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14 May 2018 |

Sun Youth would like to congratulate its cofounder Sid Stevens who was recently made Commander of the Ordre de Montréal for his dedication towards Montreal's youth.

25 April 2018 |

April 15th to 21st was the 2018 National Volunteer Week and Sun Youth would like to highlight the invaluable contribution of its own volunteers without whom the organization wouldn't be what it is today. Over the last 64 years these thousands of individuals shaped the organization into one of the best-known and well-respected organizations in Montreal.

24 April 2018 |

On April 14th, adults and kids joined forces to help children in need at the En Harmonie 4 Kids concert, organized by the Mountainside United Church in support or Sun Youth. For the seventh year in a row, several musical ensembles from across the city took part in the event.

19 April 2018 |

Sun Youth is launching a crowdfunding campaign centered on providing their young Hornets football players with the ability to experience a full offseason program of track, resistance training and academic preparation in the lead-up to the 2018 season. The set goal of the program is $2500 dollars, which will go towards facilities access, spring practice and better equipment and tools that will allow players to learn the discipline of year-round training as they apply lessons from football in the pursuit of higher education.

18 April 2018 |

For another year,the Ligue Fédérale des As (LFA), a leader in adult ice hockey in Quebec, invites you to its traditional season’s Grand Finale on May 4, 7:30 pm, at Arena Collège Notre-Dame. This event is an opportunity to attend high-level hockey game in a fun family atmosphere while contributing to Sun Youth’s Food Bank.

28 March 2018 |

The motivation that led to the creation of Sun Youth in 1954 was to allow disadvantaged youths residing in Montreal's St. Louis district (now Plateau Mont-Royal) to play sports. Today, almost all the young people who attend the organization play within one of the organization's sports teams or attend its day camp or basketball camp.

26 March 2018 |

For International Women's Day held on every March 8th, we are featuring a volunteer who has been playing a huge part in our football program for the last 9 years. Proud mother of two, Sophie Roy is one of the many volunteers who make the Sun Youth Hornets football program possible for nearly 150 youngsters every year.

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.

Sid Stevens Honoured

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