YFC/Youth Unlimited Waterdown is excited to see the Centre for Youth Excellence being constructed on the corner of Parkside Drive and Hamilton St. This location is ideal in responding to the needs of a growing community as it is in close proximity to Waterdown District High School and right across the street from the local […]
Imagine working in a sweatshop for 110 hours a week. Wear the AFWul* t-shirt for 110 hours April 4 – 10, 2014 *Note: AFWul, not AWFul. AFWul, [af-wəl], adj. Pertaining to or belonging to the AFW, i.e., the All’s Fair Wear-athon. The All’s Fair Wear-athon … … celebrates how shopping wisely can fight poverty and […]
October and November have almost every weekend scheduled with a fall fundraising banquet in one or more of the satellites of Southwestern Ontario Youth for Christ. These annual events are wonderful gatherings for our ministry partners to hear firsthand of the young lives being impacted by our programs, to see and meet some of the […]
Project Serve has been going to Irapuato, Mexico for the last three years, serving the city alongside our partners JPC (YFC) Guanajuato. In March of 2014 we will return with another team of 15 to continue the relationships we have developed, to ‘feed the hungry’, and make Christ known through mimes, songs, football (soccer), and […]
September has arrived and students are back to school. For YFC/Youth Unlimited this means the start of a new season of reaching out to youth through a wide variety of programs and activities. This may include in-school initiatives such as coaching, tutoring and mentoring students, assisting with extracurricular clubs, activities and events, facilitating assemblies and […]
Summer time is a great time for reaching out to youth and offering opportunities for getting out of the day-to-day routine and environment through the variety of summer camp activities happening through the satellite ministries of Southwestern Ontario YFC/Youth Unlimited. For more information on summer camp opportunities in your area contact your local YFC/Youth Unlimited […]
First, I will set the context. Two weeks ago Monday I was having a really bad day. It was my day off and I found myself in a dark, miserable mood, full of resentment about the bike co-op renovations for a variety of reasons. Then I got word that the roof drains had burst and […]
Listen to Sam, Rhys and Kala tell the stories about their experiences and what Youth for Christ means to them.