Fundraise for Horizons for Youth!

First let us say, thank you!

Thank you for thinking about fundraising for Horizons for Youth. Horizons for Youth is a 45-bed shelter for at risk and homeless youth between the ages of 16-24 years old in Toronto.  We provide life changing programs and services related to employment, education, mental health and housing. As a not-for-profit charitable organization, Horizons for Youth relies on donations to fund our programs and all the work we do. The funds you raise will have a direct impact in the lives of homeless youth in your community.

how do i fundraise for horizons for Youth?

There is no limit to the creative ways you can support Horizons for Youth's work. In the past, groups have fundraised for our shelter by:

  • Choosing Horizons for Youth for their school, company or team's designated charity and raised funds as a group

  • Collecting donations for HFY in lieu of birthday or holiday gifts (the Wish & Give service is a helpful tool to do so)

  • Hosting fundraising events like baseball tournaments, bake sales and community yard sales 

how do i get started?

Download our Community Fundraising Toolkit, which will guide you through the process of fundraising for Horizons for Youth and provide helpful tips.

We are also happy to help you in your fundraising efforts. Please contact our Development Coordinator, Stacey Murie. She will:

  • Have a kick-off phone call with you

  • Offer advice and expertise on event planning 

  • Provide you with an official letter validating and supporting your event

  • Let you know how Horizons for Youth can support you in achieving your fundraising goals

contact us today to get started!

Stacey Murie
Development Coordinator
416-781-9898 x27