Categorized Families & Children

Celebrating Selfless Service: Volunteer Appreciation BBQ 2017

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give,” Winston Churchill once said. The latter part accurately describes the dedication and care that SOURCES Volunteers put into their service.

To honour the contributions of our volunteers, SOURCES held its annual Volunteer Appreciation Barbeque at Campbell Valley Regional Park on August 17, 2017. With roughly 100 Volunteers and Volunteer Supporters in attendance, the event celebrated charity, selflessness and service. Read More…

When Life Gives You Lemons

The Young Entrepreneur (YE) Learning Labs’ lemonade is the perfect way to quench your thirst and support SOURCES this summer. On July 14th, 2017, YE Learning Labs hosted their Lemonade Stand Challenge in front of South Surrey Recreation & Arts Centre. In small teams, the kids entered a fun and friendly competition to see which group could demonstrate the finest entrepreneurship skills. On top of excellent customer service, all proceeds went towards SOURCES’ programming. And guess what? They raised over 300 DOLLARS. Bravo, Young Entrepreneurs!

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Sources Legal Program awarded Soroptimist White Rock grant

Sources’ Legal Information and Advocacy Program received a grant from Soroptimist International of White Rock (SIWR) at their awards night on May 10, 2016. A cheque was presented by SIWR president Cindi Lococo to Ram Sidhu, program manager of Sources Legal Resource Centre.

“We strive to support women in their quest to get justice from the legal system, and we are very proud of the work being done by the Legal Aid program at SOURCES,” said SIWR treasurer Liz Aubert.

“Soroptimist of White Rock has been providing continued support to Sources Legal Information and Advocacy program for many years,” said Ram. “The legal program works with women who are fleeing domestic violence and need assistance navigating the family justice system. We provide supports to women who are in the process of obtaining protection order and parenting and guardianship orders.”

To learn more about Sources Legal Resource Centre, click here.

Soroptimist International of White Rock is a women’s service club whose mission is to improve the lives of women and girls in our own community and around the world. Visit their website here.

Sources has been a member of Soroptimist International of White Rock for 14 years and supports the many initiatives the organization is involved in locally and internationally.
Thank you,
Soroptimist International of White Rock,
for your generous support!

Season of Trees 2014

‘Tis the season of giving! On December 10, 2014, Sources held its annual holiday fundraiser Season of Trees at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel in Surrey. All 17 beautifully decorated trees were auctioned to a generous audience, raising close to $10,000 for Sources’ early childhood education programs. Read More…