Homeless Count 2016

Homeless count 2016 is on October 19-20. Volunteer this year, and you will see firsthand that homelessness happens to all kinds of people: families, singles, young people and seniors. How many of us have been there? Couch surfing at family or friend’s; spending a night at the shelter, or being forced to spend a nightContinue reading “Homeless Count 2016”

Youth Contest Deadline extended!

Our partner, the Intercultural Dialogue Institute here in Edmonton is holding it’s 1st Annual Art, Essay & Short Movie Contest This contest is for secondary school students affiliated with the school boards. This year’s theme is “Art of Living Together” and submissions will be accepted in three categories: art, essay and short video. Be sureContinue reading “Youth Contest Deadline extended!”

They are Witches!

The following story of compassion and hospitality was shared with CRIHI by Christina Mhina, from All Saint’s Anglican Parish in Edmonton.  My grandfather, the late Canon Samuel Stephen Mwinyipembe was a special influence in my life. He was a loving, caring and compassionate person. I remember when I was a child, about nine years old, there were rumors thatContinue reading “They are Witches!”