“CIBC Mellon has supported Eva’s since 2009, as donors, volunteers and very satisfied customers of the Eva’s Phoenix Print Shop. Over the years we have experimented with a variety of volunteering activities, including sports days, construction projects and movie nights. We’ve found that what works best for all involved is when our volunteers cook a […]
Melanie Redman, Director of National Initiatives at Eva’s Initiatives, was on CBC’s Metro Morning to discuss Coming of Age: Reimagining the Response to Youth Homelessness in Canada, a report by Dr. Stephen A. Gaetz, director of the Canadian Homelessness Research Network and professor in the Faculty of Education at York University. The report aims to […]
This year’s Walk for Homeless Youth involved hundreds of middle school youth on a bitterly cold day. With temperatures hitting -15° C at times, the youth walked from the assembly point at Queens Park to the Eva’s Phoenix shelter on Ordnance Rd, a distance of 4.5 kilometers, all to raise funds for Eva’s Initiatives. We’d like to thank them, the walk organizers at the Floyd Honey Foundation, and the schools that participated. Please click on any of the thumbnails below to visit our Flickr Gallery of the day’s photos.