The Out of the Cold program is a volunteer initiative that consists of congregations from faith groups, community members and advocates who provide safe refuge, hospitality and emergency shelter to the homeless community throughout the City of Toronto, and organized by Dixon Hall. http://www.ootc.ca/
The only Out of the Cold site in north east Scarborough is located at Knox United Church's Education building (2569 Midland Avenue).
Every Friday evening to Saturday morning (November - March) homeless guests are given meals and accommodation. Grace Church takes two or three turns hosting this program at Knox United.
Please contact the church office if you would like to volunteer your time or donate food for this program.
The Mission of FaithHopeLove is to bring the gospel of Jesus Christ to the immigrant community in the Greater Toronto Area, chiefly to those of Chinese descent, direct their clients to a home church where they will be embraced by a fellowship of believers, nurtured in the Christian faith, receive baptism, and engage in active
The Lighthouse supports the newcomer, the hungry, the refugee, the homeless and the hurting in practical, meaningful ways.
The Mission of Grace Shepherd International Ministries is to bring the love of Christ to communities in Sri Lanka (particularly those living in the village of Pukulam) and to those of Sri Lankan descent living in Scarborough. The ministry is led by Elder Sarath Peiris of Grace Church. Elder Sarath carries out his outreach through contacts in Sri Lanka such as Pastor Bandula and through his Skype Ministry.