In response to the Great Commission, Compassion Canada exists as an advocate for the children to release them from their spiritual, economic, social, and physical poverty and enable them to become responsible and fulfilled Christian adults
Hope for the Sold www.hopeforthesold.com
A website to increase awareness of the reality of sex trafficking in Canada.
International Justice Mission is a human rights organization that secures justice for victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression. IJM works to fight modern day slavery through many channels, including lobbying for better legislation, equipping local law enforcement, working to arrest and prosecute traffickers and free the people they enslave.
Opportunity International www.opportunityinternational.ca
Opportunity International is a non-profit microfinance organization dedicated to helping the working poor in over 27 developing countries. Founded in 1971, Opportunity International provides small loans and other services that enable entrepreneurs to start or expand a business, develop a steady income and provide for their families. By giving the entrepreneurial poor a “working” chance, with dignified solutions, Opportunity helps uplift entire communities through job creation. Motivated by the call of Jesus to serve the poor, Opportunity International serves people of all faiths and no faiths. 85% of Opportunities 1.2 Million Loan clients are women.
StreetLight is a mobile drop in centre for young people who are at risk of or live on the streets of Calgary. Staff and volunteers work to provide a safe environment for young people while building relationships and mentoring them individually. StreetLight also functions as a connection to resources in the community. Through our street ministry we work with many young people who are currently involved in the sex trade. StreetLight is a division of Youth Unlimited Calgary
Transform Asia www.transformasia.us
Works to raise up a new generation to influence the culture in Cambodia
Work of Your Hand www.workofyourhand.com
Work of Your Hand International Development is a Christian faith-based organization that seeks to alleviate poverty in developing nations by working with the underprivileged and marginalized to help them regain, hope, dignity and self-worth, and a recognition that they are created in God’s image.