We welcome financial and in-kind donations from individuals and businesses. All funds and in-kind donations go directly to the operation of the event and to meet the needs of event guests.
Local business partnerships with Homeless Connect Toronto to end homelessness can benefit both your company and our local community. Through your involvement, your business will be recognized as a valued contributor of the local community with a responsible social mission.
YOUR BUSINESS OR ORGANIZATION CAN PLAY AN ACTIVE ROLE AT HOMELESS CONNECT TORONTO BY:
Homeless Connect Toronto relies on donors for 100% of our annual operating budget. Our annual expenses include:
Location rental, equipment and set-up
1000+ meals and beverages
1000+ comfort kit toiletry items and clothing
250+ volunteer and service provider t-shirts
Transportation for our guests
Promotional outreach (printing, posters, brochures, website)
A one-time gift or multi-year pledges are welcome, and will go a long way in helping our at-risk and homeless neighbours in Toronto.
Homeless Connect Toronto welcomes in-kind donations. Possible in-kind donations include:
Toiletries (e.g., shampoo, conditioner, combs/brushes, body wash, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, lip balm, razors, shaving cream, sanitary pads)
Backpacks (adults and children)
Clothing (e.g., new socks and underwear, winter jackets, boots, hats, gloves)
Food items to contribute to our hot lunch (e.g., rice and pasta, vegetables/fruit, coffee, juice, desserts)
Linens (e.g., gently used and new towels for hair cutting)
Gift cards to help with the purchases of above items (e.g., Wal-Mart, Shoppers Drug Mart, etc.)
DONATING YOUR BUSINESS SERVICE
Homeless Connect Toronto welcomes businesses to provide services to our guests on-site. These may include:
INTERESTED IN BECOMING A CORPORATE PARTNER?
Contact sponsorship[at]hctoronto.org for more information.
past corporate sponsors
LOOKING FOR OTHER OPPORTUNITIES TO CONTRIBUTE?
Looking for a meaningful fundraising opportunity at work, school, or with your friends? Learn how you can run a clothing and/or comfort kit drive.
ride/walk for refuge
Whether you walk 5K or ride 10K/25K/50K, you are helping to make a difference for our guests. Sign up for our next Ride/Walk!