Montreal’s Iconic Orange Julep exclusive painting to raise money for Sun Youth
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Montreal’s Iconic Orange Julep exclusive painting to raise money for Sun Youth

Shaped like an orange dome, Montreal’s much-beloved, kitschy landmark, the Orange Julep has been captured by Montreal artist, Andy Habib, in a unique abstract painting, to be auctioned to raise much-needed funds for the SUN YOUTH Organization, during these challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic. “In the 1950s, two of my favourite places to hang…

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 helps thousands of people
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COVID-19: Sun Youth helps thousands of people

COVID-19: Sun Youth helps thousands – More than 5,000 people have received food assistance from Sun Youth Organization since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis. 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 continues to help…

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…

Sun Youth emergency services open through COVID-19 crisis
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Sun Youth emergency services open through COVID-19 crisis

Sun Youth Emergency Services Open – Sun Youth Organization will continue to offer its emergency services throughout COVID-19 by appointment only. With reduced staff and volunteers due to self-confinement measures and school and daycare closures, Sun Youth’s food bank, medication program, fire program and other emergency services will continue to help disadvantaged Montrealers. Special measures…

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…

Kentokukan – Black belts in generosity for Sun Youth
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Kentokukan – Black belts in generosity for Sun Youth

The Shorinjiryu Kentokukan Karatedo is both a school and martial art style. It was founded by Ontario-born Shihan(master instructor) Wayne Donivan, who spent 26 years developing his style in Japan and who established his first dojo at Dawson College in 1994, where he taught numerous years. The school now has many more training centers across Canada, in the…

LFA Donates Over $5,000 to the Sun Youth Food Bank!
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LFA Donates Over $5,000 to the Sun Youth Food Bank!

On August 25th la Ligue Federale des As(LFA) held its 2019 Summer Final Championship Game at the Collège Notre-Dame Arena. Thanks to the combined efforts of participants, players and organizers, $5,018 was raised for Sun Youth’s Emergency Food Bank. These funds will be used to purchase perishable and non-perishable food to assist the organization’s underprivileged…

Back to school Jumpstart with Sun Youth
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Back to school Jumpstart with Sun Youth

With the new school year beginning, increased expenses impose additional hardship for needy families in Montreal. In order to help them, Sun Youth will hold its annual school supply giveaway between Wednesday, August 14th and Friday, August 16th, from 9 am to 4 pm.   Sun Youth new address To take advantage of this opportunity, families…

Joey Elias and friends stand up for Sun Youth
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Joey Elias and friends stand up for Sun Youth

Sun Youth and long time friend Comedian Joey Elias partnered up to raise funds for the organization’s football program last Thursday. Stand up comedians Joey Elias, Leonard Yelle, Jacy Lafontaine, Jeff Schouela and the Montreal Gazette’s own Pat Hickey put on a great show for the 100 guests present at Selwyn House. Geat job by…