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14 March 2018 |

On an annual basis, Sun Youth is called to the scene of over 200 fires and other disasters. Sun Youth's fire responders work in collaboration with the Montreal Fire Department, the Red Cross and the Office Municipal d’Habitation de Montréal to assist victims and help them get back on their feet as quickly as possible.

27 February 2018 |

Sun Youth has been helping crime victims for many years. In collaboration with the police forces and the assistance centres for victims of crime (CAVAC), the organization helps referred people by "ensuring their basics needs such as food and clothing. We also provide assistance and financial help to cover expenses related to the rent, Hydro and bus tickets", explains Alex Vidal, Supervisor of Crime Prevention and Victim Services at Sun Youth.

22 February 2018 |

For a fifth consecutive year, Sun Youth had the pleasure of celebrating Valentine’s Day with its annual fundraiser dinner to help finance its Heating Assistance Program. The evening was held once again at the Robin des Bois restaurant on February 15th, 2018.

16 February 2018 |

The Sûreté du Québec (SQ) is seeking the population’s help regarding the disappearance of Mélissa Blais. Therefore, a $5,000 reward is offered through Sun Youth Organization to anyone with information on her whereabouts.

14 February 2018 |

Anybody involved with youth football in Quebec knows the name Earl De La Perralle or as he’s often referred to, “the Godfather”. Every year the Quebec Midget Football League (QMFL) gathers for its annual awards banquet where they hand out trophies to the best players at each position in addition to the offensive and defensive MVPs.

6 February 2018 |

On December 16, 2017, Dorval's Monster Gym was the host of the Montreal Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Roll-O-Thon, a fundraiser for Sun Youth's Annual Holiday campaign to help the organization to purchase toys for underprivileged children.

31 January 2018 |

Since 1984, the Sun Youth Bike Patrol has been assigned to promote safety and prevent crime, giving the community a feeling of security during the summer. The Sun Youth Bike Patrol is getting ready for another summer and is looking for new candidates for 2018.

30 January 2018 |

Despite this year's winter being hard on a lot of people, the weather conditions aren't enough to stop children from playing hockey. Little known fact: hockey was among the first team sports put in place by Sun Youth. Still today this passion and this enthusiasm are reflected in the organization's various sports programs such as its SLAP hockey development program.

23 January 2018 |

1954... It seems a lifetime away yet it was when it all started for us. That year, a group of youngsters among which we were (13 year-old Sid Stevens and 9 year-old Earl De La Perralle) got together to create the Clark Street Sun, a local community handwritten newspaper the proceeds of which were used to cover the registration fees of a few underprivileged youngsters who needed support to take part in sport activities. Over the following six decades, many individuals joined the ranks of our organization, each bringing something new and essential to the expanding big picture.

22 January 2018 |

The cold wave that has been raging since mid-December greatly affects Sun Youth's clientele. It entails, among other things, additional heating costs that very few can afford. Fortunately for these people, the organization is once again offering its heating assistance program this year. Through this initiative and through various partnerships, Sun Youth is able to help people who are experiencing difficulties because of the intense cold.

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