Devinder

At the age of five, Devinder moved from India with his family in the search of a better life. After graduating high school, Devinder went to Douglas College, played the men’s soccer team and by 19, captained the team. But he had also started experimenting with drugs, and by the time his mother was diagnosed… Continue reading

Stacey

At the age of 16, Stacey was kicked out of her home and was left with nowhere to go. Not knowing where to ask for help, she spent a whole month sleeping by a hydro tower and begging for food, until she finally moved in with a friend. The escape from her abusive household was… Continue reading

Heroes of the Homeless Celebrated and $130,000 in grants awarded in Surrey

SURREY (October 19, 2015) Organizations and individuals working to support Surrey’s homeless received a boost on October 15th when grants totaling $130,000 were presented to seven projects at the Surrey Homelessness and Housing Society’s 7th Annual Awards and Grants Presentation Ceremony. The full-capacity crowd also celebrated the 2015 winners of the Heroes of the Homelessness… Continue reading