Partner Spotlight – Centre Francophone de Toronto

Graphic for Partner Spotlight - Centre Francophone at East Scarborough Storefront

This week’s Partner Spotlight features Centre Francophone and the work they do to support the French Speaking community. Centre Francophone was created in 2004 to help meet the needs of the Francophone community in Toronto. Centre Francophone comes to The Storefront on Fridays from 9am to 5pm. They provide settlement services for newcomers who are French Speaking. The settlement worker … Read More

Partner Spotlight – WoodGreen Community Services

Partner Spotlight Graphic - WoodGreen

The Storefront’s Service Delivery Hub is one of the best known and most accessed resources East Scarborough Storefront offers to the KGO (Kingston-Galloway/Orton Park) community. At our hub, community members can find 35+ social service partners who help make their lives better – without having to travel to 35 locations around town!  This week, we feature our partner… WoodGreen Community Services WoodGreen … Read More

2018 Winter Holiday Hours

Poster showing Winter 2018 Holiday hours

Monday, December 24th – 9:00a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 25th – Closed Wednesday, December 26th – Closed Thursday, December 27th – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, December 28th – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday, December 31st – 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 1st – Closed Wednesday, January 2nd – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Thursday, … Read More

Partner Spotlight – TDSB – Essential Skills Upgrading

Partner Spotlight - TDSB Essential Skills Upgrading

The Storefront’s Service Delivery Hub is one of the best known and most accessed resources East Scarborough Storefront offers to the KGO (Kingston-Galloway/Orton Park) community. At our hub, community members can find 35+ social service partners who help make their lives better – without having to travel to 35 locations around town! This Partner Spotlight comes out every 2 weeks, and … Read More

Partner Spotlight – CultureLink

Partner Spotlight - CultureLink

The Storefront’s Service Delivery Hub is one of the best known and most accessed resources East Scarborough Storefront offers to the KGO (Kingston-Galloway/Orton Park) community. At our hub, community members can find 35+ social service partners who help make their lives better – without having to travel to 35 locations around town! This Partner Spotlight comes out every 2 weeks, and … Read More

Giving Tuesday Contest! Become a recurring donor and you could win!

Image - Giving Tuesday Contest!

Everyone likes prizes, right?  Here’s what you might win and how: We’d like to encourage everyone who cares deeply about building community together in KGO to make a recurring gift to The Storefront.  Even a small recurring gift can make a big difference to building community together! Your community matters! Just yesterday someone called up to offer us 2 tickets to … Read More

Our very own Anne Gloger wins City Builder Award from Canadian Urban Institute

Photo of Storefront Staff accepting CUI award on Anne's Behalf

On November 1st, 2018 The Storefront’s very own Anne Gloger was presented with the Canadian Urban Institute’s “City Builder” Award.  Anne was out of town the day of the ceremony, so our team accepted the award on her behalf. In CUI’s words: “Anne receives this award for her leadership role in the creation of East Scarborough Storefront and the Centre … Read More

Partner Spotlight – John Howard Society of Toronto – HIPP -Helping Individuals Plan Positively

PartnerSpotligh graphic - John Howard Society - HIPP

The Storefront’s Service Delivery Hub is one of the best known and most accessed resources East Scarborough Storefront offers to the KGO (Kingston-Galloway/Orton Park) community. At our hub, community members can find 35+ social service partners who help make their lives better – without having to travel to 35 locations around town! This Partner Spotlight comes out every 2 weeks, so … Read More

Partner Spotlight – Afghan Women’s Organization – AWO

Partner Spotlight Graphic - Afghan Women's Organization

Afghan Women’s Organization (AWO) Settlement Assistance and Family Support Services “From Isolation to Full Participation” The Storefront’s Service Delivery Hub is one of the best known and most accessed resources that East Scarborough Storefront offers to the KGO (Kingston-Galloway/Orton Park) community. At our hub, community members can find 35+ social service partners who help make their lives better – without … Read More

Partner Spotlight: Catholic Crosscultural Services (CCS)

Graphic of a spotlight, featuring Storefront partner Catholic Crosscultural Services

East Scarborough Storefront has developed partnerships with more than 35 different organizations who come to our neighbourhood to offer services to people who live, work, and/or spend time in Kingston-Galloway / Orton Park. Over the coming weeks and months, we’ll be using this Partner Spotlight to share stories and facts about the organizations who come to offer services and supports … Read More