Elder homeless men walk 15km a day, on average, to access supports
vital to their health and wellbeing.
How far will you go to help?
Walk, hike, run or bike this Walktober.
Any distance. Any day.
Haven Toronto invites you to Walktober, a virtual walk in support of elder homeless men.
During the month of October, walk, hike, run or bike, any day, any distance. Set a goal and challenge yourself. Invite family and friends to join your team or support you with a donation towards your goal.
Proceeds help reduce barriers – and steps – to accessing programs and supports vital to the health and wellbeing of elder homeless men, including health care, housing and food security.
Walktober merchandise is available for purchase.
Win a $400 team dinner at a Recipe restaurant including The Keg.*
Participants are included in draws* for amazing prizes including:
AllTrails PRO memberships and merchandise.
The first 100 participants to register receive free admission to the Bata Shoe Museum. Raffle prizes include:
An AllTrails PRO prize pack with a 1 year subscription and merchandise
Admission for 4 to Escape Manor axe throwing or Escape Room adventure
General admission to the Hockey Hall of Fame
General admission for 4 to the AGO
Family pass to the
Bata Shoe Museum
Make it a matching pair. When you purchase shoes in our online store, an anonymous donor will match your purchase.
That's 2 pairs of shoes for elder homeless men for every pair you #ShopAndShare. Or should we say, #ShopAndShareShare.
TEN TOP HIKES IN ONTARIO
You are invited. On Saturday, October 16th at 10 a.m., Waska's Team is gathering at the Rouge Valley Conservation Centre for an easy hike at the Rouge National Urban Park. It's here that we'll host Walktoberfest, a 7 to 10 minute Instagram Live event that you can also watch virtually by following us on Instagram (@haventorontoCA).
During Walktoberfest, we will announce some of the raffle winners following which we will hike the Rouge River Vista Trail. AllTrails says it is an Easy 2.6 km hike.
Map to Rouge National Urban Park.
Map of AllTrails Rouge River Vista Trail.
Share the fun. When you Walktober, share photos on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook,
tag us @haventorontoCA and use the hashtag #Walktober.
*Prizes not exactly as shown. See raffle rules. Rules may change without notice.