World Food Day 2018

Today is World Food Day. It’s a day where people all over the world raise awareness and action about food insecurity. Nova Scotians have some of the highest rates of food insecurity in Canada. Together let’s commit to not wasting food and making sure people in our community are fed. Spread the word #ZeroHunger #WorldFoodDay2018

Community Events

Winter 2018

Giving TuesdayPop Up Event – Scotia Square Tuesday Nov. 27th,  9:30 – 5, click for details. Participate in Giving Tuesday today by making a donation online.

Thank you – so grateful for community members and their creative contributions

  • Smash Out Hunger – Softball Tournament raised $3368
  • October 14, 2018 – Annual 30 for 30 Art Sale at The Nook raised $1100
  • Spring Into Action Concert,by spARC, raised over $500
  • John and Brad Mayo raised over $1600 with their chilly swim for shelter event – take a look  here
  • The Head Shoppe Redken Launch raised $350 to purchase shampoo for those we serve.
  • The Trivia Night, hosted in January by Boyne Clarke, raised $506


Become a Community Fundraiser for Shelter Nova Scotia.

Are you a great organizer? Do you have a knack for fund raising ideas? Can you get people excited and wanting to help a great cause? If the answer is yes to any of these questions, then please join our ever growing group of community fundraisers! To host an event on our behalf please fill out our third party fundraising agreement and send in for approval to
Here are a few ways you can help:

  • Concerts
  • Bake Sale/Lemonade Stand
  • Golf Tournament/Putting Contest
  • Wedding Favours
  • BBQ
  • Family get together
  • Garage/Yard Sale
  • School or Daycare fundraiser
  • Birthday party donations in lieu of gifts

If you have your own creative new idea – that’s great too!

Annual Golf Classic

Join us on July 12th, at The Links at Brunello and golf for good!  Click here to register.

What's included?
8:00 Check in 18 holes of golf
8:45 Drive to starting holeShared power cart
9:00 Shotgun startCocktail party
3:00 Cocktail reception/awards (cash bar)Prizes, networking and fun.
4:00 Head homeCharity receipt for a portion of the fee upon request.


Sleep-Out For Shelter NS


A night of reflection. 

Will you accept the challenge? Shelter Nova Scotia’s Sleep Out is an evening of reflection for people from all walks of life – families, politicians, business leaders, community members, health care practitioners – anyone who wants to make their community stronger. The 2018 event has been postponed. Thank you for your understanding.