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These 13 winning photos by people who’ve experienced homelessness will make up the next MYTORONTO calendar

By Emily Mathieu Affordable Housing Reporter Thu., Oct. 11, 2018 Hardship and periods of homelessness have left a positive mark on the heart of Maria Santos. “It stayed with me. You just don’t forget that. You become more humble,” said Santos, 54, explaining that she once relied on emergency shelters, sometimes with her very young […]

2,400 images. 100 cameras. Seeing Toronto through a different lens

Emily Mathieu, The Toronto Star Fri., Aug. 25, 2017 MYTORONTO photo project put disposable cameras in the hands of people who have experienced homelessness or are currently without housing and tasked them to take images of what inspires them. The top 13 will be in a calendar.    Far from the sidewalks, away from the street […]