Events

Thank You!

Tabitha : October 11, 2013 4:00 pm : Events, News

IMG_3993A warm thank you to all the riders and sponsors of Ride for Refuge for your continual support and commitment to the work here at The Lighthouse. We are truly blessed and inspired by everyone’s dedication and generosity in contributing to The Lighthouse. Thank you for making Ride for Refuge a huge success!

For additional pictures of The Lighthouse Teams in Ride for Refuge, check it out on our Facebook page here.

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We hope you can join us!

Lighthouse Communications : October 5, 2013 10:53 pm : Events, News

Join us on Saturday, November 9th for The Lighthouse’s Annual Dinner & Silent AuctionInvitation

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Last day to support The Lighthouse in Ride for Refuge!

Tabitha : October 4, 2013 4:40 pm : Events, News

Today is the last day to support The Lighthouse in Ride for Refuge!

Tomorrow, Saturday October 5th, teams all around Ontario will be riding to raise funds in support of The Lighthouse to serve the refugees, immigrants and newcomers from the Hispanic, Vietnamese and Chinese communities. There are 6 teams riding at four different locations (Brampton, Hamilton, East Toronto and Waterloo), with a total of 19 people riding in this event.

Help us reach our goal by sponsoring a team today!

To sponsor a team, click here.

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Fall is in the air!

Tabitha : September 20, 2013 7:34 pm : Community Program, Events, News

It has been a busy and exciting summer for all of us here at The Lighthouse. Do you remember the storm of July 8th? It was a day of intense rain, leading to flash flooding and power outages all across the Greater Toronto Area. The TTC transit system grinded to a halt and even a GO Train was flooded on its tracks.

“On the day following the big Toronto flash flood rainfall, The Lighthouse lost power just after the Food Bank had opened. The room used for the Food Bank is in the basement and has no windows. It was completely dark. The waiting room was full of clients who we sure didn’t want to send home without groceries. Ansil, one of the clients saved the day by running home to fetch flashlights. We carried on with the flashlights for well over an hour and kept the service going at the usual pace.” – Jane Moore (Board Member & Food Bank volunteer)

This is the spirit and the mission of The Lighthouse, sharing our resources and helping people in need. We can all help one another.

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Ride for Refuge

Tabitha : September 13, 2013 4:00 pm : Events, News

1000200_580796445277016_386865620_nOn October 5th bicycle teams from far and near are riding for The Lighthouse, for immigrants and refugees who come looking for assistance from the staff at The Lighthouse. Please help these immigrants and refugees by sponsoring a rider. Or you can also write a cheque to “Ride for Refuge” and mail it to The Lighthouse 1008 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON M5R 3G7 Attn: Rob

Please click here to support Rob and The Lighthouse.

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10:00 am Hispanic Seniors @ The Lighthouse
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10:30 am Manicure/Pedicure Course @ The Lighthouse
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1:00 pm Food Bank @ The Lighthouse
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1:00 pm Food Bank @ The Lighthouse
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1:00 pm Food Bank @ The Lighthouse
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1:00 pm Food Bank @ The Lighthouse
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10:30 am Manicure/Pedicure Course @ The Lighthouse
Manicure/Pedicure Course @ The Lighthouse
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
 
1:00 pm Food Bank @ The Lighthouse
Food Bank @ The Lighthouse
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