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HoHoTO 2011 – We Need YOU!

November 24, 2011 by Alexa

Here’s why we do this: (from Daily Bread Food Bank) With a shortfall of 140,000 pounds of food and $85,000 from the Fall Drive, Daily Bread is looking to raise 1.2 million pounds of food and 1.2 million dollars by January 4 in order to ensure that food continues to go out over the winter… Read more »

Hangover Auction Prize Lots & Times

December 20, 2010 by Alexa

We’re all chomping at the bit to know what’s up for grabs tonight at the Hangover Auction, and finally the list!!! 8:00-8:30 Lots #Lot1 – Sony eReader Sony eReader ($200) Sponsor @EdenSpodek #Lot2 – Cloud Space 2.5 hours of collaborative at Cloud Espresso Bar, 968 Queen Street West, Toronto ($200) Sponsors – @CloudAdAgency & SMG… Read more »

Hangover Auction How To

December 20, 2010 by Alexa

Tonight is the #HoHoTO Hangover Auction,  your last chance to help HoHoTO help the world suck a little less by helping the Daily Bread. After Thursday’s massive, exhausting and wonderful HoHoTO Holiday Party, we’ve got some unclaimed prizes left over  so we’re auctioning them off along with a handful of goodies we kept in reserve… Read more »

Hangover Auction – Monday Dec 20th!

December 17, 2010 by Alexa

Missed out on #HoHoTO? Didn’t win anything? Want a creative way to help us get over the $62K mark? Join the Hangover Auction on Monday night on twitter! “What is the Hangover Auction” you ask? It’s when we auction off all the unclaimed raffle prizes on twitter to continue raising money for Daily Bread Food… Read more »

How To HoHoTO

December 16, 2010 by Michael

So you’ve got your HoHoTO ticket in hand and you’re getting ready to deck those halls tonight. Woohoo! Whether this is your first HoHoTO or you’re a seasoned reveler, we thought these ten quick tips and reminders might come in handy: 1. GET YOUR VENUE ON: HoHoTO is once more at The Mod Club – they’ve… Read more »

HoHoTO Raffle Goodies

December 16, 2010 by Michael

One of the ways we help Daily Bread at HoHoTO is to raise more money with raffle ticket sales. Every year, our generous in-kind sponsors step up with fantastic prizes and this year they have out done themselves. We have three prizes being given away every 15 minutes, and four at the top of every… Read more »

Rogers $25 raffle ticket deal

December 16, 2010 by Michael

[This is a guest post from Miranda MacDonald, part of the Social Media Team at Rogers] Spend $25 on tickets, get warm device-happy fingers for you and help feed a family of four! Hello, HoHoTOers! I’ve got good news for your cold-but-device-happy fingers AND your conscience: Rogers has partnered up with HoHoTO so that the… Read more »

The HoHoTO Equation: You drink = they eat.

December 14, 2010 by Michael

Those of us on Daily Bread Food Bank’s email list received another stark reminder this morning of why we do all this: Imagine how it must feel to be hungry at this time of year, knowing that soon, thousands of families across Toronto will be sitting down and sharing a meal. A meal that you… Read more »

Be a creative sponsor this season

December 10, 2010 by zoe siskos

[This is a guest post by Zoë Siskos, Community Manager for You can read more on their blog, or follow their Twitter account @HomeStars] This time of year can be overwhelming. It seems that the biggest events, charitable promotions and holidays happen all at once. Of course, we should all remind ourselves that we are fortunate… Read more »

Add a little HoHoTO Love to your email sig

December 9, 2010 by Michael

We’ve seen a bunch of our Twitter friends doing the Twibbon thing to show their support for HoHoTO by adding a simple image overlay to their Twitter avatar. Of course, not everybody is on Twitter (er… they aren’t?).  So if you’re a HoHoTO supporter, how else can you help spread the word to all those… Read more »