2013 Challenges

Crossroads United Church

On January 20th, 2013, approximately 80 members of several local congregations met at Crossroads United Church for a two-hour Poverty Challenge. This event was the first time that we ran the mini version of the toolkit and it was a huge success. You can download a copy of the agenda to run your own mini Poverty Challenge.

Brock University

On April 5th, students from Brock University participated in a Poverty Challenge. This event was a huge success and inspired many productive discussions about moving forward with this project and implementing it in the St. Catherines community.

Queen’s University

On April 16th, students from the Faculty of Education at Queen’s University participated in a Poverty Challenge. This event was also a huge success. To see photos, click our drop down menu!

The CORE, Belleville

A Poverty Challenge for students in the Algonquin Lakeshore District Catholic School Board and Hastings School Board in Belleville, Ontario took place on Tuesday, May 14, from 8:30 to 3:30, at the CORE, 223 Pinnacle Street in Belleville.

Queen’s University

On November 27, 750 students from the Faculty of Education at Queen’s University participated in a Poverty Challenge. This event was our largest Challenge to date. To see photos, click our drop down menu!