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  • The First Night 2017 University of Lethbridge

    Tonight we had the 5 Sleepers, 3 Guest sleepers, and the weather got down to -24. Here’s the Individual sleepers blog posts: Ashley Prefontaine: Day 1: It’s pretty crazy cold! I think if I can get through tonight, I can get through the rest of the week. Not having any technology with which to entertain […]

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  • The Last Night

    AmeetHello… it’s me, I’ve been blogging so sporadically that no one here knows me. To go over canvassing, is impossible for me to type here without me freezing, My hands are so numb and I brought pizza but no one wants these crumbs. That’s all I got for rhymes, so I’ll see you all next […]

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  • Day 4: Hockey and Fluffy got Back!

    Yesterday night, Georges Laraque came to encourage 5 Days for the Homeless cause. He slept with our sleepers on Wednesday night. Together, they collected a large amount of money, as the presence of that veteran of hockey raised great awareness to the campaign!Today, the temperature was great and Maestro, one of the volunteer’s dog, came […]

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  • Rad – Night 4

    Today I woke up at 6:30 and went to wreck beach with a few good peeps for some early morning yoga. This kickstarted my day as I went about campus talking to people.I didn`t have as many interactions today because I wasn`t at the site as much as yesterday. However, I did manage to guilt […]

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  • Conquer the World, One frosting at a time

    Today we’ve organized a bake sale for 5 Days for the Homeless. That activity raised a lot of awareness to the cause, and we we’re able to raise over 300$. Everything was homemade and people donated more than the asked price. It shows that when we unite, we can really have an impact, one sweet at […]

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  • 5D4H UofC NIGHT 1: Happy Birthday Julia!

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  • Night 1: Becoming Intangible

    Q: What has impacted you the most on this first night being out on the streets? Yesterday, there we’re 12 sleepers outside. Already, we can sense that this experience has had an impact on them. They’ve lived out on the street for only 12h and already, they’ve experienced the lack of recognition of the people passing […]

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  • The Start of a new Adventure!

    Today, Concordia University attended the Mcguill opening ceremony. They celebrated the start of a new adventure, all oriented toward the same goal: raising money for the homeless youth. After that, our sleepers will go to their camping site in front of Concordia’s Henry F-Hall Building. Make sure to pass by during the week, to take part […]

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  • Our Schedule!

    Check out the events that we have planned for the week! Swing by the front of the UC to say make a donation or just say Hi! We are also accepting non-perishable food items, clothing donations, and hygiene products!

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  • Fourth DAY!

    Last night, the weather was not in our favour. Snow started to blow into our home right into our faces as we were trying to get some sleep. So this morning, Kurt Flecher from 97.3 Country FM came over for an early morning wake up call to interview us LIVE on his radio station to […]

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