Sending an SOS to save an SOS: Thunder Bay street outreach program looks for funding

Street Outreach Services Program
Bonnie Moore (left), executive director of the Thunder Bay Community Foundation, looks on as David Paul Achneepineskum, CEO of Matawa First Nations Management, presents a cheque for $10,000 to Gary Mack (right), the executive director of Shelter House, which operates the Street Outreach Services (SOS) program.

Following a $10,000 donation of its own, Matawa First Nations Management is challenging businesses, other Indigneous agencies and the entire Thunder Bay community to join them in supporting the Street Outreach Services program, run by the northwestern Ontario city’s Shelter House.