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CRC Community Enterprises Program Launched

On a Wednesday afternoon on November 20, 2013, CRC’s newest initiative the CRC Community Enterprises Program was officially launched. Greig Clark, former CRC Board Chair, and now the lead volunteer heading up the program welcomed the large group that showed up. He explained that, “The Community Enterprises Program (CEP) is a program of the CRC […]

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Inspired Souls Hit the Big Screen and Win Award!

CRC’s house band, Inspired Souls, is the subject of a short documentary, directed by Richard Fung, entitled “The Inspired Souls”. At the 2013 Regent Park Film Festival, this film was the winner of the People’s Choice Award. Click here to view the documentary. Click here to read a previous article on Inspired Souls. You can […]

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CRC Clothing Program Celebrates One Year Anniversary!

CRC’s Clothing Program re-opened its doors on October 30, 2012. In just one year it has had a significant impact! There has been 1427 appointments and the program has given away: 455 coats, jackets and vests, 292 pairs of shoes, 794 pairs of pants, 404 pairs of underwear, 325 pairs of socks, 139 sets of […]

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CRC in the UCC News

CRC has been in the news recently in two United Church of Canada publications. CRC’s New Director & Future Plans Executive Director Louise Moody was featured in Insight Magazine (September/October 2013), where she shared about herself and CRC’s upcoming plans and intitiatives. To read the article, click here.   Hungry for Change CRC was highlighted […]

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A Halloween Treat at CRC

CRC invited the community for an afternoon of Halloween fun and games on October 30th. In preparation for the afternoon’s festivities our Drop-In Art Program had been busy in the weeks before, creating costumes, masks, and other designs which they used to decorate our programming space. Several participants, volunteers, and members of staff dressed up […]

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Turkey, Taters, and Togetherness: Thanksgiving Dinner 2013

On October 10, CRC celebrated community with its annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner, generously sponsored by Rosedale United Church. The ambience was warm and welcoming, with the space decorated in a thanksgiving theme with art work created by participants in CRC’s Art Drop-In. The evening opened with words of welcome from CRC and grace by Rev. […]

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Harvest Party Brings Together Regent Park Community Gardeners

On the beautiful, sunny evening of September 26th, CRC hosted a party for community gardeners to celebrate the harvest season and its abundance of fresh fruits and veggies. Food was the major focus of the event. Gardeners shared their favourite foods with others including spicy samosas, three bean salad, chick pea curries, tuna sandwiches, spring […]

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Community Meal Program Goes Outside

On July 24 and again on August 21, the CRC Community Meal Program went outside on the front lawn of 40 Oaks to serve lunch. This was done to promote community building through a noon hour barbeque and to take advantage of the warm weather. Over 300 people were served at each event. “These barbeques […]

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Growing healthy food in Regent Park

As part of its Community Gardening Program, CRC provides opportunities for families to grow and harvest fresh vegetables through the coordination of 3 allotment gardens in Regent Park. On August 13, a lovely Tuesday afternoon, Ashrafi Ahmed, CRC’s Community Gardens Facilitator, led a tour of the allotment gardens. At each site, the tour was met […]

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Canadian Tire donates bicycles to Regent Park Youth

Eight lucky kids will soon be the proud owners of new bikes. On July 29, CRC’s Chuck Grimbleby and Bruce Voogd drove up to the Canadian Tire Head Offices at Yonge and Eglington to receive a donation of children’s bicycles to disperse to youth in the Regent Park Community. “Canadian Tire believes in the power […]

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