Pancake Breakfast

Title: Pancake Breakfast
Description: Kick off the the Holidays over a yummy pancake breakfast with friends and neighbours. No need to sign up, just show up if you are able. Be sure to stick around for a screening of the hysterical holiday classic Elf!
Date: 20181202

DFC Holiday Night Market

Tuesday December 11, 6pm -8pm in the Main Lobby of 85 Bleecker 

All members are welcome to stop by this night market and pick up crafts and backed goods – all made by DFC members! This will also be your only chance to pick up some DFC Honey! Snacks and refreshments will also be on hand. If you would like to be a vendor at this event, please contact Ryan Hayward in the office.

Christmas Dinner Party!

Tuesday December 25, 2018 starting at 4:00pm in the Community Room 

DFC is thrilled to invite you to our 4th Annual Christmas Dinner Party! We will start with coffee and lite refreshments at 4:00 pm and aim to have dinner at around 5:30pm.

To RSVP for the event, get more information or volunteer to help out, please contact

Ryan Hayward

416 920 7340×204 /

New Years Brunch!

Tuesday January 1, 2019 starting at 12:00pm in the Community Room 

Kick off your 2019 with friends, laughs and great eats at the 3rd Annual DFC New Year’s Day Brunch! The Co-op will provide big ticket items (meats, some sides etc) but guests planning to attend should being something to share pot-luck style of they are able.

To RSVP, get more information or volunteer to help out, please contact

Ryan Hayward

416 920 7340×204 /


Community IN Housing


Thursday November 29 at 7pm
in the Community Room of Diane Frankling Co-operative Homes

85 Bleecker Street, Toronto ON. m4x-1×1

We are well aware of the barriers and obstacles many people face in their search for affordable rental housing. DFC will be hosting a panel discussion – a venue to voice ideas and explore possible solutions to address the rental housing crisis.  Speaking on the panel will be;

Ambi Sinnathambu – Supervisor @ The Housing Help Centre
Tee Copenace – Urban Indigenous Cohort @ York University
Emily Mathieu – Affordable Housing Reporter @ The Toronto Star
Victoria Watson – Youth Housing Coordinator @ The 519 Community Centre

All are welcome to attend. Should you have any questions about the event, please contact

Ryan Hayward
416 920 7340 x204 /

Creative Writing Group

Tuesday November 27 @ 1pm in the Community Room 

DFC will be hosting its next Expressive Writing Group on Tuesday November 27 @ 1 pm in the Community Room with the ever fabulous Honey Novick

All members are welcome to attend. No experience or background in writing is required! Just be willing share your thoughts and be creative!

We’ll use a different approach to self-expression
We’ll talk and write and share what’s important to us
Each voice is important, each story a tale to tell
We’ll create a safe and fun atmosphere

DFC Thanksgiving Dinner

Sunday October 7, starting at 4:00pm in the Community Room 


The co-op will once again be hosting a Thanksgiving Dinner for all members interested in attending. We will handle the meat and potatoes (pun intended) of the event. Guests are encouraged, but not required, to bring other side dishes or deserts to share.

Mingling and cocktails at 4:00pm followed by dinner at 5:00pm. All guests planning to attend are kindly asked to RSVP by Thursday October 4 by contacting.


Ryan Hayward
416 920 7340 x204