Running For Mercy

Today I would like to share the brave story of Kali Burrows, recent graduate of Mercy Canada, a non-profit Christian organization dedicated to helping young women break free from life-controlling issues, including eating disorders, self harm, drug and alcohol addictions, unplanned pregnancy, depression, sexual abuse, and trafficking.

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Hope For #endtheclawback

Maybe I am naive, I have certainly been called that before, but after today’s meeting with all the advocates, poverty coalitions, alliances and councils at today’s First Call BC meeting with Minister Don McRae, Assistant Deputy Minister Molly Harrington and Representatives from The Family Maintenance Enforcement Program (FMEP), I am feeling, dare I say it, hopeful for change.

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Single Mothers’ Rights

I’ve been looking forward to today for a very long time. Its been two years since my government assistance cheque, was clawed back dollar for dollar from the one lump sum child support payment I ever received while on social assistance.

Why, might you ask was it the last one?

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The Gift of Hope ~ Oprah

This is the story of a little Negro girl
who grew up to be a queen.

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