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21 February 2017 |

For a fourth consecutive year, Sun Youth had the pleasure of celebrating Valentine’s Day with its annual fundraiser dinner to the benefit of its Heating Assistance Program. The evening was held once again at the Robin des Bois restaurant on February 15th, 2017.

14 February 2017 |

Since its foundation, Sun Youth has provided ongoing support and financial assistance to individuals and low-income families. Fortunately, the organization benefits from the support of partners such as the former Commission des relations du travail (CRT).

6 February 2017 |

Everyone at Sun Youth was shocked and deeply saddened to hear the news that long time volunteer and friend to the organization, Freda Kopyto, passed away on January 26th. Freda Kopyto was a dear friend and a real mother and grand-mother figure to all.

31 January 2017 |

Since its foundation, Sun Youth has been committed to the promotion of healthy lifestyles and school retention. Thus, to promote the physical, social and intellectual development of young people, Sun Youth offers children from 5 to 17 years old basketball, football and SLAP Hockey. In today’s environment with an infinite number of activities, good old fashioned exercise can offer an alternative for youth to channel their energy positively.

24 January 2017 |

The Longueuil Agglomeration Police Service (SPAL) are relaunching their investigation into the disappearance of Jian Ping Li and her son, Xiao Feng Lu. Therefore, a $20,000 reward is offered through Sun Youth Organization to anyone with information on their whereabouts.

18 January 2017 |

On October 2016, the Marcelle & Jean Coutu Foundation again affirmed its support for Sun Youth with an $86,000 contribution to finance the organization's Medication and Children's Help programs.

10 January 2017 |

The year 2017 began with an outpouring of generosity toward the volunteers of Sun Youth. Indeed, there are over 1,500 volunteers who lend a hand to Sun Youth’s staff in order to help people in need throughout the year and this time, it was their turn to be spoiled.

29 December 2016 |

A $10,000 reward is offered through Sun Youth Organization to anyone with information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the murder of Kelly Morrisseau.

29 December 2016 |

Sun Youth completed its annual distribution of Christmas Baskets, “wrapping up” its activities on December 24th. Through the distribution, some 4,000 families were assisted with close to 4,000 brand new toys gifted to children 12 and under.

22 December 2016 |

The 36th edition of Sun Youth’s Holiday Classic Basketball tournament took place from December 15th to December 18th. The amount of talent displayed throughout the 26 games was remarkable. Young players, aged between 16 and 21 years old, won the audience’s attention with their high game level worthy of the NBA.

An evening full of love and warmth!

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