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Serge Ibaka to Give $100,000 to Help Toronto’s Homeless during COVID-19

Serge Ibaka makes a $100,000 pledge to support Fred Victor’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund; until April 30th, all donations will be matched!

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We Are Still Here to Help: CRC | Fred Victor Resource Hours – Amid COVID-19

Have questions about housing, food access, drop-in services, health or medical support, etc? We are still here to help by phone!

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CRC | Fred Victor COVID-19 Update

Amid the continued COVID-19 outbreak, we are shifting our efforts and resources to offer our most critical services at CRC | Fred Victor.

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Up! CRC’s 2018-19 Annual Report

Read Up! CRC’s 2018-19 Annual Report, a celebration of a year of creating a more equitable community through good food, dignified housing and skill building programs.

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New program readies local residents for employment in Toronto’s culinary industry

CRC believes in providing critical resources, tools and space, and a non-judgmental approach, so that people living with poverty and its effects can build up their lives with dignity. Our founders spoke of it as “providing a hand up, not just a hand out.” While much of our work focuses on delivering critical immediate relief […]

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Why We Need Taste of Regent Park

In the Big Park, thousands of people from our community and from other parts of the City are flocking to our 4th annual Taste of Regent Park festival−happening every Wednesday night this summer.

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Celebrating CRC’s Sweetest Volunteers

We honoured our long-term volunteers who have reached five and ten year milestones in their service at CRC, along with our amazing Corporate Teams and Community Groups.

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40 Oaks 5th birthday bash a huge success!

Thank you to all our wonderful sponsors, donors, ticket buyers and volunteers for making our Street Eats Festival, celebrating 40 Oaks and 5 years, such a huge success! Our new building opened with a grand bash in 2012. The beautiful 5000-square-foot community hub at our custom-built 40 Oaks facility is a thriving meetup space for […]

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Greening Regent Park        

Hello, friends and supporters, I hope all of you have found some time to slow the pace and savour the joys of summer. It’s a short but amazing season in Canada. I am on the mailing list for several not for profits. So I receive regular emails with heartbreaking stories that ask for funds. I […]

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Some Thoughts on National Aboriginal Day 2017

  By Claire Barcik, Executive Director June is National Aboriginal History Month in Canada/Turtle Island with today being its high point: National Aboriginal Day, soon to be calledIndigenous Peoples Day. In just over a week, we’ll be observing another important moment in our history: 150 years of this form of Canadian government and its constitution. […]

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