Good News Chapel
Regina, Saskatchewan

This inner city church serves North Central Regina, striving to provide a place of faith, hope, and love to all who call it home.

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  • Glen Elm Church of Christ, 1825 Rothwell Street , All gifts must be dropped off no later than Friday, December 16, at 4 PM. For your convenience, please call ahead (306-757-1825) to ensure that someone is present to receive your drop-off. Gifts will be delivered to Good News Chapel shortly after December 16. Call the number above if you have any further questions.

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Michael was born in 1973. Michael grew up in Saskatoon and the Lloydminster area. Michael is an articulate man that loves to read. He’s had some challenges in his life with 8 children and an estranged wife. Michael struggles with addictions but is working with an AA service worker and wants to look after his body better. Michael has on his wish list winter boots (size 9.5), socks, a winter coat and backpack.

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Sheila was born in 1966. Sheila spent her early years in Winnipeg and moved to Regina when she was a girl and struggles walking long distances, she is in need of a new wheel chair. Sheila’s challenges are her addictions. Sheila’s wish list include: warm footwear (size 8), a phone card from SaskTel and a Superstore gift card.

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Danita was born in 1966 and grew up in north central Regina; she did live in Abbotsford for a couple of years and has traveled all over Canada. Danita moved back to Regina to be close to family and she loves spending time with her 9 grandchildren. She enjoys watching movies and taking walks. Danita is a good public speaker and used to be a good sewer. Her challenges are getting around the city and the loss of her native language though she is getting reacquainted with her history and roots. Danita dreams of going back to University and finishing her social work degree. Danita’s Christmas wish list includes a pink XL Hoodie and winter coat and a Shopper’s Drug Mart gift card.

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Myrna is 75 years old and attends Good News Chapel regularly. Myrna is retired but still fills her time up with many activities and services. She busies herself with nominating non-profit organizations for awards, writing poems and stories, and various forms of research. One thing that she is enjoying currently is a creative writing class which is helping her to expand her writing abilities. Myrna suffers from many different movement inhibiting diseases and her car was recently wrecked with no insurance. Myrna is a super sweet lady who genuinely seems to enjoy life. She hopes to regain her health and continue to find ways to help other people.  For Christmas, Myrna would like a pair of wide toed boots in size 7.

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  • Wide-toed Boots (size 7)

Dwayne N had just recently moved to Regina and is currently attending Good News Church. He is enjoys playing guitar, painting, and drawing. He is skillful in those areas, as well as airbrushing and tattooing. God has blessed him with a creative side that he is using for good. Dwayne is currently facing an addiction and is working to retrain the hand that he uses to play guitar. He aspires to be an avid airbrush artist and to own a business in the industry. Alongside his plans for the future, he also wishes to learn more about God and to . Dwayne has included the following items in his Christmas Wish List: Track Clothes (for his children, size medium), and a Walmart Gift Card. He would be immensely thankful if he was provided with things.

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Joseph grew up in Ontario and moved to Regina 12 years ago. He is very talented when it comes to beadwork and hands on work. He is currently struggling with unemployment, staying sober, and trying to find a place to live. He plans on finding and maintaining a job and getting off the streets in the future. For Christmas, he would like a warm hat, scarf and gloves. He could also use a winter coat size XL for men and warm footwear size 9 for men.

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Roy grew up all over Saskatchewan but finally settled in Regina 20 years ago to find work. He is a dedicated and hard worker that loves listening to music. For Christmas, he would like a blanket and a winter coat in size M for men.

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Barry is interested in politics and enjoys people watching. He was born and raised in Regina, and has one daughter living in Regina as well. He has two grand-children, one boy and one girl. He enjoys writing stories, fiction and nonfiction, and journaling. Barry is struggling with a long time back injury and an injured right knee. His hope for his future is to live long and prosper. This Christmas, Barry would love a winter coat (size medium or large). He could also use a gift card to Walmart and a Sasktel phone card.

