04 Jan A New Year- Carry On

At an M2 summer BBQ, I heard a 92 year old volunteer, Sybil, telling us that the motto she had posted on her fridge was:  “Don’t quit until the hearse pulls up at your door”. Sybil began as an M2 volunteer along with her husband...

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21 Dec Celebrating Christmas- Inside & Out

Celebrating Christmas – Inside and Out (sung to the tune of Winter Wonderland) Cell phones ring, are you listen’in In the fog, headlights glisten A windy night, we’ll be happy tonight Once we get inside the institution Gone for good is Rosemary Released today at warrant expiry She misses the fun, the party’s...

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02 Nov “Shared Experiences” by Linnea

Linnea Groom is a Volunteer Coordinator at Alouette Correctional Centre for Women.  Let me introduce you to my friend Kate*.  Friendship, by my definition, is made up of shared experiences, shared interests, and mutual care and respect for one another.  By that definition you might be surprised...

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28 Oct Photos from our Fall Banquet

On October 24, M2/W2 held its annual fundraising banquet. This year the event was called "Stories of IMPACT" and featured volunteers and donors telling their stories of how M2/W2 has played a role in their lives. Over 200 people attended the event to help raise...

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