The Rhema Foundation Canada Blog

Increasing Food Literacy in Downsview Park: A Community Kitchen Project

Posted: November 12th, 2019 in Articles, Community Kitchen

Toronto’s Downsview-Roding neighbourhood has seen a lot of changes over the years. A former military base with sprawling green spaces and plenty of unused land, the area has become a hotspot for new development. Despite projections of growth and exciting new developments, the neighbourhood continues to struggle with some fundamental challenges. These challenges include limited access to healthy food options and insufficient nutrition-focused programming. And as The Rhema Foundation Canada has seen firsthand, it’s the long-time …

Giving Without Borders: The Rhema Foundation Heads to Israel in 2020

Posted: March 23rd, 2019 in Articles

While it may go by a different word in each country, the concept of “giving” is not contained by borders. With that spirit in mind, The Rhema Foundation Canada is proud to embark on a new international project in Israel. For the past 11 years, The Rhema Foundation Canada has been supporting the local and global community in the areas of Human Settlement, Health and Wellbeing, and Strengthening the Family Unit. It is the latter …

Putting Old Cars to New Use: Our Partnership with Donate a Car Canada

Posted: May 14th, 2018 in Articles

They say that when life gives you lemons, it’s time to make lemonade. Well, this spring The Rhema Foundation Canada has found a way to put those ‘lemons’ to better use by partnering with Donate a Car Canada — an organization that has raised 1.4 million in the past year alone for its 700-plus charitable partners. Through this new giving option, you will be able to get rid of your junkers, lemons, and any other old wreck of a car, …

Forever Young: The Rhema Foundation Canada’s Generation Fusion Project

Posted: March 11th, 2018 in Articles

No matter how old you are, food is something that instantly bonds and connects us as human beings. It is this very notion that is the driving force behind The Rhema Foundation Canada’s ongoing project, Generation Fusion. Generation Fusion Generation Fusion is a series of intergenerational meet-ups that aim to bring the young and old together through food. Specifically designed for active seniors and isolated youth, the program helps to connect two vulnerable populations. Not only …

New Contest: “#TechForGood” Explores How Technology is Changing the Way We Give Back

Posted: February 3rd, 2018 in Articles

Technology and Giving It is obvious to many that smart technology has changed many aspects of our everyday lives, but few have considered the relationship between technology and giving. Indeed, many non-profits are quickly beginning to realize that keeping pace with current technology is not only necessary, but also instrumental to achieving their goals.  The Rhema Foundation Canada is keenly aware of this shifting landscape and is always on the lookout for ways to leverage …