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Valerie was born and raised in Regina, and has a 16 year old son, one brother, and one sister. She is interested in art, drawing, and painting. One of her favorite hobbies is to play sports. A challenge Valerie is currently struggling with is finding a new home. Her previous home was broken into. Later, a house fire destroyed all her belongings and she now aspires to start over in a new house and get into a program that teaches job skills. This Christmas, Valerie would love some warm footwear (size 7 ½). She could also use some pants, sweaters, and T-shirts (size medium). She would appreciate a gift for her husband (large men’s jacket or Tim Hortons gift card).

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Mitchell grew up in North Battleford but later moved to Regina. Currently, he is struggling with his finances and with trying to find a place to live on his own. Mitchell is very musically gifted as he plays drums and was involved in an orchestra. He also has janitorial skills. Although he is talented in these areas, they are not where he strives to be professionally in the future. He hopes to work in schools to help children who struggle with disabilities. His passion is to help others overcome their struggles and challenges. For Christmas this year, Mitchell would like a Sasktel phone card. Mitchell would also appreciate are a 10 pin bowling bag for his bowling ball, and Toronto Maple Leafs merchandise.

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Lynn is 51 years old. She grew up in Carnduff, SK and loved her childhood. Lynn really liked growing up in a small community where everyone knew each other and helped one another out. She came to Regina 5 years ago looking for work as well as to help out a friend. Lynn loves people, coffee and enjoys beading jewelry. She does a lot of homemade cooking and baking – likes to host. Lynn is good with children and enjoys creative writing. Some of her challenges have been depression/anxiety; she has a husband with a heart condition which has made him unable to work for 3 years. Both vehicles need to be repaired. Some of her dreams are to own her own business selling jewelry and gift baskets. For Christmas Lynn would like a bus ticket to Carnduff. She adds that her boys (Dwight 9, and Bryce and Tyron 7) would like some toy cars, and that her husband (Raymond) could use some new steel toed shoes (size 8).

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Doris grew up on Gordon's Reserve, north of Regina, and has spent much of her life travelling back and forth between there and the city. Doris enjoys reading Christian books - particularly those by Joyce Meyer - and listening to Christian music - especially the music of Jesus Culture. Doris is skilled at giving counsel to others, and as an evangelist. At this time, Doris faces the challenge of some difficult choices in her life, but she is hopeful of moving forward and growing spiritually in the future. For Christmas, Doris would like a blanket, a winter coat (ladies size L in black or dark blue), and a Walmart gift card.

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Chase was born on Standing Buffalo First Nation, but came to Regina as a baby, and says he likes it here! Chase loves collecting and selling hockey cards - especially from his favourite team, the Chicago Blackhawks. Chase is a talented guitar player, and some day he even hopes to tour. He is also a good ice hockey player. Right now, Chase is trying to be a better person, and especially to not tease his brother. Chase would love to receive some hockey skates (size 7) - or any other hockey equipment for that matter - for Christmas. Besides hockey stuff, Chase would also like a black winter coat (boys medium) and a black pullover sweatshirt.

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Newton moved to Regina when he was 2 years old and has lived here ever since. He enjoys riding bikes and one of his many talents is drawing. Some of his current challenges are his addictions. In the future he plans to overcome his addictions. For Christmas he would like some socks, a gift card to Walmart, and bus tickets for within the city.

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Renee grew up in Rocanville, SK and moved to Regina a long time ago in hopes of finding a job. She enjoys swimming, biking, coloring, and collecting hockey cards. One of her many talents is singing. Some challenges she faces today are health issues and finding a new job. In the future she plans of finding a steady job so she can earn money. For Christmas she would like a blanket, gift card to Giant Tiger, and bus tickets to Moosomin, SK.

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Kerry has grown up in the Northern Central part of Canada. He came to Regina at the age of 15 to study at Albert Scott Collegiate. He loves to go on walks, play cards and enjoys music. He is currently struggling with staying away from negative environments and bad influences. He hopes to attend University in the future. For Christmas, Kerry would like a pair of black jeans in men’s size 28, a large winter coat for men, and a Giant Tiger $25 gift card.

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Lillian grew up in Kamsack and moved to Regina 16 ½ years ago. Her interests include singing and reading. She is currently having trouble with finding employment. Her hopes for the future include being a good grandmother. For Christmas, Lillian would like warm footwear in size 8 for women, a backpack, and a Walmart giftcard.

