On Saturday, January 21, the Repair Café team returned to the Toronto Reference Library for the first event of 2017. We are excited to report that we had 58 volunteers this time, the largest number we have ever had for one event. It was great to see many new volunteers, and a […]

New year begins, new records set!

2016 was another successful year for Repair Café. We not only achieved our goals of diverting waste from landfills and teaching people how to repair, we also continued to expand a repair community of volunteers and supporters who share our values and believe in our work. We have shown continuous […]

Repair Café is here to stay

On Saturday, October 22, during International Repair Café Week and Canada’s Waste Reduction Week, we visited Albion Public Library in the Finch and Kipling neighbourhood. Our fixers were busy working with visitors to fix their broken household items. At this special event, our fixer team has expanded to include a few special members, both from Vancouver and from Toronto. […]

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