aBout us

CrossTrainers Canada (CT) is a Christian ministry and registered charity with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) based in Bradford, Ontario, an affiliated member with CCCC.

As a faith-based ministry, CT works together with local Christian churches to provide the South Simcoe community with practical help and programs at little to no cost to participants.   To read our statement of faith, click here.

What began as a public high-school lunch drop-in ministry, has grown to include programs that reach people of all ages within our community, and provides opportunities to serve and share the love of Jesus.

Board of Directors:

Angela Armstrong: graduated from Tyndale University with a Bachelor of Religious Education.  During her time at Tyndale, she also served as the student body spiritual ministries director and led various Bible studies and student prayer groups.  Angie also completed the Leaders in Further Training (LIFT) program in upstate New York at CAMP of the WOODS.  Eventually, she transitioned to CAMP of the WOODS full time and served as their all girls camp Tapawingo director.  Angie has also been on staff with the public school board as an educational assistant.  Angie is passionate to see others grow in their love for the Lord and His Word through teaching and mentoring.  She can be found leading Bible studies and speaking at various women and youth events.  Her husband Mike, serves as the Senior Pastor at Redemption Church in Newmarket where Angie has served in the children ministries program and as the Women's Ministries director.  She is currently on staff at Innova Academy in Newmarket.  

John Coros: has lived in Barrie for over 20 years and started attending Harvest Bible Chapel in 2003 with his wife Jeannie and their 3 kids.  Since then he has welcomed a wonderful on and daughter-in-law to his family and recently, a beautiful granddaughter.  In the past John has served his church family as the Decon of Facilities and as Awana Commander.  At present, he regularly volunteers in both the parking and counting ministries.  John graduated from Wilfred Laurier University with a Bachelor of Arts and a Diploma in Business Administration.  He is currently employed as a Project Manager for Pavliks.com.  

Kerri Hilditch: is married to Shawn and together with their 2 children enjoy their new country property and a 144 year old farmhouse near Cookstown.  Kerri works with her husband in his consulting firm as well as setting up and training small business owners to do their own accounting with more automation and accuracy to save them time and money.  She has previously served on the board of a non-profit school as the treasurer and volunteered in a variety of roles at schools and churches, organizing fundraisers, outreach events, leading Bible study and coordinating worship services.

Todd Dugard: and his wife Cheryl and their three (now adult) children came to Barrie in 2001 to plant Harvest Bible Chapel with a group of eight local families.  Todd became a Christ-follower at the age of 15 through the ministry of the Salvation Army and Youth for Christ.  A few years later, he was baptized at Faith Baptist Church where he would later serve as the adult ministries pastor and be ordained to pastoral ministry.  He is a graduate of London Baptist Bible College and Heritage Seminary.  He has served at Harvest for 19 years as of March 2020 and is a founding board member of Envisage Pregnancy Services in Barrie, founding board member of the Harvest Bible Fellowship as well as having served on the board of directors of Heritage College and Seminary and the IN Network Canada.

If you are interested in volunteering in any of our ministries, you can download our volunteer application here and return it along with your police check and our staff will be in touch with you soon.