February 9, 2022

Walking Together: The Good Samaritan Society Is Doing Their Part for CNOY

“We are truly better together.” This sentiment has never been truer as The Mustard Seed, and the rest of the…

Edmonton, Events, Coldest Night of the Year

November 30, 2021

How to Host a DIY Fundraiser with Great Ideas for You!

The Mustard Seed has a new website that outlines how to run your own DIY fundraiser on our behalf. Are…

Community, Events, Give Back, Fundraiser, All Cities, DIY Fundraiser

November 26, 2021

Giving Tuesday at The Mustard Seed: Coming Together to Give Back and Change Lives

On November 30th, be a part of this global day of giving and help us reach our goal of $100,000.…

Community, Donation, Events, Give Back, All Cities, Giving Tuesday

September 21, 2021

Calling All Gamers: Join Us For Hope 2 Game!

Gamers, are you ready? On September 25th and 26th, The Mustard Seed is hosting our very first esports tournament and…

Community, Events, Fundraiser, All Cities, esports

March 15, 2021

Take a Bite Out of YKA Pizza Week

A delicious fundraiser has been created in support of The Mustard Seed Kamloops! The newly established Pizza Now is the…

Community, Events, Kamloops, Fundraiser

February 26, 2021

Coming Together While Apart – CNOY 2021

On February 20th (and throughout the month), more than 24,000 Canadians walked in the Coldest Night of the Year –…

Community, Events, Thank You, Fundraiser, Cold, Winter, CNOY, All Cities

February 11, 2021

CNOY 2021 Has Gone Virtual!

Brave the cold with us this February for The Coldest Night of the Year - a COVID-19-safe, virtual walk-a-thon fundraiser…

Community, Events, Fundraiser, Winter, CNOY, All Cities

October 8, 2020

Harvesting Hope To Help Medicine Hat’s Most Vulnerable Community

The Mustard Seed hosted its first Harvest Takeaway event in Medicine Hat that gave donors the opportunity to purchase a…

Community, Events, Medicine Hat, Local, Farmers Market

October 1, 2020

Christian Care Centre Hosts Backyard BBQ Thrift Sale

On September 12, The Mustard Seed’s Christian Care Centre hosted the Backyard BBQ Thrift Sale with proceeds going towards supporting…

Edmonton, Events, BBQ, Christian Care Centre, Thrift

September 21, 2020

The Mustard Seed's Camp at Home for Hope Weekend!

Individuals and families across Alberta and Kamloops, celebrated a weekend of fun and relaxation in their backyards and living rooms!

Events, Camp

September 2, 2020

The Mustard Seed’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

On Tuesday, August 25, The Mustard Seed’s 18th Annual Charity Golf Tournament presented by the Cord Group raised $76,000.00!

Edmonton, Events, Golf

August 24, 2020

Celebrating The Amazing Car Race in Red Deer

On August 22, The Mustard Seed in Red Deer hosted their first ever Amazing Car Race starting at the Westerner…

Events, Red Deer, Car Race

May 14, 2020

The Women’s Fun Run goes Virtual to Support The Mustard Seed

The 9th Annual PCN Women’s Fun Run went virtual as 1500 participants in Red Deer biked, walked or ran while…

Events, Red Deer

March 8, 2019

Helping Clients Spring Into Their Interviews

As we approach the first day of spring (though it’s tough to tell at times) our employment team here at…

Events, Calgary, Employment

February 28, 2019

The Mustard Seed Walks for the Coldest Night of the Year

On February 23, families and friends bundled up for the Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) fundraiser in over 133…

Events, CNOY

July 18, 2018

How Did Your Stampede Go?!

