Elgin Street Mission transforms food donations through tech

Sudbury’s Elgin Street Mission has turned to grocery delivery service Instacart to make it easier for people to donate the most in-demand food items. Now, would-be donors can send food to the mission without having to leave their homes. It functions the same as personal grocery deliveries, except that the recipient address is instead set […]

Elgin Street Mission getting ready to reopen dining room

After two years of offering take-out service to clients, the Elgin Street Mission is getting ready to reopen its dining room. When the pandemic started, the centre started serving meals through a takeout window. However, later this month, it will be welcoming clients back inside again. Director and chaplain at the Mission, Amanda Robichaud, said […]

Elgin Street Mission is reopening its dining room with a sweet announcement

After two years of offering take-out services to clients, the Elgin Street Mission is ready to reopen indoor dining services. With reopening their dining room, they’re partnering with the Lougheed Foundation, and nine Sudbury restaurants who are members of SHARE (Sudbury Hospitality Association of Restaurant Entrepreneurs) to launch their “Maple-Licious” event. From March 28 to […]

Food donations to The Elgin Street Mission now easier than ever before!

ELGIN STREET MISSION Pastor Amanda Robichaud is pleased to announce a new partnership with INSTACART.CA whereby caring citizens from Greater Sudbury and beyond are now able to donate food and arrange delivery of food donations to the ELGIN STREET MISSION with the “press of a button.” The ELGIN STREET MISSION has served the Greater Sudbury […]

Mission:31 2021

It’s year 3 for Mission 31! Help us raise $31,000 in December for the Elgin Street Mission. Day Group is matching your donations up to $31,000.00 Visit Your Independent Grocer and you can contribute at the checkouts.

Giving Tuesday – Nov 30

It takes $10 per day to feed our most vulnerable citizens in Downtown Greater Sudbury and this Giving Tuesday, community partners Greater Sudbury Cubs and SWAT Media Group Inc. are teaming up in support of the Elgin Street Mission‘s one goal, one meal, one mission meal sponsorship program. “On this Giving Tuesday please join us […]

SmartCell Communications, Elgin Street Mission and Sudbury Cubs team up to fight hunger

The ceremonial puck drop on Thursday, Oct. 14 signifies more than the start of another exciting Sudbury Cub’s home game. It announces a partnership between Sudbury Cubs, SmartCell Communications and The Elgin Street Mission that will help bring good food and support to those living with hunger in the Sudbury community. For every goal scored on […]

SmartCell, Cubs team up to support the Elgin Street Mission

The Greater Sudbury Cubs announced this week that for every goal a Cub player scores this season, SmartCell Communications will donate $10 to the Elgin Street Mission. At a press conference earlier this week, Carly Comtois of SmartCell said the $10 figure was chosen because it is also the cost of feeding a single person […]

Founder of Elgin Street Mission honoured for 32 years of dedication

While the founder of the Elgin Street Mission hopes one day its services will never be needed again, Gary Newbury hopes it will remain the passionate and caring place it has been over the past 32 years. Newbury was honoured this week for his commitment to helping feed those in need. “I feel so thankful, […]