TO HAVE THE GREATEST IMPACT,
WE WORK WHERE THERE IS THE GREATEST NEED.

We call Point St-Charles our home, working in the Southwest and beyond to support vulnerable Montrealers.

29%

CHILDREN REPRESENT ALMOST A THIRD OF THE PEOPLE WE SERVE AT OUR FOOD BANK.

51%

HALF OF THE YOUTH IN POINT SAINT-CHARLES DO NOT FINISH HIGH SCHOOL. THAT'S DOUBLE THE MONTREAL AVERAGE.

37%

MORE THAN 1/3 OF THE PEOPLE IN POINT SAINT-CHARLES LIVE BELOW THE POVERTY LINE.

2,500

Every week, we provide 2,500 school children with healthy food, helping them to focus on learning rather than hunger.

91%

91% of our bursary students have graduated from high school, twice the neighbourhood average.

22,000

600 people volunteered 22,000 hours with us last year, gaining important work experience while supporting their community.

SHARE THE WARMTH IS ABOUT MORE THAN CHARITY.
IT’S ABOUT OPPORTUNITY.

OUR VISION IS OF A VIBRANT COMMUNITY WHERE ALL MEMBERS
REACH THEIR FULL POTENTIAL AND ACHIEVE THEIR DREAMS.

Latest News

Saving the Grace Church

The former Grace Church, which became home to Share the Warmth in 2004, has been transformed into a dynamic community organization.

Major renovations are underway to ensure this community hub continues to serve the needs of the community while conserving the structural and cultural integrity of the building.

Find out more about the building’s transformation by reading the study (French text only) and learn about the historical and architectural context, its heritage value, and its ongoing transformation. Thank you for contributing to this important community effort!

School Food Program

Share the Warmth prepares and delivers healthy, nutritious meals and snacks to 20 Montreal schools every single week during the school year. These meals help feed children who come to school hungry or with insufficient food. Find out more about this unique program: School Food Model 2016.

Tutoring & Bursaries

After a successful pilot year, the tutoring and bursary program for grade 5 and 6 students welcomed twice as many participants in the 2016-17 school year. Registration for the next school year will take place in the fall. Read the Evaluation here.

Join the team

Make a difference in the community. Share the Warmth is committed to fighting the root causes of poverty and hunger.

THANK YOU TO OUR WONDERFUL SUPPORTERS