Meet Mary

Meet Mary. Mary found herself on the slippery slope of the housing crisis after health problems caused her to leave her job and very quickly run out of resources. After selling her car, pawning her jewellery and spending her savings on rent, she was out of options. She and her…

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Meet Bert

Meet Bert. Adding a breath of fresh air to the environment and the philosophy of the menu, Bert is the new face for the incredibly important meal service we offer at First United. Bert has developed a great symbiotic relationship with our neighboring grocers and as such as been able…

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Thank you Hockey Helps the Homeless

One of the most beautiful things about the Downtown is the strength and generosity of the friendships you find here. At First United, we are proud of the good, long-term relationships we help forge and foster. One of  our most enduring and fruitful friendships is with Hockey Helps the Homeless.…

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Saying Farewell to Reverend Sally

After feeling it’s time for a new season to spend time in prayer, spend time with family and write, Sally has decided to leave her ministry at First United at the end of May. If you have ever met Rev. Sally McShane, the Community Minister at First United, you know…

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