Socks for the Streets Campaign 2020

Providing Warmth to People Experiencing Homelessness

Socks for the Streets Campaign 2019

Sorted! Sock sorting event puts best foot forward

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Socks for the Streets Campaign 2020

Toronto, ON – While Toronto may be in the midst of a pandemic, Indie 88’s listening community has once again proven that generosity is key by donating over $150,000 – or 300,000 pairs of socks – to Socks 4 Souls Canada during its 4th annual partnership with the Josie Dye…

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Providing Warmth to People Experiencing Homelessness

A version of this post first appeared on Canada Helps in December 2020. The pandemic has been a challenging time for many Canadians. Our homes have been performing double and triple duty. They are now also our offices, gyms, restaurants, and even places of worship. Over…

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Socks for the Streets Campaign 2019

Toronto, ON – For the 3rd year running, Socks4Souls Canada and Indie88’s The Josie Dye Show teamed up and collected over 103,000 pairs of socks so far for people experiencing homelessness across Ontario. Thanks to the generosity of Indie 88’s listening community, these socks will be sorted and distributed across…

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Sorted! Sock sorting event puts best foot forward

Toronto, ON – On November 16, Socks 4 Souls once again had a roaring sock-sess with its 6th Annual Sock Sorting Event. Once again kindly hosted by Poly 5 Plastics at their warehouse in North York, volunteers worked throughout the day to ensure that people experiencing homelessness in Ontario would…

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5th Annual Sock Sorting Event

Toronto, ON – On a cold weekend in February, over 300 volunteers tagged & bagged 116,542 pairs of socks, of which 60,850 were immediately distributed to shelters & organizations in southwestern Ontario. Collected through our third collaboration with the “Josie Dye Show’s Socks for the Streets” Campaign on Indie…

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Socks for the Streets Campaign 2018

Toronto, ON - The Josie Dye Show and Socks4Souls Canada teamed up again this holiday season and collected thousands of new, warm socks from the good people of the GTA from November 12 - December 15, 2018. With the full weight of Indie88 behind them, The Josie Dye Show aimed…

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Putting “feet on the ground” with our Inaugural Sock Drive

Toronto, ON - On Saturday November 3rd, 2018 we hosted our first sock distribution event. About 65,845 pairs of socks were distributed across 41 shelters from the GTA, Newmarket, Brampton, St. Catherines, Guelph, Hamilton, Orangeville and Cambridge. Twelve volunteers worked with frozen hands, but warm hearts for seven hours…

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Socks 4 Souls at Homeless Connect 2018

Toronto, ON — On October 28, 2018 we joined dozens of other health related, education/training & housing service providers at the Annual Homeless Connect Toronto event held at the Mattamy Center. Thanks to the generosity of Heat Holders and their Making Life Warmer Project, 1300 pairs…

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Another Sock-sess at our 4th Annual Sock Sorting Event

Toronto, ON – On January 27 & 28 2018, over 300 volunteers spent 2 days tagging, bagging and sorting nearly 300,000 pairs of socks. Hosted at Poly 5 Plastics‘ warehouse in North York, and partnering with The Josie Dye Show at Indie 88, our volunteers…

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