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Victor grew up in The Pas, Manitoba. He came to Regina for a fresh start. He enjoys hockey, football, camping and he loves to travel. He is struggling to find employment and wishes to buy a new truck in the future. For Christmas, he would like warm footwear in size 11 for men, a blue size XL sweater and a gift card to Walmart so he can buy Christmas presents for his 3 children.

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Charlie is a 35 year old woman who enjoys native beading and making dreamcatchers. She is very talented at dancing and creating beautiful pieces or artwork. Currently, Charlie is struggling to overcome her addictions, and she is working hard to find another job. For Christmas, Charlie would love some new footwear (size 7), and a new winter jacket (size large). She would also appreciate a gift card, nowhere in specific.

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Carrie is a 37 year old woman who grew up in Regina and recently moved back here. In her free time, Carrie likes to read books, and she is very talented at styling hair. Currently, Carrie is struggling with an alcohol addiction, but she is trying very hard to get her life back on track. For Christmas, Carrie would love a gift card to Walmart, a phone card for Virgin Mobile, and a bus ticket for transit within the city. Carrie also has two children, Marissa and Rodney, who would both like a gift card to nowhere in specific.

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Frankie is a 31 year old woman who grew up in Regina. Her favourite part about living here is walking around Wascana Park. Some of Frankie’s hobbies include picking up bottles and doing yard work. Since one of her many talents is cleaning, she hopes to find a housekeeping job soon. She also hopes to be a parent one day. For Christmas, Frankie would love a new pair of warm boots (size 8 ½) and a ball cap. She would also like an MP3 Player with some upbeat Christian music on it.

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Colin Q grew up in Regina and cherishes his family and friends. Some of his interests include occasionally playing video games and building lego sculptures. He has worked hard and became skillful with his reading ability, as well as, solving math problems. He struggles with his school work, but strives to complete school. He would be incredibly grateful if he was kept in your prayers. His Christmas wish list includes Size 9-10 men’s socks, clothing items, and gift cards to Walmart and Toys R Us as well.   

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Lee and Andrias both grew up in Regina, however; they parted from an abusive father in 2005. They both have interests in broom hockey and a wide variety of video games. They have also worked hard and excelled in beading and drawing. Lee and Andrias strive to do well in school and assist the elderly. They hope that you keep them in your prayers and would be immensely grateful if you provided anything on the Christmas Wish List that follows: Two size 9 Male Kids Boots, Socks, Blankets, Hats, Gloves and other clothing accessories, as well as, Long Johns and Underwear. The children also wish for, two Male Large Winter Coat, two Backpacks, Sask-Tel Phone Card, various Gift Cards for Christmas gifts, Bus Tickets to Saskatoon, a Christmas Tree, Ornaments, and Festive Lighting.

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Orrin was born March 17th, 1972 in Regina. He likes to play guitar and hopes to get a part time job and become a better Christian. He would like a pre-paid phone calling card for long distance, warm footwear (10 ½ ) and a large winter coat.

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Elijah P came to Regina when he was 2 because he was having seizures. His interests include football and parkour. One of his talents is football. One of his challenges is trouble behaving. His hopes and plans for the future include finishing Grade 12 and getting his driver’s license. His gift requests are socks, a backpack, and a gift card for Cornwall Mall.

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Brianna grew up in Fort Qu Appelle until she came to Regina on August. She likes to draw, play games, listen to music, and run. She is good at drawing and playing basketball and volleyball. Her current challenge is studying. After finishing high school, she is planning to get a good job. She is hoping to have a large sized female winter coat, backpack, and female shoes (size 10) for this Christmas gift this year.

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Lisa has lived in Regina in her whole life, enjoying a wonderful family and caring people. She likes to paint and make crafts with flowers and beads. She also enjoys reading and coloring books. She is good at rollerblading and being resourceful. Her current challenges are getting place to place and keeping connected to family and friends. She wants to build a permanent home for her three children and herself. She wants to get a warm female footwear (size 9), blanket, and a Walmart or Superstore gift card.

