Media Centre

For press and media related inquiries or to schedule an interview, please contact:

Rebecca Hare, Director of Philanthropy & Communications
e. rebecca.hare@dixonhall.org     t. 416.863.0499 x2061

Kali Madej, Communications Manager
e. kali.madej@dixonhall.org  t. 416.863.0499 x2062

Dixon Hall in the News

100 Huntley Street: June 23rd, 2017
Building Communities & Cities

CityNews Toronto: June 22nd, 2017
Toronto legal clinic challenges panhandling law as unconstitutional

Metro Morning: June 12th, 2017
Kenneth Slater discusses his award-winning St.Vincent Program with Metro Morning's Matt Galloway.

Inside Toronto: June 5th, 2017
Trip to St. Vincent helps land Regent Park youth worker award

CityNews Toronto:  May 30th, 2017
Tent cities on the rise as shelters remain near capacity

snapd Cabbagetown/Village: May 12th, 2017
Dixonlicious - A Taste of Community

Catholic Register: April 25, 2017
Toronto's Out of the Cold system faces breaking point: report

Toronto Star: April 24, 2017
Out of the Cold program set to close  for another year

Inside Toronto: March 22, 2017
CYC, Dixon Hall offer up eats and fun at gala fundraisers

Saturdays with Ted - NewsTalk 1010: March 18, 2017

CBC News Toronto: March 16, 2017
No boys allowed: girls rock out at Regent Park camp

Beach Mirror: February 22nd, 2017
East Toronto youth give back on Family Day

CBC News: Daybreak North February 11th, 2017
'Cleansing the Highway of Tears': Toronto students learn about MMIW in cross-country musical collaboration

Metro Morning: February 2nd, 2017
Remembering Ali Rizeig

CBC News: February 1st, 2017
'Tonight we lost': Regent Park mourns shooting victim

CityNews Toronto: December 21st, 2016
Out of the Cold founder remembered, homeless crisis continues in Toronto

NOW Magazine: March 30, 2016
Local Heroes: Girls Rock Camp Toronto's Magali Meagher & Alysha Haugen

CNW Group: February 12, 2016
Neil Hetherington Named as Chief Executive Officer at Dixon Hall Neighbourhood Services

Toronto Star: December 13, 2015
Dixon Hall Youth Centre left without permanent home in Regent Park revitalization

Global News: November 25, 2015
Community leaders rally to build youth centre in Regent Park

NOW Magazine: November 25, 2015
Regent Park's Youth Centre Raising Money to Rebuild

Metro News: November 25, 2015
Regent Park looks to raise $3-million for permanent youth centre

CBC Metro Morning: November 25, 2015
Dixon Hall - CBC Player

Toronto Star: June 14, 2015
Touring Trevlyn Kennedy's Regent Park

InsideToronto.com: February 11, 2015
Councillors Fletcher and McMahon bring the hammer down at Toronto City Hall

Daily Commercial News: October 9, 2014
Carpenters’ program helps build up disadvantaged youth

InsideToronto.com: June 18, 2014
Regent Park community officially opens new park June 21

Financial Post: May 5, 2014
A healthy community is good for everyone’s bottom line

InsideToronto.com: March 17, 2014
Five downtown organizations hoping to win $50,000 grant from Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment

InsideToronto.com: March 4, 2014
Food security issues a focus for Regent Park

The Globe and Mail: November 22, 2013
Toronto musician gives back to the program that inspired him

InsideToronto.com: October 31, 2013
Partnership brings new careers, opportunities to Regent Park residents

Community Partnerships: October 4, 2013
World Congress – Paint Box video

CBC Metro Morning: August 1, 2013
Report on Homelessness

Global News: May 15, 2013
Toronto organizations teach life skills and make buildings more accessible

Toronto Star: March 4, 2013
Suburbs a lonely place to be a single mother, but one group hopes to INCITE support

Toronto Star: December 26, 2012
Microloans helping Regent Park entrepreneurs get ahead

Toronto Star: December 10, 2012
United Way: Dixon Hall opens the door to woman "knocked off my feet"

Toronto Star: November 22, 2012
Lessons for all at Dixon Hall get paid back with fundraiser

Toronto Star: June 10, 2012
Construction can’t stop Regent Park campers’ fun

The Globe and Mail: August 16, 2011
Rapper Drake wins Allan Slaight Award

Toronto Sun: December 2, 2009
Taste of the past