as the Commission des relations du travail). Over the last 29 years, the Tribunal…

Media Food Drive on its way to a record year
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Media Food Drive on its way to a record year

Media Food Drive – Every year, as the Holiday Season approaches, members of the media join forces to help thousands of people in need. Along with an army of volunteers, they become the personification of solidarity. In November, Moisson Montreal’s Hunger Count revealed that although, Montreal’s economic situation is very strong, close to 70,000 people required more than…

Montreal Sikh community supports Sun Youth
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Montreal Sikh community supports Sun Youth

On  November 17, the Sikh community of Montreal through its Gurudwara Sahib Quebec Temple invited representatives of the media to the celebration of Guru Nanak Dev Ji’s 550th birthday, Sunday November 17th at 11:45 am. This marked the 32nd consecutive year that the Montreal Sikh community supports Sun Youth. Guru Nanak Dev Ji, founder of the Sikh religion, taught that sharing with the less fortunate in our society was everyone’s…

Chiroposture Montréal celebrates a record year of food collect for Sun Youth
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Chiroposture Montréal celebrates a record year of food collect for Sun Youth

Chiroposture Montreal – In last week’s article, various ways to help Sun Youth support families in need during the holiday season were mentioned. Among these, people were invited to organize money and food drives at their workplace, and to include stimulating challenges to maximize the impact of these initiatives. Since the article was published, Sun…

Please help Sun Youth Holiday baskets with donations
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Please help Sun Youth Holiday baskets with donations

Sun Youth Holiday baskets – This year again between December 10thand 24th, Sun Youth will be handing out Christmas baskets to some 5000 underprivileged Montreal families and nearly as many new toys to their children 12 years and under. Those interested can already register to receive one of these baskets by presenting themselves at the…

Wilensky’s fundraiser food drive for Sun Youth
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Wilensky’s fundraiser food drive for Sun Youth

October 3, 2019 would have been Ruth Wilensky’s 100th birthday. In her honour, Wilensky’s Light Lunch held a fundraiser/food drive for Sun Youth onthat occasion. Mrs.Wilensky, who passed away in 2018, ran Wilensky’s Light Lunch with her husband Moe Wilensky, who died in 1984. The restaurant, opened in 1932, was immortalized in Mordecai Richler’s 1959…