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Cardish is a 14 year old boy that grew up in Regina, he loves to stunt with bikes and skateboards. For his free time he likes to volunteer and work with computers. His mom thinks that he struggles with staying out of trouble, but thinks it’s probably just the age he is. This Christmas Cardish is asking for a blanket, a large men's shirt (preferably dark coloured). He is also asking for a Giant Tiger gift card. Most of all he wants your prayer and support.

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Ryan is 31 years old and Summer is 27 years old. Ryan is from Ochapowace, SK, and Summer is from Regina but before that she lived in the outdoors for awhile. Ryan has a very cool hobby of painting which he likes to do.  Summer likes to read books and take care of her kids. When she is needing to clear her head she loves to take walks. Ryan has a talent for construction and Summer is pretty good with computers. Ryan is struggling to find work at the moment and Summer is just finishing school as she wants to get her grade 12. Ryan is wanting to get a steady job in his near future. They have four children- Sophia who is 3, Olivia who is 5, Mya who is 2, and Maria who is 4. They would all love to get any clothing items, gift cards or toys. Ryan and Summer would appreciate gift cards as well and they would both like size 10 winter shoes.

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Debra has a heart for helping people. She grew up in Regina and has six daughters and one son. She mentors youth and visits the sick. She enjoys singing, teaching, and living peacefully while giving back. Debra is currently struggling with arthritis, and is recovering from an aneurysm. She is also living with diabetes. Her hope for the future is that people will find the Lord. This Christmas, Debra would appreciate some socks, a blanket, bus tickets, and some jeans (size 8-10). She would also appreciate some gifts for her children.

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Cheryl is a grandmother of three kids. She came to Regina at a young age and she loves to sing songs of worship and play Yahtzee. Cheryl is talented at cooking and cleaning. Cheryl is currently dealing with some misfortunes to her home, which has bed bugs and rodents, and she is struggling with head lice. Her hope for the future is to one day own a house and to be debt free. This Christmas, Cheryl would appreciate a blanket, a phone card (Sasktel), and a Walmart gift card. She has three grandchildren that she would also like presents for: Isaiah (age 7, size 6x, would like pajamas, clothing, Lego), Narayah (age 6, size 6, would like clothing, dolls), and Niliviah (age 3, size 4, would like clothing, dolls).

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Dani is a girl has grown up in Regina. She has enjoyed her life, especially with family and friends. He loves to play with her toys and play outdoors with her friend. She is very good reader and is also very talented at coloring. Her hopes and plans for future include finishing school and go into the whole world that God had given to her and us. She would love to have blanket, jeans, pants (blue, black, pink size 10-12), and gift cards from Toys R Us or Walmart.

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Erin is a little girl who has grown up in Regina. She loves her family and friends. She likes to play with her friends outside of school and also trying to be good girl in the school. Every day after school, Erin plays with her toys. She is talented on puzzles, video games and sports. Finishing school is the biggest plan for little Erin now. For a gift, Erin would love to receive jeans or pants (10-12 size, blue, black, or pink color) and Walmart or Toy R us gift card.

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 Sonya was born in Regina in 1969. She has two daughters. Sonya loves her grandkids very much. Her hope for the future is to try to be a better grandmother. Her current challenge is that seven of her grandchildren are dependent on child welfare. For the Christmas, Sonya would like a gift card for Walmart or footwear. Her two daughters would like winter coats, or gift card to Walmart.

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Danny was born in Regina, where he enjoys being with his family and working at TJ’s Pizza. Danny is not only talented at making delicious pizza but he is also a gifted singer. Some hobbies of Danny’s are playing video games, solving puzzles, and watching movies. Danny is content with his job at TJ’s Pizza and hopes to continue working there. He is also actively involved in helping at his church and plans to continue in this as well. In the future, Danny would like to travel more. For Christmas, Danny would appreciate a backpack, a giftcard to Walmart or a similar store, and bus tickets to Weyburn.

