The FORTUNATE 500 Toolkit has everything you need to make your efforts a success. With your enthusiasm and our effective tools, you can help grow awareness of and support for Haven Toronto, the only centre in Canada dedicated to supporting elder homeless men 50+.

Members are encouraged to update their profile so we better understand you and what motivated you to become a member in support of Haven Toronto. Click on image below to link to Your Profile.

OBJECTIVES
Tell people
that you joined
The FORTUNATE 500
Tell them
WHY you joined
The FORTUNATE 500
Tell them how
they can join
The FORTUNATE 500
VIDEOS
 

Videos make it easier to share the story of Haven Toronto and The FORTUNATE 500. You can access a library of videos, like the those below, from our YouTube channel.

The FORTUNATE 500

Length: 1:30

About Haven Toronto

Length: 2:30

Hope

Length: 3:00

 
GRAPHICS

Utilize logos of Haven Toronto and The FORTUNATE 500 when you share your story and our initiative. Save the image(s) on your device. On computers, right click on the image(s) and save. 

 

When sharing information about The FORTUNATE 500 and Haven Toronto on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook, please include the following:

LINKEDIN

Haven-Toronto

#TheFORTUNATE500

#IAMFORTUNATE

TWITTER

@HavenTorontoCA

#TheFORTUNATE500

#IAMFORTUNATE

FACEBOOK

HavenTorontoCA

#TheFORTUNATE500

#IAMFORTUNATE

Don't forget to follow us. We'll follow you. Together, let's share this opportunity.

PROPOSAL
 

We have prepared a PDF version of our PowerPoint presentation on The FORTUNATE 500 that you are free to share. The outline will help explain the program and address many of the questions people may have including 'Who We Are', 'What is The Fortunate 500?' and 'How Can I Help?" The document is available on our FlipSnack page.

SAMPLE MATERIAL
 

Sharing news that you are a member of The FORTUNATE 500 is easy. You can copy a message from below or use it as a guide to customize your own message. When possible, personalize your message by sharing why you support Haven Toronto.

EMAIL

I am writing to inform you that I am now officially a member of The FORTUNATE 500.

 

We're a network of business and community leaders who recognize that we are fortunate for our success and we accept a role in helping those less fortunate.

 

Together, we make a difference in the lives of elder homeless men, many of whom have been impacted by changes in the workplace. Some have been injured on the job. Others are working poor. Many suffer from mental illness or addiction. By comparison, #IAMFORTUNATE.

 

Please join me in The FORTUNATE 500. Donate to Haven Toronto and invite your network to do the same. For more information, write me or visit www.thefortunate500.com.

LINKEDIN POST

I am officially a member of The FORTUNATE 500.

 

We are a network of business and community leaders who recognize that we are fortunate for our success and we accept a role in helping those less fortunate.

 

Together, we make a difference in the lives of elder homeless men, many of whom have been impacted by changes in the workplace. Some have been injured on the job. Others are working poor. Many suffer from mental illness or addiction. By comparison, #IAMFORTUNATE.

 

Please join me in The FORTUNATE 500. Donate to Haven Toronto and invite your network to do the same. For more information message me or visit www.thefortunate500.com.

FACEBOOK POST

I am officially a member of The FORTUNATE 500.

 

We are a network of business and community leaders who recognize that we are fortunate for our success and we accept a role in helping those less fortunate. Together, we make a difference in the lives of elder homeless men, many of whom have been impacted by changes in the workplace.

 

Please join me in The FORTUNATE 500. Donate to Haven Toronto and invite your network to do the same. For more information message me or visit www.thefortunate500.com.

TWITTER POSTS

#IAMFORTUNATE Join me in #TheFORTUNATE500 & support elder homeless men @HavenTorontoCA. www.thefortunate500.com

I am one of #TheFORTUNATE500. Join me & help elder homeless men including the working poor. www.thefortunate500.com

I am one of #TheFORTUNATE500. Join me & help elder homeless men including those impacted by downsizing. www.thefortunate500.com

I am one of #TheFORTUNATE500. Join me & help elder homeless men including those replaced by technology. www.thefortunate500.com

I am one of #TheFORTUNATE500. Join me & help elder homeless men including those on long-term disability. www.thefortunate500.com

#IAMFORTUNATE to have a strong network of friends. Join me & support those less fortunate. @HavenTorontoCA www.thefortunate500.com

ABOUT HAVEN TORONTO
 

On any given night in Toronto, there are 7000 homeless people living on city streets and in shelters. 30% are men age 50 or older.

Haven Toronto is a sanctuary for elder homeless men. Open 365 days a year, Haven Toronto relies on donations in order to deliver daily programs and services including crisis and housing support, on-site social workers, nurses and dental hygienists, 3 nutritious meals a day, emergency clothing, showers, laundry facilities and more. LEARN MORE

NUTRITIOUS MEALS

Haven Toronto serves 3 healthy, nutritious meals

a day, 365 days a year.

HOUSING WORKERS

Haven Toronto helps clients navigate the housing market to find and secure the housing they need. This includes working directly with landlords.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Haven Toronto provides clients with on-site access to social workers, nurses, dental hygienists and barbers.

CLOTHING

Clients of Haven Toronto receive emergency clothing and can utilize facilities for laundry and showers.

Mike

"Haven is a good name for it. That's what it is, a sanctuary. It doesn't matter if it's Christmas or Thanksgiving, you go by and it's open."

Steve

"There are an incredible amount of resources there. Meals for a buck. Clothing. Showers. A housing department. And front-line nurses."

Dan

"I started volunteering, helping out in the kitchen, to make me feel useful. It gave me a reason to get up in the morning."

Al

"It's just a great place to go. It's like family. You walk in and you're greeted like a human being."

Take us with you. To better understand and be readily available to discuss the issues of poverty, homelessness and social isolation, we have prepared a document that you can download and print. Feel free to share it.

 

If you are looking for more information or have questions that need answers, please do not hesitate to call 416 366 5377, x222.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube

Contact

Haven Toronto

170 Jarvis Street

Toronto, ON  M5B 2B7

416 366 5377

info@haventoronto.ca

© Haven Toronto / Privacy PolicyCharity Number 118941269RR0001

Haven Toronto Logo
0
credit-cards_v1.png