The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada
The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada is the national association of evangelical Christians, gathered together for influence, impact and identity in ministry and public witness. Since 1964 the EFC has provided a national forum for Evangelicals and a constructive voice for biblical principles in life and society. In addition to 39 evangelical denominations, the EFC affiliates include ministry organizations, educational institutions and individual congregations, who uphold a common statement of faith. The EFC is an active participant in the World Evangelical Alliance.
TAKE ACTION WITH THE EVANGELICAL FELLOWSHIP OF CANADA (EFC)
Join the Love Movement/EFC letter writing campaign to help fight against human trafficking and sexual exploitation of women, men and children. Together we can make a difference! Letters to MP’s count and can help to enforce tougher and more effective laws in protecting the victims and going after the buyers and traffickers.
- Click here to learn more about human trafficking on EFC’s website.
- Using the postal code of your church or institution, Find the name and mailing address of your local MP.
- To make your voice heard and to TAKE ACTION in the fight against human trafficking, download this letter template and send this letter to the MP that represents the area for your church or institution.
- By mail, or in person, send signed letters from your group to your local MP. The letters should be sent from individuals who live in the same constituency/area as your church or school. Letters can also be sent by individuals, using the postal code from your home to find your MP.
The Salvation Army
The Salvation Army is an international Christian organization that began its work in Canada in 1882 and has grown to become the largest non-governmental direct provider of social services in the country. The Salvation Army gives hope and support to vulnerable people today and everyday in 400 communities across Canada and 118 countries around the world. The Salvation Army offers practical assistance for children and families, often tending to the basic necessities of life, providing shelter for homeless people and rehabilitation for people who have lost control of their lives to an addiction. When you give to The Salvation Army, you are investing in the future of marginalized and overlooked people in your community.
TAKE ACTION WITH THE SALVATION ARMY
Contact the nearest Salvation Army Shelter or Thrift Store to and see how your group can volunteer with them.
- To find the nearest Thrift Store to you visit: http://thriftstore.ca/
- To find a Shelter, visit this link: http://www.salvationarmy.ca/locator/ and choose “Social Service Programs” in the —Select Location Type— pulldown menu.
- Start an iKettle fundraiser during the Christmas season.
- Find other volunteer opportunities with The Salvation Army. http://www.salvationarmy.ca/volunteer/