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Rudy is a sweet man with a beautiful smile who is quick to laugh. Rudy was born in 1963 and has lived in Regina for the past 20 years but was raised in Buffalo Narrows. In his early years Rudy travelled a lot with his adopted family. He followed his girlfriend to Regina who has since passed away and he is now single. Rudy works at a restaurant and loves doing art, mainly pen and pencil sketches. One of Rudy’s challenges is his struggle with alcohol, but he is working towards trying to live a stable life. Attending Good News Chapel is one of his ways to try and live with stability and routine. Rudy has on his Christmas Wish List winter boots (size. 10), warm socks and a Wal-Mart gift card.

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Joanne is 50 years old and has a transparency and honesty that is compelling. Joanne was raised by her grandparents here in Regina. Joanne has 6 children which she hopes to see at Christmas. Joanne’s challenges are her addictions; she is excited to be going into treatment and has waited a long time to go. Joanne is working to become more organized in her life and is striving to do the right things. Her main goal is to get healthy and live right. Joanne has on her Wish List a blanket, winter coat (size S) and a gift card to Wal-Mart.

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Gary is a sweet, soft spoken man who is shy but quick to smile. Gary was born in 1960 and raised in Lancer, SK. He moved to Regina in 1989 looking for work. Gary likes to work and loves working on vehicles. Gary is always looking for casual labor jobs to try and keep busy. Gary is a humble person and only asked for a warm blanket and backpack.

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  • Warm Blanket

  • Backpack

William was born in 1961 and grew up in Buffalo Narrows. He’s been living in Regina for the past 20 years. William moved to Regina for work, education and a relationship. William loves to organize events and playing sports. William has his journeyman in carpentry but spends time taking care of his wife who is on dialysis and has diabetes and is bound to a wheelchair. William’s challenge is being around family who are struggling with addictions. Some of his hopes and plans are to see IMCF, Red Ribbon, SWAP, North Central Family Center to work together to plan events. Christmas Wish List: Winter boots sz.12, socks and a blanket in a bag (queen size).

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  • Winter Boots (size 12)

  • Socks

  • Blanket in a bag (queen size)

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Anita is 58 years old and has always lived here in Regina. Anita enjoys playing sports (especially baseball and bowling) and playing cards regularly. She has a heart for children and would like to use this in her future and become a teacher. She is a regular attender of Good News Chapel. Currently she is having challenges because her job does not provide a very high income and that make sit hard to get by. Despite this, she is eager to go to school again and hopefully one day become a teacher. For Christmas, Anita would like size medium t-shirts in any colour, a backpack, and a gift card to go shopping.

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Rocky is a very giving woman. She loves to show her creativity through art. She was born in 1966 and lived in various places growing up such as boarding schools and foster homes before she moved to Regina in 1990. Rocky loves the creativity art brings out in her through beading, painting, drawing, and woodwork.  She is very good with her hands and loves working on the farm but her arthritis makes it much harder.  Her main challenge right now is with alcohol, but she has been successfully sober for 153 days. She hopes that in the future she can help out the homeless. Rocky’s Christmas wish is simply a new blanket, a backpack, and bus tickets.

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Paul is very creative which is seen through his love of art. He aspires to just be a good dad for his child.  He is 39 and spent his whole childhood in the foster system. He originally from Prince Albert but at the age of 13 he was moved to Regina. He likes to spend time drawing, playing cards, gardening, and building models. He is very good at cooking, painting, carpentry, pluming, and he is quick to learn things. Paul’s challenge he is facing right now is getting on Welfare. He has on his wish list a backpack, and warm clothes such as a hat, scarf, gloves, and socks.

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Teryn has grown up in Regina, cheering for the Rough Riders. He loves to play the guitar and is very talented in multiple sports. He is currently struggling with the passing of his grandmother. When he grows up, he would love to move to B.C. and become a lawyer. For Christmas, he would love warm footwear men’s size seven, as well as warm socks and size 12 men’s jeans.

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Dyrine was born in April 2006 and grew up in Regina. He loves to spend his time playing basketball, volleyball, football and hockey. He enjoys exercise and cooperative games with his friends. He is talented in sports, especially hockey and basketball. He keeps challenging himself through sports, and these days, he is challenging himself especially with hockey. He dreams to be a hockey player for the Canada. On his Christmas wish list are size 5 ½ skates and hockey gear, size medium.

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  • Hockey Skates (size 5.5)

  • Hockey Gear (for an 11 year old boy)

Andy Q came to Regina with his family when he was just 5 years old. He enjoys getting involved with politics and being involved in his community. He also plans on getting more involved with his church in the near future. Andy attends Good News Chapel regularly and loves learning about God more and more everyday. This Christmas, he would like socks, gloves, and winter boots, size 10 and preferably black.

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Glenda W is a single parent who moved to Regina in 2007 from the Fort Qu'appelle area. She loves to volunteer in the grade 3-4 classes on Sunday at her church, Good News Chapel. Glenda hopes to go back to university some day and get a better and more stable education. She is a good driver, and is amazing with children. For Christmas, she would like a cozy blanket and size 13 jeans. She would also like a large winter coat and a Walmart gift card to buy her kids food and support her family.

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  • Blanket

  • Winter Coat (women's size L)

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  • Walmart Gift Card

John C was born in Regina, SK on January 29, 2001. John likes playing sports and most of his hobbies are sports related. He is interested in football, basketball, volleyball, video games, hockey, drawing and driving. He is currently facing challenges in his sports activities as well as learning to be a good driver. His hopes for the future include learning to drive, finishing high school, and getting a good job in the future. John would love a gift card to Foot locker, Tim Hortons or EB Games. He also would like a basketball or football for Christmas.

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Martin S is a 54 years-old man who was very generous with his smiles. Martin was born in Ontario and came to Saskatchewan due to being incarcerated in the penitentury. He likes biking, reading, and lifting weights. Martin is also very creative and enjoys painting and sketching. His challenges currently include finding transportation as he doesn’t have a license and waiting for his arm to heal from a ripped muscle. Martin’s plans for the future include returning to work and getting his license. For Christmas, Martin would like a good black boots in size 12, warm socks, and a gift card for Walmart.

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Heather has lived in Regina for as long as she can remember. She loves being out with friends and especially her boyfriend. Bowling is one of her many favourite activities and she loves to cook. She is currently struggling with finding a job and being able to sustain it. She plans on settling down in the future with her boyfriend. For Christmas, she would like a blanket with the Roughriders logo on it, a winter coat in size XXXL for women and a gift card from Walmart.

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  • Saskatchewan Roughriders blanket

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  • Winter Coat (women's size XXXL)

  • Walmart giftcard

Blaiz is a six year old boy who enjoys playing many sports including basketball, soccer, and football. He also likes to colour, sing, and play dress up with his friends. Currently, Blaiz is having trouble with school, but is determined to work through his struggles. When Blaiz grows up, he would like to be a football player and play for the Saskatchewan Roughriders. What Blaiz really wants for Christmas is a new Lego set and some new toys related to the sports he is interested in.

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  • Lego Set

  • Sports Equipment

Chase is a ten year old boy who is interested in basketball, soccer, and football. His many talents include colouring, dressing up, and singing. When Chase grows up, he wants to play for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, but first, he has to finish his education which he finds very difficult. What Chase really wants for Christmas is some new toys, specifically ones involving the sports he is interested in.

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  • Toys for a 10 year old boy

  • Sports Equipment

Jason was born and raised in Regina. He currently works as a janitor at the Twin Towers and Heritage Church. Jason is a Christian but he recognizes that he stumbles in his faith at times. It is his goal to grow stronger in his faith and not fall away from it. He does this by listening to preaching, a favourite pastime of his. Athletics are another passion of his and he always likes to keep busy. For Christmas, Jason would like a Tim Horton’s gift card, Christian CDs and Christian movies.

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  • Tim Horton's giftcard

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  • Christian CDs

  • Christian movies

DJ is a father of 2 young children and very devoted. He has lived in many foster homes and group homes as a young person and moved to Regina as a teenager to attend Cochrane High School and learn a trade. DJ loves music and drumming, singing and sports. He often gives his talent to dancing in full costume at local Pow Wow’s. His current challenges would be trying to be a good father looking after his 6 and 4 year old children. Some of his dreams would be to one day own his own home and have steady permanent work. He would like to find a job in construction framing homes. His Christmas Wish List would be simply a new blanket, and hat, gloves and scarf. DJ also added some gift requests for his family: Makinly, who’s 6yrs old, would like a doll and some craft supplies; Dawson, who’s 4 yrs old, would like a toy and an X-Box; and DJ’s wife Esther would like a coffee maker.

