Sharing With Out of the Cold at Blythwood Baptist Church

For 21 years Blythwood Road Baptist Church has welcomed homeless men and women into their church each Saturday evening from November to March, providing a safe place to stay overnight, two full meals and a social environment that is both accepting and compassionate. For the last two years, Manor Road members have been enthusiastically volunteering … Continued

Central Eglinton Community Centre Visit

Established in 1976, Central Eglinton Community Centre (www.centraleglinton.com) has made its home in the Manor Road neighbourhood since 1992 at 160 Eglinton Ave. East. On Sunday, May 22, CECC board members were on hand at our Sunday service to receive a gift from the Manor Road congregation: $5,000. We are proud to be able to … Continued

Season of Sharing continues: Mother’s Day giving for at-risk teen moms

A representative from Massey Centre was our special guest during worship on Sunday, May 8. On behalf of the congregation, Heather Fogarty presented a cheque for over $8,000, made possible from the proceeds of our property sale to the city of Toronto.  Read more about our redevelopment story here. The money Manor Road is donating … Continued

Concept of Sharing Starts Early at Manor Road

The Teresa Group on Merton Avenue got an extra special delivery! Along with a cheque from Manor Road for $8,333 from the proceeds of the sale of church land, young parishioners Grace, Lucas & Emma donated and raised money throughout Lent and decided to give it to Teresa Group.  They raised about $97!  They accompanied their mother and Manor Road’s … Continued

Toronto Urban Native Ministry Visit

On Sunday May 1, Rev. Evan Smith preached in our Sunday service and shared with us the work of the Toronto Urban Native Ministry (TUNM). Manor Road (currently in what we have named a  “Season of Sharing“) presented her with a cheque for TUMN for $5,000 from the proceeds of the sale of church property. We are … Continued