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2014 Muskoka Woods trip was a blast!

Many great relationships were built and good times by all at Muskoka Woods this year! A huge thank you to Muskoka Woods and the Timbergrove Lodge foundation for donating a week @ camp for us and 20 youth! Many lives will and have been changed.

Waterdown’s Centre for Youth Excellence

SWO YFC is thrilled to see the work of God in this ministry and through the generous support of the Waterdown community. For more information click here

Massive Makeover for YFC Lincoln Upper Deck Youth Centre

Major upgrades are continuing at the Upper Deck Youth Centre, YFC Lincoln’s facility in Vineland. On the inside, the Many Hands Project is hard at work renovating the building by tearing down and erecting new walls, applying fresh coats of paint, refurbishing floors and remodeling the kitchen.  The work is being done by the Niagara… Read More

All’s Fair Wear-athon 2014

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… Read More

Project Serve Mexico Trip

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… Read More

Back To School

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… Read More

Summer Camps

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… Read More

A Day In The Life Of …

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… Read More

Kristina’s Story

Listen to Kristina talk about her experiences and what Youth For Christ means to her.