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Hangover Auction Supreme! (Items inside)

December 13, 2014 by Rayanne Langdon

We have 16 (16!) incredible lots for this year’s Hangover Auction. Please read the rules and tips carefully. Retail values are approximate and, as always, lots are subject to change until the auction begins. 7 p.m. LOT #1 – Kobo Arc 10HD android tablet, donated by Kobo – retail value $100 LOT #2 – $200 off a… Read more »

Ready, Set, Tweet! Hangover Auction Rules

December 13, 2014 by Rayanne Langdon

If it wasn’t a clean sweep for you at the raffle on Thursday night, don’t worry — the infamous Hangover Auction is back! Starting at 7 p.m. tomorrow (Sunday, Dec. 14), we’ll be auctioning off even more amazing prizes on Twitter. The Hangover Auction includes great new prizes and any prizes left unclaimed from Thursday’s… Read more »

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!

December 12, 2014 by Katie Boland

Last night we raised $35k for the Daily Bread Food Bank. It was fun and for a great cause. We’ll be raising more this Sunday evening, December 14 during our #HangoverAuction – tune in to #HoHoTO 7-9 p.m. We’ve got a drone, keyboard & more! Photo booth photos to come on the Facebook page. HoHoTO… Read more »

HoHoTO music party preview!

December 11, 2014 by Lee Dale

The requests are in thanks to Tilt. The music is downloaded thanks to the intarwebs. We’ve got an epic evening of classic 80s, hip hop, R&B, rock, and other fun stuff planned. And no one has asked to hear Eminem, so I couldn’t be more thrilled!

See you tonight!
Nico, Andrew, and Lee, your music team.

Raffle Q & A

December 11, 2014 by Rayanne Langdon

You’ve probably read all about our amazing raffle prizes for tonight’s party, right? Right. But, in case you missed it, take a look at this sweet list and get set for good luck tonight! First thing’s first, though — there are some things you gotta know and there are some rules you gotta follow. Let’s talk about that, shall… Read more »

Thanks to our Community Supporters!

December 10, 2014 by Katie Boland

We’re very grateful to our community supporters who have helped us spread the news about our event to their members. Here is a little bit about them: HIGHLINE Venture Capital is a global VC-backed accelerator platform that helps early-stage startups establish global connections, achieve product/market fit, and secure institutional capital. MaRS Discovery District is dedicated to driving economic… Read more »

Tanya on working at the Daily Bread Food Bank

December 9, 2014 by Katie Boland

The number of households in Ontario turning to food banks increased significantly this year, according to the Ontario Association of Food Banks.In total, 17,182 households accessed food banks in March 2014 compared to 14,206 households last year. To further explain the need for funding and why help is needed we asked Tanya, a DB Production Assistant,… Read more »

Tania Samsonova on volunteering for #HoHoTO

December 8, 2014 by Katie Boland

Can you believe it? We’re all a few days away to the best holiday party of the year! And we couldn’t do it without our group of dedicated volunteers, many that come back every year, to check guests in, collect donations at the photo booth, sell raffle tickets and much more. To give you an… Read more »

Raffle Roundup

December 7, 2014 by Katie Boland

We thought that you’d like to read about all the incredible prizes our sponsors have donated to the raffle. Please note that some of these items will end up in our fabulous HANGOVER AUCTION, which will take place on Sunday, December 14th— but more on that soon. And all of these items are subject to… Read more »