Start Me Up Niagara has been helping people who are eligible for ODSP employment supports to find employment or start their own business since 1999.
By Susan Venditti I have always loved Christmas. As a child I remember being told about baby Jesus who was born in a stable in Bethlehem. Mary Joseph, shepherds, 3 kings and the bright Christmas star. I recall many school Christmas concerts where I sang Away in a Manger from the choir while always wishing […]
Start Me Up Niagara’s garden crew will be at Niagara Seedy Saturday this Saturday, Feb 8th from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm at St. Giles Presbyterian Church, 205 Linwell Road, St. Catharines. Activities for all ages, especially children. Proceeds to Start Me Up Niagara.
Start Me Up Niagara’s 2 acre Green Garden, located at Vineland Research & Innovation Centre has been growing fresh nutritious food for SMUN’s Healthy Kitchen since 2010.
Susan Venditti, executive director of Start Me Up Niagara and John Storm of Bullet News discuss how we respond to the challenges of poverty and homelessness.