October 4, 2021

Hope Begins With A Meal

Here at The Mustard Seed, we like to say “hope begins with a meal.” And this year, it’s never been…

Programming, Thanksgiving, School Lunch Program, Meals, Dinner2Door

June 21, 2021

Indigenous Wellness Program Promotes Wellness and Healing through Culture

The Mustard Seed’s Indigenous Wellness Program was developed to ensure culturally appropriate supports are available to help the Indigenous population.

Community, Indigenous, Programming, Mental Health, Wellness, Well Being, Support, Indigenous Wellness Program, Healing

June 3, 2020

Introducing The Dinner2Door Program

The Mustard Seed has launched its Dinner2Door program which delivers hot meals to Edmontonians in need who are unable to…

Community, Programming, Edmonton

March 12, 2020

The Perspective of an Art Volunteer

“Whoever believes in him shall not perish” is what Bill painted at the bottom of his canvas. About 40 years…

Community, Programming

September 24, 2018

Horsing Around: The Mustard Seed’s Equine Therapy Program Gives Courage

A year ago, if you told Monika she would be saddling a horse on her own and riding trails, she…

Programming, Edmonton

August 17, 2018

Harvesting Hope One Vegetable at a Time

For the last six years, Lady Flower Gardens (LFG) has become a weekly respite for individuals experiencing homelessness and poverty…

Community, Programming, Edmonton, Wellness, Garden, Food Bank

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

October 3, 2017

A Little Help Can Go a Long Way

Emily came to The Mustard Seed to access support from our advocates. The advocates mentioned the other services offered…

Programming, Employment, Staff

November 1, 2016

Overcoming Employment Barriers in Old Strathcona

When you don’t have a permanent address, phone number or even basic identification finding an employer that is willing to…

Community, Programming, Edmonton, Employment, Neighbour Centre

July 22, 2016

Employment Team Works to Remove Barriers to Jobs

Some people assume that men and women experiencing poverty and homelessness are lazy and do not want to work. However,…

Programming, Homelessness, Poverty, Employment

June 17, 2016

Building Community in the Kitchen

Life is marked by relationships, and to Karen, one of our beloved volunteers who runs the Collaborative Kitchen at the…

Programming, Calgary, Volunteer, Housing, Residents, 1010 Centre