August 31, 2022

7 Ways to Help People Experiencing Homelessness Beat the Summer Heatwave

For those experiencing homelessness, the summer heat can be just as dangerous as the cold weather in the winter when…

Community, Shelter, Summer, Heat, Tips

July 9, 2021

The Mustard Seed Celebrates 5 Years of Growing Hope in Red Deer

On July 5th The Mustard Seed Red Deer celebrated their 5-year anniversary!

Community, Red Deer, Thank You, Anniversary, Summer

August 20, 2019

You Helped Transform a Child’s Life

Thanks to our wonderful and generous donors, together we helped transform the lives for kids from low-income families, who otherwise…

Camp, Kids, Summer

August 28, 2018

They Came, They Saw, and They Will Never Forget

As summer comes to an end, and the last group of kids get ready to come back home from Camp…

Camp, Kids, Summer

July 24, 2018

Poverty Doesn’t Take A Summer Vacation

Summertime can often trigger the need for vacations, beach life, or general outdoor activities but for many of our guests…

Homeless, Summer, Poverty, All Cities, Heat, Weather

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

April 24, 2018

Changing Lives, One Child at a Time

This summer, The Mustard Seed Neighbour Centre is collaborating with Camp Caroline to offer 25 youth the opportunity to go…

Camp, Kids, Summer, Youth

August 2, 2016

The Mustard Seed Community Gardens Grows Hope for Those in Need

“Thanks to the nourishing rains, the plants are growing at the three gardens that The Mustard Seed community manages. I…

Community, Practicum, Edmonton, Student, Summer, Garden

May 6, 2016

Growing Hope in our Gardens

In the summer, we see hope blooming in our residents’ rooftop gardens at our downtown buildings where we offer permanent…

Summer, Garden, Hope