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Red Door Shelter Statement April 3, 2020

A resident and her children moved into interim accommodations yesterday, April 2, that provides her enhanced privacy and the ability to self-isolate. This was a planned move as it had become apparent that our shelter was not equipped to meet the complexity of her needs. This is not a decision we take lightly. We are collaborating with the city to find her more suitable long-term accommodations and we are confident she and her children will be taken care of.

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Our new text-to-give campaign has launched

We're thrilled to share our new text-to-give campaign which has been launched in a variety of resto-bars throughout the city to raise funds for our programs that help families at our shelter recover from homelessness and abuse.

Thank you so much to the amazing team who generously volunteered their creative talent & resources to make this campaign possible:

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We're seeking board members

Red Door Family Shelter seeks individuals to serve on its Board of Directors.  Red Door is looking for those who want to participate in the leadership and development of this vibrant and growing organization that provides critical support services to families experiencing homelessness.

As a board member you will be required to:

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New Volunteer Opportunity: Fundraising Volunteers

Volunteers are an important part of the Red Door Family Shelter team!  Their contributions allow us to provide the best service and support to our families. 

We are currently recruiting Fundraising Volunteers who can help us fulfill our mission by playing an active role in fund development for current and future projects. 


Fundraising Volunteers commit to one or more of our fundraising activities:

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City Council Approves Financing for our New Shelter

We are thrilled to announce that Toronto City Council has unanimously approved the financing to build the new Red Door shelter at 875 Queen East.

Our new facility will have 20,000 feet of brand new, purpose built shelter space with 94 beds.  The City of Toronto will build and own the shelter space on the property and lease it to the Red Door at a nominal cost ($1/annum).

Thank you Paula Fletcher for your tremendous support!

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