At The Mustard Seed, we kicked off the festivities with our annual Stampede BBQ last Friday after the parade, where…

Community, Events, BBQ, Calgary, Summer, Stampede

July 11, 2018

Behind the Scenes of an Employment Program Event

The employment program at The Mustard Seed is known for its INNOVATION and COLLABORATION. Our goal is to get our…

Community, Programming, Events, Employment

February 27, 2018

Art Night with Hailey: Marlborough Park Neighbour Centre

Meet Hailey, a skilled 9-year old with a sharp eye for painting works of art in minutes! On Thursday night,…

Community, Events, Calgary, Art, Family, Neighbour Centre

February 7, 2018

Big Night Out for 1010 Centre Residents

This past giving season, the newly annual Resident’s Night Out event proved once again to not only fill and feed…

Community, Gift, Events, Calgary, 1010 Centre

August 10, 2017

Hate to Hope

Chevi Rabbit stands in front of the underwear bin at The Mustard Seed and stops. The shelves are empty. You…

Community, Edmonton, Events, Donate, Hope

June 22, 2017

The Mustard Seed’s 15th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

It was a gorgeous, sunny day with blue skies on the Highlands Golf Club in Edmonton. Kim and her 19-year-old…

Edmonton, Events, Volunteer, Fundraiser

May 23, 2017

Hockey Helps the Homeless

Hockey Helps the Homeless is a national organization based out of Toronto. It has raised 10 million dollars to combat…

Community, Edmonton, Events, Fundraiser

May 4, 2017

The Mustard Seed Celebrates its Volunteers

On April 20th, we celebrated our volunteers and their dedication to help those in need. For over three decades, volunteers…

Events, Thank You, Volunteer, National Volunteer Week

April 27, 2017

Join Red Deer’s PCN Women’s Fun Run on Saturday, May 12

Lace up those sneakers! The annual Red Deer Primary Care Network (PCN) Women’s Fun Run is set to go on…

Community, Events, Red Deer, Fundraiser, Fun Run, Primary Care Network

March 1, 2017

Coldest Night of the Year Exceeds its Fundraising Goal

On February 25, more than 18,000 Canadians were part of the Coldest Night of the Year. The winter walk takes…

Events, Fundraiser, Winter, CNOY

February 1, 2017

CMDA Announces The Mustard Seed as Charitable Recipient for 2017 Gala

The Mustard Seed has been selected by the Calgary Motor Dealer Association as one of the charitable recipients for the…

Community, Donation, Events, Thank You

December 23, 2016

Adam’s Gift

Two years ago around Christmastime, Luke Barton and his friend Adam Powell decided to do something incredibly special and kind…

Community, Donation, Gift, Events, Calgary, Christmas, Family, 1010 Centre

July 28, 2016

Shaw Employees Grow Hope at the 1010 Centre

At The Mustard Seed, we get to experience firsthand the dedication of organizations in our community to making Alberta a…

Events, Calgary, Volunteer

July 28, 2016

Makeover Day Brings Joy to 1010 Centre Women

I am very thrilled to share with you about an event that I had the opportunity to take part in…

Events, Calgary, Residents, 1010 Centre

July 20, 2016

The Mustard Seed is Seeking Graffiti Run Participants Willing to go the Extra Mile!

Looking for a way to make each step count at the Edmonton Graffiti Run this year?

Edmonton, Events

May 26, 2016

World-Renowned Artist Fights Poverty with a Paintbrush

For art lovers everywhere, the chance to paint with world famous artist Lewis Lavoie is an opportunity many would never…

Edmonton, Events, Art, Poverty

May 20, 2016

Tee-Off Against Golf Pro Christina Lecuyer for Charity

For the third year in a row, Edmonton golfers will get to show off their best golf swing against professional…

Edmonton, Events, Golf

April 2, 2016

Job Fair Gives Hope to the Unemployed

On March 21, with the hard work of our employment team, our job fair provided opportunities for people to network…

Events, Calgary, Employment

February 4, 2016

The Coldest Night of the Year

Kelvin says when he was homeless, it was cold and frightening. Now that he has a home, he wants to…

Events, Calgary, Fundraiser, Cold, Winter, CNOY

January 26, 2016

Employment Team Hosts Job Fair for the Homeless

Sustainable employment is one of the key steps in getting people out of a cycle of homelessness and poverty.

Events, Homeless, Employment

January 6, 2016

Charity Event Makes the Cut

As the temperature began to drop in Edmonton, Chad and his team at Concrete Blonde Hair Body Salon wanted to…

Donation, Edmonton, Events, Give Back, In-Kind Donation

December 29, 2015

Employment Program Celebrates its Clients

On December 18, The Mustard Seed hosted a Christmas dinner for clients in the Employment Program. The main floor of…

Events, Calgary, Christmas, Employment