It was a challenging year for the city's less fortunate after Winnipeg experienced one of the coldest winters in over 110 years.
Ron Eldridge, a man who knows all to well what it's like to be homeless after living on the streets for several years himself, spent a majority of his winter reaching out to those in need.
Whether it be a gift card for a warm cup of coffee, or a bus ticket for a warm place to stay, Eldridge and his wife have been there to provide.
Worship leader, guitarist and recording artist Phil Wickham has had to cancel multiple performances due to a vocal chord irregularity. Thankfully, his doctors say it was caught in time to most likely be reversed without surgery. Unfortunately for Phil, what the doctors are prescribing is very difficult in his line of work.