(CBC - April 2017) Vicky Vo says choosing the perfect prom dress for her big night last year was overwhelming. Never mind the extensive colour palette to choose from — the 18-year-old was also looking for the perfect style. But thanks to Toronto charity New Circles, she had the help of a personal shopper as well as a fully-funded outfit.
(Global - April 2017) It’s prom season, an exciting time in the lives of teens, but for many it can also be stressful since the average cost of attending is more than $500.
(Huffington Post - June 2017) Prom: it's the finale of your high school career. A night they say you'll remember forever. So for that, you gotta look good, right? Right.
Seniors are some of the most vulnerable members of our community, often facing social isolation, mobility barriers, and other health and accessibility issues. Due to these challenges, many of our senior clients are unable to visit GLOW – so that’s where the Mobile Mall comes in!
These fun events bring racks of specially selected clothing, shoes and accessories – as well as health workshops and a chance to socialize with volunteers and neighbours – to six local Toronto Community Housing residences.
On August 10, the Huffington Post visited the Mobile Mall and met with residents to learn about their stories. Click here to view the video!
Check out this coverage of the LIST program in the North York Mirror
Spring came early for New Circles on Tuesday, March 1st. About 50 die-hard supporters showed up at 6:30am to welcome BT’s Live Eye host Jennifer Valentyne and help launch the 2016 Prom drive for our 9th Annual Prom Boutique.
A number of special guests joined us as well: