Click above to track Joe Roberts as he walks across Canada!
On May 1, 2016, Joe Roberts, former homeless youth, began pushing a shopping cart across Canada to raise awareness and dollars to end youth homelessness. This national trek started May 1, 2016 from St. John’s Newfoundland and will end September 29, 2017 in Vancouver, British Columbia. A 9,100km, 17 month journey.
Throughout this journey, The Push for Change will raise awareness and funds by engaging at over 400 school and community events.
June 27, 2017 Joe Roberts awarded as one of Shaw’s 50 Outstanding Canadians! View the article here
April 13, 2017 The Push for Change is featured in The Huffington Post! View the article here
Joe Roberts is featured in 150 stories shared by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario View the article here
Latest updates from Joe
Day 369 – On the Road 1YR Anniversary
It’s hard to believe The Push for Change just celebrated ONE YEAR of being on the road, walking 24km every day, pushing a shopping cart! Seems like yesterday we were…Read More
Thank you to our generous and supportive community partners who have given of their time, treasure and talent, to host impactful Push for Change engagements as we trek through their cities! You are truly our Champions! We Push for Change only with your continued support! (If you’ve hosted an event, and find your logo is missing from here, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org)