Remembering Elspeth Heyworth: A Life Lived in Service

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July

Remembering Elspeth Heyworth: A Life Lived in Service

Elspeth Heyworth is a former Executive Director of Dixon Hall who was known for her progressive and welcoming attitude, her commitment to social justice, and her passion for empowering women from all backgrounds..

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July

The Elspeth Heyworth Bursary: For Young Women in Regent Park Seeking to Further Their Education

The Elspeth Heyworth Bursary is for women in the downtown east who are pursuing further education but are facing financial difficulties. Funds can be used for tuition, textbooks/school supplies, and/or daycare or transportation costs.

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May

Dixonlicious 2019: a Record Year!

Dixonlicious 2019 was a milestone event for the agency and our community. We raised a record-breaking $105,000 to support our food programs in the downtown east!

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April

Food Insecurity in Toronto is on the rise

1 in 7 households in Toronto struggle with food insecurity. But what exactly does that mean, and why does it matter?

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March

Food at Dixon Hall: The Connecting Thread

Dixon Hall has a long legacy of providing food to those in need – the agency started as a soup kitchen in 1929! Today, we’re examining the importance of food at DH, and the different ways we use it in our work with vulnerable populations.