Sparkes of Hope

Sparkes of Hope

Scholarship Fundraiser

Over the past 6 and a half years, we have shared with you our journey with Sparkes of Hope. I (Izzy) am now 18 years old and attending the University of Ottawa. Jane is 17...

SoH Camp

In May 2014 we met with Kate Bateman of Youth Upliftment International for a ‘Needs Assessment’ meeting to see what we could do next. Kate told us that she was worried about her most at-risk students...

Youth Upliftment

Kate Bateman of Youth Upliftment International is only 28 years old, but 7 years ago she founded Collège Amélioration Jeunesse in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic. The school educates 104 Haitian students who would otherwise be denied...

Our FB Diary

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Sparkes of HopeWednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 4:56pm

Our Future Leader scholar Robenka just received her laptop thanks to your incredible donations towards our scholarship fund! She will now be able to successfully complete her online courses this year.

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Sparkes of HopeSaturday, January 2nd, 2021 at 8:08pm

To kick off this year, we are officially relaunching our website with a whole new look! Visit www.sparkesofhope.org to learn more.

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Sparkes of HopeSaturday, January 2nd, 2021 at 8:02pm

Happy New Year to our awesome Sparkes of Hope supporters! Today we hosted our first ever virtual AGM to wrap up 2020 and discuss our fundraising goals for this year. We are all so proud of our Future Leader Scholars who are succeeding in their...

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Sparkes of HopeSunday, December 27th, 2020 at 5:30pm

Our Future Leader Scholars have officially finished their first semester of this school year! A huge congratulations to Miguerline, Robenka, Rosemiline, and Jacqueline for working so hard at school despite the incredible challenges they have faced with Covid this year. We are so proud of...

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Sparkes of HopeSunday, November 22nd, 2020 at 11:27pm

Thank you to our incredible Sparkes of Hope Community! You made this happen ❤️

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We did it! Sparkes of Hope's Future Leader Scholars are now able to officially continue their second year of high school thanks to you! Jane and I are so immensely grateful for everyone's support and generosity. Fundraising this year has not been easy, but you brought us hope and excitement when we most needed it. So, thank you!
A huge shoutout to Kate at Youth Upliftment International for coordinating the girls' enrollment on the ground in this particularly challenging time. We are so thankful to be working with you, Kate! You shaped these girls.
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Nous avons réussis! Grâce à vous, les futurs leaders de Sparkes of Hope peuvent poursuivre officiellement leur deuxième année du secondaire! Jane et moi sommes extrêmement reconnaissantes du soutien et de la générosité de chacun. La collecte de fonds n'a pas été facile cette année, mais vous nous avez apporté l'espoir et l'enthousiasme au moment où nous en avions le plus besoin. Alors, merci!