- Hope and Shadows is on to its ninth annual photo contest and calendar, starting in October 2003.
- 200- plus people entered the 2011 photo contest.
Over the next few months you might see Hope in Shadows vendors sporting new rain-proof bags, warm toques and large blue umbrellas.
Jamie teaches vendors sales tips based on his experience.
When selling Megaphone magazine or the Hope in Shadows calendar, our vendors have a real challenge in trying to a clo
Hope in Shadows and Megaphone magazine were today visited by Rea
Paul and Carolyn outside the Street Roots office in downtown Portland
I drove south last week with my colleague Carolyn and Megaphone's executive director Sean Condon to visit the street p
Vendors Chreece & Dave at the Hope in Shadows sign-making workshop November 10. They sell at Georgia & Granville or Burrrard Street.
A sign making workshop was run at LifeSkills Community Centre on November 10. About 20 Hope in Shadows vendors made Christmas themed signs which they hope will attract customers.
Concentration was high for the Each One, Teach One financial literacy workshop.
The magic of Hope in Shadows training is its simplicity and accessibility - come to an orientation session and learn how to sell the calendar in an hour.
Photo: Michele Quan from Vancity helps a Hope in Shadows street vendor with a monthly budgeting plan at a workshop at LifeSkills in the Downtown Eastside on December 14.
A supporter of Hope in Shadows for six years, Vancity increased its support this year by helping to distribute calendars to street vendors and providing financial advice to vendors.
Hope in Shadows, 121 Heatley Avenue Vancouver, BC V6A 3E9
tel: 604 255-9700 ext. 122 fax: 604 255 1552 e-mail: info[at]hopeinshadows.com