News & Updates

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HoHoTO Swear Jars

December 8, 2010 by Michael

[This is a special guest post from HoHoTO Helper Elf, Kiva Reardon. Want to add your own Holiday message to HoHoTO fans? Let us know.] I like to swear. Well, it’s less a question of liking and more that it’s so ingrained in my vocabulary that I find I have physical reactions when I’m socially… Read more »

Help HoHoTO meet new sponsors

December 6, 2010 by Michael

A huge part of our ability to help the Daily Bread Food Bank comes from the donations made by sponsors of HoHoTO.  We’re eternally grateful to the generous and savvy sponsors who’ve chosen to support us in the past.  So far, sponsors have come to HoHoTO in one of two ways – they’ve either reached… Read more »

On tickets, taxes and how HoHoTO works

December 1, 2010 by Michael

One of the big questions this year is: how come my HoHoTO tix and sponsor packages now have HST on them? It’s a pain, we know, but we’re afraid we have no choice. Last year’s HoHoTO brought in $40,000. We hope and expect to raise even more this year. That puts us over the $30K… Read more »

HoHoTO Tickets Now On Sale!

December 1, 2010 by Michael

HoHoTO 2010 is here! Time to polish off those credit cards and PayPal accounts and start feeding Toronto’s hungry. There’s a story behind the ticket pricing this year, one we’re sure you’ll understand. Our goal, as always, is to make as much as we can for the Daily Bread Food Bank – and to ensure… Read more »

How Can I Help?

November 15, 2010 by Alexa

“I’m SO there!” and  “How can I help?” are the two things we hear most when we announce the next HoHoTO.  It’s so great to get this kind of response and a shame to waste it. So we’ve decided to help you help us help the Daily Bread help the world suck a little less… Read more »

“HoHoTO 2010, Bigger and Better”

October 28, 2010 by Michael

We’re doing it again!   December 16th 2010, HoHoTO returns for the third installment, bigger and better than ever. The organizers pulled together the first event in 2008 over the course of 48 hours. The second iteration took a bit longer. This year, we set a lofty goal to exceed all of our contributions from… Read more »