Events

Dare to Give 2020

Our friends at Northpark are once again hosting the annual Dare to Give campaign this Christmas season. Though the campaign will look a little bit different this year, you will still have the opportunity to meet the urgent needs of those experiencing homelessness and struggling with mental illness and addiction in our community. This year,

Scan Away Hunger™ Campaign

Our Scan Away Hunger™ Campaign runs throughout November and December each year at participating stores in London. It’s a vital way to support our clients given that approximately 200,000 meals are served yearly through three of our five branches.

Scan Away Hunger™ 2020 Virtual Cooking Contest

Can you plan a nourishing meal for 10 people with a budget of $31.11? Show us your meal planning skills for a chance to win a $50 restaurant gift card and the opportunity to have your main dish served for neighbours in need at one of our branches. Who can enter: London and area community

Fall Banquet & Silent Auction 2020

Join Mission Services of London on Nov. 12, 2020 for our Fall Banquet & Silent Auction featuring Inspirational Speaker Guy Felicella. This year, the event will include a virtual experience and will begin at 5:30 pm with the Virtual Auction and Welcome. Mission Services of London has prepared a list of partner restaurants for this

Annual General Meeting 2020

On Sept. 30, join Mission Services of London for our 2020 Annual General Meeting (AGM). This year, the event will be held in a fully virtual format to help keep our community safe and well during this uncertain time. We are looking forward to celebrating the successes of the past fiscal year with you, as

Recovery & Resilience | 2020: A Conversation With Our Recovery Community

On September 29th, join Mission Services of London, The Salvation Army, Addiction Services of Thames Valley, and Turning Point Inc. for a conversation with members of our recovery community. In honour of Recovery Month, several speakers who have made an impact at past local events like the London Addiction Recovery Breakfast are coming together to

Fill Up the Bus

Update: Thank you to everyone who filled up the bus on Aug. 25! Your generous donations will surely make a significant difference in the lives of children and youth receiving services from Rotholme Family Shelter this school year. Thank you for helping them feel confident and prepared to succeed! It’s almost time for children in

Hockey Helps the Homeless

We are overjoyed to join Hockey Helps the Homeless (HHTH) this year. HHTH leverages Canada’s love for hockey to raise awareness and financial support for people experiencing homelessness. They do this by hosting hockey tournaments across the country, where players raise funds to make a direct impact in their own community. Due to the ongoing

Porch-trait Sessions

Enje Daniels Photography is offering her talents through “Porch-trait” sessions in support of Mission Services of London. Funds raised through this event will help support high priority areas throughout our branches, including our current COVID-19 response efforts. What is a Porch-trait? Porch-traits are photographs of people taken on the porch of their home. In this

Easter Lily Sale

Whose day can you brighten this week? North Park Community Church has partnered with Boekestyn Greenhouses to host an Easter Lily Sale. Boekestyn Greenhouses is generously donating 50% of the proceeds to high priority needs at Mission Services of London, including our COVID-19 response efforts. The Easter Lily Sale is running from April 1st to