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10 October 2017 |

As a non-profit organization, Sun Youth provides emergency assistance to people in financial distress to ensure their well-being.

2 October 2017 |

Sun Youth recently had the great pleasure of welcoming Fatima and George Salsa who brought in the profits from the 4th Matthew Salsa Memorial Tournament, held on August 21st at the Rosemère Golf Club. 

26 September 2017 |

For another year the Ligue Fédérale des As (LFA) and Sun Youth teamed up to fight hunger. On August 27th, the LFA hosted its first Inter-Divisional Championship in collaboration with the Brotherhood Hockey Association to benefit the organization's food bank. The finale featured the Montreal Division's seasonal champions, the SimWell Torpedoes, who defeated the South Shore Division's Meteores.

20 September 2017 |

Athletics and sports were one of the main motivations behind the creation of Sun Youth and are still an essential part of the organization. Every summer, during our Summer Basketball Camp, beginners have the chance to learn the basics of basketball while those with more experience can perfect their game for the tryouts.

12 September 2017 |

The Sun Youth Bike Patrol made a strong comeback for another summer. From June 5th to August 11th, 2017, patrollers acted as the eyes and ears of the Montreal Police and were present on streets, bike paths and parks, emphasizing a sense of safety and community in the public spaces of the Greater Montreal area to the delight of the citizens.

6 September 2017 |

In order to carry out its mission successfully, Sun Youth relies primarily on the generosity of private donors, such as the Charlotte and Leo Karassik Foundation. For a fifth year in a row, the Foundation renewed its support with a $100,000 contribution.

29 August 2017 |

Summer is almost over, which means that Sun Youth’s Day camp has once again successfully helped hundreds of children from 5 to 12 years old spend a wonderful summer of discovery.

28 August 2017 |

For parents, August usually means getting their children ready for back-to-school. Armed with their school supplies shopping lists, they go around the various stores (that all seem to put out their back to school displays earlier each summer), hoping to get the best deals on those essential items for their children's new school year. Depending on each school's requirements, the final bill may be hard to swallow, especially for low-income families.

22 August 2017 |

From June to August, Sun Youth Bike patrollers acted as the eyes and ears of the Montreal Police and were present on streets, bike paths, parks and playgrounds, emphasizing a sense of safety and community in the public spaces of the Greater Montreal area.

21 August 2017 |

For the past 14 years, the Sun Youth Annual Mordy Gordon Memorial Golf Tournament has been a special day where everyone gathers for a great cause. This year’s golf tournament was held at one of Canada’s most renowned golf course, the Elm Ridge Country Club. In addition, Sun Youth hosted, in collaboration with Burovision, its very first Bike-A-Thon which was a great success.

Marcelle & Jean Coutu Foundation

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