DHUC Outreach Service to the community takes the form of:
Overseas outreach focuses on bringing refugees from African countries to study and live in Canada.
- Support for St. Elizabeth House, a shelter for women and children,
- Ethiopia Night,
- The Apple Strudel Project making dessets for First United dinner
- Assistance to the Motivation, Power and Achievement in the form of deliveries of food to the MPA Resource Centre on 4th Avenue which feeds street people;
- Ongoing support for First United in the Downtown Eastside by gathering needed items, serving dinner once a month and through financial support.
- Collecing pop can tabs, the proceeds go to support Valley Therapeutic Equestrian Centre, which assists people with a variety of impairments
- Saving used stamps which are collected by the Eastern Star and then sold to purchase cancer dressings provided at no cost
- Sales of AROUND THE WORLD IN SANDALS and TIMBUKTU, WHERE ARE YOU?, two books written by members of our congregation, generate money for M&S. Find out more about Penny and Russel and their books here
Meetings are held the first Wednesday of every month all are welcome to attend.