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  • Blanket

  • Hat, Gloves, Scarf

  • Walmart giftcard for family gifts

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Jennifer was born in 1974 and grew up in north central Regina. She has 5 children and enjoys her friendships very much. Some of Jennifer’s hobbies are doing puzzles and listening to music. She enjoys drawing, calligraphy and water color painting. Some of her challenges are getting around because she relies on bus transportation so getting groceries and doing other errands can be a challenge. She is hoping to get into treatment soon. Jennifer would appreciate winter boots (size. 7.5) and a gift card for Superstore, though she is more concerned with her children’s Christmas: 11 yr. old daughter – clothes and makeup (M-L)/jewelry; 10yr. old son – likes electronic games and clothes (M-L); 6 yrs. Old girl – lies princess toys/clothing, shoes size 6; 3 yr. old girl – toys, diapers (pull-ups), clothing (size. 3).

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  • Winter Boots (size 7.5)

  • Superstore Giftcard

  • Giftcard for children's gifts

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Alicia grew up in Fort Qu'Appelle, moving to Regina just this past August. Alicia has many interests, including sports - basketball and football - art, and playing different kinds of games (like Twister). She also loves being outside, and often goes to the park. Alicia says her greatest challenge is doing good on her tests at school, but one day she hopes to finish high-school. For Christmas, Alicia requests a Cornwall Centre gift card (so that she can go shopping for clothes). She would also like new shoes (girls size 10 high tops!) and a blanket big enough for a king size bed.

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  • Cornwall Centre giftcard

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  • High Top Shoes (girls size 10)

  • Blanket (king size)

Alan is 67 years old and grew up in Churchill, Manitoba. Alan really enjoys reading and sports. He is very good at fixing things and pretty much anything that involves hard work. Alan is currently struggling with a drinking addiction and is having a hard time trying to get back to a sober lifestyle. He hopes to break this habit and take better care of his family. Some items that Alan would appreciate this Christmas are: socks, a blanket, or a backpack.

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Marcella is 61 years old and grew up on the Cowessess Reserve in Saskatchewan. Marcella has a passion for cooking and enjoys house cleaning and laundry. Right now, Marcella is struggling with an alcohol addiction. She hopes to give it up entirely so that she can take better care of the people she loves. This Christmas Marcella would like warm Footwear (size 7.5), a blanket, or a backpack.

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George was born January 30th, 1969 in Baltimore, Maryland. George graduated at UCLA and would like to get back into profiling for the FBI. His hobbies include reading and playing chess and he is struggling with cut backs to housing. He would like men’s size 8 shoes and a large winter coat as well as some socks and a fleece blanket with either a Rider or wolf design.

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  • Shoes (men's size 8)

  • Winter Coat (men's size L)

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  • Fleece Blanket (with Wolf or Rider design)

Frederick S was born in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in 1964. He came to Regina in 1987 because of his father’s work. Some of his interests are sports cards, computers, and volunteering. One of his skills is fixing bikes. One of the challenges he is currently facing is health issues. His hope for the future is to get healthy again. His gift requests are some warm footwear (size 8 men’s), socks, and a gift card for Wal-Mart.

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  • Warm Footwear (men's size 8)

  • Socks

  • Walmart gift card

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Matilda recently moved to Regina in September of 2016 from Bloodvein River First Nations, in Manitoba. Matilda loves to paint and draw. She also likes long walks, listening to music, singing, and watching movies. Matilda struggles with feeding herself and her 3 children, for food daily they eat noodles and Klik. Matilda is asking for size 10 females footwear. Winter coat size XXL for a female. A gift card to buy her 3 children Christmas presents. Matilda has troubles with her liver and hopes that we could help prayerfully and maybe even financially.

