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Project Backpack and Directions Youth Center – long time partners

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Posted on Feb 04, 2022

Help Youth Canada is proud of our community partnerships. Listen to John Kehler, of Directions Youth Centre, talk about youth homelessness in Vancouver and how Project Backpack has made a real difference in their work and in the lives of homeless youth. Watch the video here.

Meet our first Bursary recipient, Sara

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Posted on Nov 15, 2021

Sara began it all for us at HELP. Referred to us by Directions Youth Center Vancouver, Sara was ready to take on her studies to become a Dental Receptionist. She kindly provided this video upon her graduation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2rQg_W8neA0

Cara Sinclair awarded BC Medal of Good Citizenship

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Posted on Nov 15, 2021

We are pleased to announce that Cara Sinclair, founder of Project Backpack and HELP Youth Canada, was awarded the BC Medal of Good Citizenship in June of 2021. The B.C. Medal of Good Citizenship celebrates British Columbians who have acted in a particularly generous, kind or selfless manner for the common good without expectation of…

Fall 2019 Newsletter

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Posted on Oct 29, 2021

H.E.L.P. Youth Update – By the numbers HELP/Project Backpack continues to grow thanks to the continued support from our generous supporters To date, we have assisted 21 at-risk youth fulfill their dreams of pursuing an education at the following schools: UBC, BCIT, Langara College, Vancouver Community College, Douglas College, Vancouver School of Bodywork & Massage,…