We welcome financial and/or in-kind support from individuals and businesses. Such partnerships are essential to the success of Homeless Connect Toronto in tackling the systemic issue of homelessness in our city. All funds and in-kind donations go directly to the operation of the event and to meet the needs of the event's guests. Here are ways you can support Homeless Connect Toronto:
Individual financial donations can be made to support the operations of Homeless Connect Toronto, an annual need of $150,000. An income tax receipt will issued for all donations of $25.00 or more.
If you would like to donate directly to Homeless Connect Toronto, please donate online via PayPal.
In-kind donations are also welcomed to help provide guests with "comfort kits" at the HCT events, which may contain the following items:
- toiletries (e.g., toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, conditioner, shower gel, etc.)
- personal hygiene items (e.g., combs, sanitary napkins, deodorant, etc.)
- new socks and/or underwear
- bandaids, first aid items, foot powder, odour eaters
Gently used or new clothing (e.g., sweaters, pants, jackets) and gently used or new shoes (including work boots) will also be collected prior to the event.
Please contact us if you would like to organize a comfort kit/clothing drive or donate in-kind to Homeless Connect Toronto.