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Steel James MacDonald on CBC news with Chloe Ranaldi

Steel James MacDonald is the founder and executive director of Welfare Avenue. The group sets up a tent outside of the Berri-UQAM Metro station weekly to distribute basic necessities to people experiencing homelessness in Montreal. (Chloë Ranaldi/CBC News)

Take a look at some of our latest coverage on CTV News and help spread the word about our efforts to provide the unhoused with the necesities for the winter season

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Welfare Avenue is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to work towards the advancement and inclusion of low-income and unhoused individuals in the Greater Montreal Area, nationally, and internationally, by relieving poverty and addressing food insecurity, isolation, and accessibility to valuable resources.

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