Homes For Dinner 2018

Reserve your tickets today!

416-849-1590 or purchase on the website


Home with Friends

Want a more intimate fundraiser with friends? Think about hosting your own dinner party! Click for more info. 

Past Events:

Homes For Dinner November 19, 2016

A celebration of home to support those who don’t have one. Homes for Dinner is the coolest city-wide dinner party to hit Toronto. On November 19th, guests took a chance and bought tickets to a dinner party without knowing their host or at whose home they’ll be eating. The night began with all ticket holders gathering for a fabulous cocktail reception at William Ashley China – Bloor & Bay. Here guests were handed an envelope:  inside their host and address was revealed! They dashed off to dinner for a night full of entertainment and amazing food. Strangers shared a delicious feast, celebrated what it means to have a home and created a sense of community together.

Over $100,000 cash was raised to support people who don’t have a home in this city. Homes for Dinner also raised over $100,000 in-kind and in total, there were over 300 participants. Please visit our social media pages for more photos and updates.







Home With Friends

The coolest, yummiest way to do something good!

Some call it social dining...

Some say it's a party with a purpose...

We think of it as an opportunity for you to share great food for a cause among friends! 

How does it work?

Plan a dinner party. It could be fancy dress, home cooking, or your favorite take-out.

Set up a pledge page

Contact Homes First so we can help you set up a pledge page. Instead of asking your friends to bring wine/ beer/ flowers ask them to pledge a donation to Homes First. 


Homes First provides critical services for the most vulnerable in our city and we rely on donor support to help us achieve our goals. Each night we provide shelter to over 730 men, women, and children. You can help us provide even more housing and improve the quality of life for those who are hardest to house. 


Throw your own fundraiser for Homes First

Have another event or fundraising idea?

A third-party event is any fundraiser that a group or individual might hold to raise money for Homes First. 

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