Happy Birthday Eva Smith

2019 is an exciting year for Eva’s as it marks 30 years since the creation of our organization, first called North York Emergency Home for Youth and 25 years since the establishment of our first shelter, Eva's Place, the first youth-focused shelter in North York. It’s all thanks to Eva Maud Smith, whose advocacy and leadership shone a light on hidden youth homelessness. Today is the Anniversary of Eva Smith’s Birthday, and we’re starting our anniversary celebrations by honouring [...]

Happy Birthday Eva Smith2021-02-03T23:05:16-05:00

Donor Profile: Jesse

This year marks 25 years since Eva’s Place opened because of the hard work and dedication of our Founding Mother, Eva Maud Smith. While she passed in 1993 before Eva’s Place opened, her spirit lives on today in the work that we do. Eva was a community leader in the North York area who achieved great things. Folks uphold her legacy by supporting the young people that come to us every day for support. "These kids matter to me [...]

Donor Profile: Jesse2019-01-16T14:52:35-05:00

Winter Youth Zine

Every three months, youth at Eva's Place with the support of Bryn, Recreation Coordinator, work on a Zine. A Zine is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images. In this case, every spread is an original piece by a young person staying at Eva's. It's printed at Eva's social enterprise Print Shop and distributed amongst the sites. You can get an exclusive look at the Winter Zine below! You can click an image to enlarge it! [...]

Winter Youth Zine2019-01-04T17:02:30-05:00