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What to donate to homeless shelters – and what to skip

From soups to towels, donated items make a big difference for people staying at shelters.

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5 inspiring videos that will make you smile

Press play for a feel-good boost from folks who are making the GTA a better, more inclusive place.

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Where to donate baby gear in Toronto and the GTA

Because cribs, car seats and baby clothes are often unaffordable for families experiencing poverty

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How to get on the board of a charity (and why you want to)

Joining the board of your favourite charity is a next-level way of giving back. Here’s what to do

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7 best ethical coffee shops in Toronto and the GTA

These indie cafés aren’t just great for your morning coffee run—they also help you do good

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How Tessa White turns donated food into nutritious meals

This Parkdale Activity-Recreational Centre chef’s mission? To feed a community in need

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Ways to Make a Difference in the GTA this March Break

Unsolicited Moms’ Jacqueline Court makes the case for teaching your kiddos how good it feels to do good this March Break

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How to get your boss on board with workplace volunteering

There are plenty of benefits, but if your boss still needs convincing, here’s what to do

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Why I hate when my friends say they’re poor

Understanding the difference between “broke” and “poor” is the first step toward building a more equitable society