Post Tagged with: "homelessness"

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Rye students warm up to charity

As it gets colder outside, a group of Ryerson students is preparing to help keep Toronto’s homeless warm this winter. How it got started First-year business management students Razi-Ul-Haque Syed and Benjamin Copeman recently kickstarted Warm Hearts, a student-led initiative that is raising funds to create winter survival kits for Toronto’s homeless community. “I believe that no matter where someone […]

by Amira Zubairi· · News, On Campus
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Rye grads fight #homelessness

In the Air, Tonight, a program to raise awareness about homelessness, has fallen short of its first ever fundraising goal of $1,000. Throughout the month of February, the Image Arts Centre was aglow with multicolored lights at night. In the Air, Tonight was a program created by two Ryerson grads, David Colangelo and Patricio Davilla. Through the program, the lights […]

by Jessica Albotra· · News
RyersonianTV: November 13, 2015 – Men’s issues group not happy about coverage, birth control options, ironic ad removed from bus shelter

RyersonianTV: November 13, 2015 – Men’s issues group not happy about coverage, birth control options, ironic ad removed from bus shelter

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by Ryersonian Staff· · Newscasts, RyersonianTV
Executive ‘Sleep Out’ raises more than $900,000 for homeless youth

Executive ‘Sleep Out’ raises more than $900,000 for homeless youth

The Covenant House Toronto executive sleep out beat its fundraising goal by more than $100,000 this year. The annual fundraiser, called The Sleep Out:More than Executive Edition, sees high-profile executives and politicians sleep out for one night to experience homelessness, in 14 countries across North America. Bruce Rivers, executive director of Covenant House Toronto, said the non-profit raised $920,000 for the youth homelessness shelter in […]

by Ryersonian Staff· · News, Videos