December

01

2022

Siloam Mission Announces Commitment to Truth and Reconciliation

Siloam Mission Announces Commitment to Truth and Reconciliation   Commitment made as part of organization’s first Annual Report to the Community event   Siloam Mission has announced a new commitment to Truth and Reconciliation, developed in participation with Indigenous partners and community leaders. The commitment announced today includes specific responses to numerous calls to action […]

December

01

2022

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June

15

2022

June 2022: Joint Statement on Proposed Dismantling of Winnipeg Bus Shelters by City Council

Joint Statement on Proposed Dismantling of Winnipeg Bus Shelters by City Council Siloam Mission does not support the motion by councilor Shawn Nason and the IRPW committee to remove infrastructure from bus stops on Regent Avenue, or anywhere else.  Dismantling bus shelters is a punitive action and does not address the lack of adequate housing and […]

June

15

2022

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February

28

2022

Siloam Mission Announces New Indigenous Relations Director

Siloam Mission Announces New Indigenous Relations Director Newly-created position to help better engage with Indigenous community Winnipeg, MB (February 28, 2022) – Siloam Mission is announcing a new Indigenous Relations Director, as part of its commitment to improving Indigenous relations following community consultations last year. The newly-created role is being filled by Christine Vanagas, who […]

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February

28

2022

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October

28

2021

Siloam Mission Announces New CEO, Improved Indigenous Relations

Siloam Mission Announces New CEO, Improved Indigenous Relations   Consultations with Indigenous community leads to new commitments   Winnipeg, MB (October 28, 2021) – Siloam Mission is announcing a new CEO, along with new commitments to improve Indigenous relations following community consultations this year. The new CEO, Tessa Blaikie Whitecloud, will begin work with the […]

October

28

2021

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June

28

2021

Arlene Wilson Recovery Centre Opens at Siloam Mission

Arlene Wilson Recovery Centre Opens at Siloam Mission Facility for those exiting addictions treatment will welcome first guests July 5 Winnipeg, MB (June 28, 2021) – A new facility for those exiting addictions treatment programs is opening next week at Siloam Mission. The Arlene Wilson Recovery Centre is a 20-unit housing facility for those recovering from […]

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June

28

2021

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June

10

2021

Siloam Mission to Host Third-Annual Siloam Sleepout This Fall

Siloam Mission to Host Third-Annual Siloam Sleepout This Fall In-person event aims to deepen understanding of homelessness and raise $40,000 Winnipeg, MB (June 10, 2021) – This fall, Siloam Mission is bringing back one if its largest annual events for an in-person experience. On September 23, the agency will host the 3rd annual Siloam Sleepout […]

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June

10

2021

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February

11

2021

Siloam Mission Commits To Creating Comprehensive Indigenous Relations Strategy

SILOAM MISSION COMMITS TO CREATING COMPREHENSIVE INDIGENOUS RELATIONS STRATEGY Reconciliation at Heart of Actionable Plan to be Developed by Laborero Consulting Winnipeg, MB (February 11, 2021) — Following wise counsel from Knowledge Keepers, Indigenous community leaders, staff and church leaders, Siloam Mission today announced plans to develop and launch a comprehensive Indigenous Relations Strategy, led by […]

February

11

2021

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January

08

2021

Media Statement

On behalf of the board of directors of Siloam Mission, this is to acknowledge the concerns that have been expressed by Indigenous led not for profit organizations and others regarding the best way to provide spiritual care and cultural services. “One thing we all share,” said CEO Jim Bell, “is a commitment to, and compassion […]

January

08

2021

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August

12

2020

Siloam Mission Celebrates Grand Opening of New Buhler Centre

Siloam Mission has opened a new facility offering expanded and integrated services, including an expanded shelter with a separate women’s area, for those experiencing homelessness. The new Buhler Centre adds 54,000 square feet of space, which also includes an expanded health centre and more space for mental health, employment readiness and spiritual care supports. The […]

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August

12

2020

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May

28

2020

Siloam Mission Completes “Make Room” Capital Campaign

Siloam Mission Completes “Make Room” Capital Campaign Private donors, foundations, corporations and all three levels of government achieve $19M goal Winnipeg, MB (May 28, 2020) – Siloam Mission has reached its goal to fund the new Buhler Centre, a 54,000-square-foot expansion that will add new shelter beds and programming space to serve those experiencing homelessness […]

May

28

2020

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