Anyone can participate in the public vote on Commercial Drive on July 14 and at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival, July 16-18. This photo was taken at the Downtown Eastside community vote in late June.
Andres Fadul with one of the subjects of the winning shot on the cover of the 2009 calendar, Robert Bonner, who recently visited the Hope in Shadows office. Andres' internship for Hope in Shadows involved many activities, including helping with the training sessions for people who want to sell calendars between early October and early December. Robert says he's getting used to people recognizing him on the street - including a couple of calendar sellers who get him to sign their calendars before hitting the streets to sell them
Vancouver, December 10 - Hope in Shadows ESL intern Andres Fadul writes about his experience assisting with the sales training program.