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  • Women's footwear (size 10)

  • Women's winter coat (size XXL)

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  • Gift card for children's gifts

Latisha is 26 years old and grew up on the Poundmaker Reserve near Cut Knife, SK. She moved to Regina in 2005 because her mom's family was living in Regina. She has some very interesting hobbies such as swimming at the pool and beading things to make cool designs. One of her talents she has is artistic beading. She is having troubles with getting her 2 kids, Gage and Nyah, around to places. Latisha has some great plans for her future which include getting her license so she can drive her kids around. She also wants to pay off her debts from hairstyling course that way she can get a job and send her kids to daycare. Latisha would love to have a blanket, toque and some mitts. Gage, her 6 year old boy, would love a movie, some trucks, a jacket, and some boots. Nyah, her 3 year old daughter, would love a doll, a toque and some mitts.

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  • Blanket

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  • Trucks for Gage (6 year old boy)

  • Doll for Nyah (3 year old girl)

Lindsay grew up Lestock, SK, and moved to Regina to find work and go to school. His interests include arts and crafts. He is skilled at art and his work. Lindsay is currently struggling with his physical health. He hopes to someday go to computer school. This Christmas, He would appreciate some warm footwear ( size 10, male) and a winter coat ( size XL,male). He would also like a bus ticket for getting to work and a gift card for any store that provides warm clothing.

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  • Warm Footwear (men's size 10)

  • Winter Coat (men's size XL)

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  • City bus tickets

Barry grew up on Piapot Reserve but was educated in Regina. Later, he was married in Regina. Barry’s current occupation is working as a house painter. In his spare time, Barry enjoys going for walks and attending social functions. This year for Christmas, Barry would greatly appreciate socks, a hat, gloves, a scarf, a winter coat (men’s large) or a gift card.

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Justin was born and raised in Regina. He really enjoys spending time in Wascana Park and being with his family. Justin is a talented basketball player, but his interests also include drawing and writing. Although Justin is currently struggling financially he has hope for the future to own a vehicle and validate his license. For Christmas, Justin would like a blanket, a hooded sweater (men’s extra-large, preferably black or grey), and a gift card that could be used to buy groceries.

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  • Blanket

  • Hooded Sweatshirt (men's XL, in black or grey)

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  • Gift card to buy groceries

Kathleen was born in Piapot, SK. She came to Regina to attend residential school. She works at Good News Chapel currently. Kathleen enjoys bingo and she excels at homemaking. Her current struggle is walking. She would like warm footwear (women’s size 9), warm socks, and a hat, gloves, and scarf to help her keep warm this winter.

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  • Warm footwear (women's size 9)

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  • Socks

  • Hat, Gloves, Scarf

Wilma G was born in Regina, Saskatchewan. She enjoys creating pieces of beaded designs and playing basketball with her sons, Chase and Blaiz. She has a wonderful personality and is a regular attendee of Good News Church. She is blessed with talents in singing and beading. Currently, she is working hard to finish her education! Wilma has included the following items in her Christmas Wish List: Socks, a new comb, and make-up. She would be enormously thankful if she was provided with these.

Wish List
  • Socks

  • Comb

  • Make-up

Les grew up in Thunder Bay, Ontario, a member of the Ojibwa Nation. He moved to Regina 22 years ago, and now very much considers this city home. Les is a skilled artist, and loves to spend time using those gifts to create pieces of art - many of which he gives away to his friends. Les faces the challenge of conflict in some of his relationships, and hopes "not to fight" in the future. His dream is to see his kids again. For Christmas, Les would welcome a gift of art supplies - particularly a sketch book and pencils. He would also appreciate a backpack, and a gift card from either Tim Horton's or Superstore.

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  • Art Supplies

  • Backpack

  • Tim Horton's or Superstore gift card

Franncine has grown up in Regina cheering for the Roughriders. She loves to sing, dance, bake, and play basketball. Franncine has currently lost her dolly and is missing her very much. In the future, she would like to become a big sister, and further down the road become a mother to 2 children. For Christmas, she would like warm footwear (kid’s size 12) for girls. She would also like a warm blanket and rainbow earrings.

Wish List
  • Warm Footwear (girls size 12)

  • Blanket

  • Rainbow Earings