Linda Abrahams and Jamaica Ocampo, two students from Jean Vanier Catholic Secondary School, won the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) competition highlighting Silent Voice’ cause to support members of the Deaf community. In recognition of this winning presentation, YPI Foundation donated $5,000 to our organization. Read More
Counsellor remembers the big-hearted deaf kid who now helps others.
Each week during the campaign, campers and staff from Fresh Air Fund camps will share their memories in their own words. Mike Cyr began working at Silent Voice Sign Language Summer Program in 2000 and, in 2003, he became the agency’s full-time program director of child and family services working with deaf and hard-of-hearing children and their hearing brothers and sisters. Read More