Greg Lesnick, a homeless Hope in Shadows participant and previous winner in the contest, reunited with his sister Julie at this year's contest because a nephew found him on the Hope in Shadows website. Photo: The Globe and Mail.
Valerie Fielding, winner of the 2008 Hope in Shadows Photography Contest, was presented with a copy of her photograph Big Brother Little Brother on October 9.
Photo Caption two: The Hope in Shadows calendar can be purchased from street vendors for $20. On November 29 and 30 Valerie Feilding will be at the Hope in Shadows table at the Granville Island Market from 1:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Vancouver, November 29 - Blues musician and actor Jim Byrnes says he has seen some of his toughest sights on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.