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Past Events

May 28, 2020

Comedian/Author/Speaker, Susan Stewart, will give you the lift you need and help you see the lighter side of this UNPRECEDENTED time.

Hosted by her good pal, Cheryl Torrance (a.k.a. "Daddy), Susan will be delivering both an entertaining and inspirational program that just might leave you seeing adversity and change in a new light.

This virtual event is also an effort to help those in need right now. When registering, there will be an opportunity to make a donation.

100% of proceeds will go to Red Door Family Shelter, Daily Bread Food Bank, and LGBT youthline.

May 22, 2020

 4⁴ \ four-by-four is an immersive virtual art show, featuring a collective of Toronto creators (artists & small businesses] coming together to bring back Friday night + give back to the community.

The goal of 4⁴ is to give back to the local arts community, to Torontonians playing their part in flattening the curve by staying home, and to help those in need during these trying times by supporting the Red Door Family Shelter.

a person holding a paper grocery bag
May 15, 2020 to Jun 30, 2020

Neighbours in Need is a food drive initiative by small business owners to provide meals to those most vulnerable in our community during a time of crisis caused by COVID-19.

 In partnership with the Leslieville BIA, local restaurants are preparing ready-to-eat meals to be donated to local shelters and seniors’ homes in the community. Your donation can bring hope and nutritious meals to those who most need it in our neighbourhood.  


Red Door Family Shelter, Heritage Nursing Home, Woodgreen Community Services

Greta Soloman's Logo and Red Door's logo
May 15, 2020 to Dec 31, 2020

With every purchase of a Gift Certificate to Greta Solomon’s, an all-female owned and operated restaurant in Leslieville, 5% of the amount purchase will be donated to the Red Door.

This will continue during the current COVD-19 crisis and after their doors are open once again.

To purchase a gift certificate, please call 647-347-8640 or email:

a happy man wearing a t-shirt to support Red Door
May 01, 2020 to Jun 30, 2020

Red Door has recently teamed up with Sportsfeld, one of Toronto’s top sports and pop culture podcasts.

Sportsfeld is raising awareness of our services in the community and is pledging to donate 100% of the proceeds from the Limited-Edition Sportsfeld x Red Door t-shirt:

people dancing separately in the front yard
May 01, 2020 to Aug 31, 2020

Safe at Home is an awesome community challenge that was created by local friends and neighbours to help support Red Door during these difficult times.

Check out the fun these streets are having: and get inspired to share your #safeathome videos on YouTube or Vimeo.

Apr 30, 2020 to Dec 31, 2020

Chefs Catering is proud to introduce its new grocery and steakhouse delivery service. We’re talking the same premium grocery items and cuts of meats offered at some of the best restaurants and gourmet shops in the city – now delivered to your door, from Oakville to Oshawa!

Choose from our assorted gourmet meat and mix grocery boxes that includes a selection of individually packed meats and seafood, fresh veggies and gourmet fare, expertly put together to fit the needs of individuals, couples or a family of four for a week.

Mar 21, 2020

Watercolor and Crepes is a two hour event dedicated to International Women’s Day (March 8th), where each attendee will get a chance to paint a beautiful painting and enjoy a complimentary crepe.

All proceeds will be donated to the Red Door Family Shelter to help this organization serve those in the community who need it most.

Location Krepesz Cafe & Bar

Time 10:00AM - 12:00PM

Cost $45 CAD (every penny received after supply costs goes towards the Red Door Family Shelter)

Includes: one crepe of choice and art supplies for the painting workshop.

Mar 19, 2020

This event has been cancelled to public health and safety with the recent outbreak of the COVID-19 virus

Calling all movie lovers! Join Mercury Marleting Team for a movie night filled with trivia, food, drinks, community and cool prizes. Our featured film will be The Carter Effect!

All proceeds from the event will go towards supporting The Red Door Family Shelter.

Date And Time: Thurs.  March 19th, 9:00– 11:30 PM

Location: Fox Theatre - 2236 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M4E 1G2

Mar 05, 2020

Turn Up The Heat is charity dinner prepared with culinary expertise by members of Canadian Women In Food.

On the evening of Thursday March 5th, you'll experience geniuses and cusine re-definers in action as we feature great female Chefs of our time and those ready to rise alongside them. We invite you to have a seat at her table....

The Red Door is a proud charity partner of the event.

Location:  Aphrodite Cooks - 37 Advance Road, Toronto, ON M8Z 2S6

Time: 6:30-9:30 pm