If you have extra sweaters in your home, the Lennie Project is an effort to recycle these items into toques, neckwarmers and mittens. Drop-off sites across Toronto are listed here.
Centres like Covenant House, the Red Door Shelter, Nellie's, Ernestine's, Sistering and Jessie's Centre welcome various kinds of donations and are working to make some of our most vulnerable populations (children, youth and abused women) stronger and safer.
Winter is long and more difficult for some of us.
It's easy to make a small contribution. It makes a difference.
“Sometimes it's easy to walk by because we know we can't change someone's whole life in a single afternoon. But what we fail to realize is that simple kindness can go a long way toward encouraging someone who is stuck in a desolate place.”
-- Mike Yankowski