https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-04khKpD2ws&feature=youtu.be Richard and Sylvia began leading a small group (Life Transformation Group) at the Richmond Hill Christian Community Church three years ago. Together with the group members, they hoped to put biblical teachings into action by serving the community on a long-term basis. But it was not easy to find such opportunities. They heard about the need for volunteer cooks at 105 Gibson Centre Youth Services’...

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Tiffany was frustrated and unhappy when she and her family immigrated to Toronto five years ago from China. She found it very difficult to adjust to the new lifestyle, culture and language. She had trouble keeping up at school and could not make new friends. Distressed, she even wanted to return to China. But she had to struggle on amidst all these unpleasant experiences. One day...

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Konichiwa! Bonjour! Harrison, an exuberant 18-year old, playfully greets others at 105 Gibson Centre. He is active and sporty, with basketball, soccer, badminton, volleyball and pingpong on his schedule. But his real love is acting, photography and videography – two years ago he had even produced a video for A Meal Together where he felt he matured much during his time there. He was invited to...

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By Tina My initial motivation to volunteer at A Meal Together was a simple heart to help others. As time went by, I actually found myself becoming a beneficiary and have gained much more than I have given. I am an introvert and building relationships is not my strength. Yet my heart yearns to connect deeper with the youth as I learn more about them. Many of...

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