It costs a lot to provide a safe, stable, suitable home for Toronto’s chronically homeless. It costs even more not to.

Homes First Foundation contributes to the development and provision of affordable, stable housing and support services to break the cycle of homelessness for people with the fewest housing options.

Your gift helps more than 730 Homes First residents who are making the difficult transition from life on the street towards long-term stable housing.

Funds raised by the Foundation elevate the work of the Homes First Society and amplify its impact by drawing together individuals, businesses, and foundations into the cause of ending chronic homelessness.

Homes First Foundation is a registered charitable organization that relies on generous support from people like you. We aim to provide a reliable, effective, and accountable channel for philanthropy.

Board of Directors

Meet the Board

Board of Directors


Come Home For Dinner

After 7 years of Homes For Dinner, we would like to invite you to be part of a new and exciting concept in 2019.

One party, one room.

An intimate dinner party at the community-based Wychwood Barns. We invite you to Come Home For Dinner. Join us in a celebration of HOME to support those who don’t have one. This year Homes First will be the primary hosts, along with the support of sponsors. Guest will enjoy an evening of entertainment and a one of a kind culinary experience designed by Chef Cory Vitiello.

For more information and to reserve your tickets, please see our events website

Tribute Gifts

Tribute Gifts

Gift in Honor/Memory

You can designate your gift in Memory of a loved one or in Honor of a special occasion may be given directly online or mailed to:

Homes First Foundation

90 Shuter Street 2nd Floor

Toronto,  ON  M5B 2K6.

If you wish us to mail a card in Honor or Memory, please provide the mailing information. For more information call 416-395-0203.

An in-memory gift is a special way to honour someone who is no longer with us, while at the same time helping others. It is a positive way to make the memory of a friend or a loved one last and let family members know that they are in your thoughts.

Making an in Memorial donation takes only a few clicks and we can send an e-card on your behalf acknowledging your caring gift.


  • Income tax receipts will be issued for donations of $10 or more unless requested.
  • Please note that unless indicated by you, all donations made will be recognized in the Annual Report donor listings and website donor scroll.


Learn more about Tribute Gifts

Tribute Gifts

Contact Foundation

Contact Foundation

Homes First Foundation
90 Shuter St. 11th floor
Toronto, ON
M5B 2K6

For media inquiries regarding Homes First Foundation please contact
Dylann McLean 

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Homes First Administration Office, 90 Shuter Street, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON M5B 2K6
Phone: 416-214-1870 Fax: 416-214-1873

Registered Canadian Charitable Registration No. 118962182 RR 0001