Mount Pleasant Newsletters

Mount Pleasant Newsletters

Community News Sharing community-building opportunities in Mount Pleasant, the second week of each month. Programs at our House Sharing programs at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, the last week of each month. Subscribe to our mailing list* indicates requiredEmail...
Mount Pleasant’s Matt Giammarino wins 2019 Good Neighbour Award

Mount Pleasant’s Matt Giammarino wins 2019 Good Neighbour Award

We are happy to announce Matt Giammarino has been honoured with a Good Neighbour Award by Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House and the Association of Neighbourhood Houses of British Columbia! Matt received the award at the ANHBC’s annual Good Neighbours Awards in...
Volunteers learn how to teach Canadian Immigrants English

Volunteers learn how to teach Canadian Immigrants English

by Ashley Burr | Breakfast Television “In just 10 hours 18 volunteers will learn how to teach English to women who have recently immigrated to Canada. The Vancouver-based Family Literacy Outreach program has volunteers go to newcomers’ homes for one-on-one...

Sock it to literacy!

Keep your Keep your feet cozy, and give your heart the warm fuzzies by helping people at our House reach their full potential with literacy skills. With thanks to Decoda Literacy and Blue Sky Clothing! Stock up on Socks!
Tiny Mount Pleasant park was a labour of love

Tiny Mount Pleasant park was a labour of love

Esther Paysan (left), Winnie Lee and Kathy Au take advantage of a recent sunny afternoon and break out the checker board at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House’s new parklet. Photo by Dan Toulgoet by Jessica Kerr, Vancouver Courier New parklet at Mount Pleasant...