Chocolate for Refuge!

Our Chocolate for Refuge sale was such a hit for 2020, so we’re bringing it back for 2021!

Our group in Toronto and the Ottawa South Committee for Refugee support are working together to raise funds to sponsor a Congolese family to Canada.

When you buy your Christmas Chocolate in support of our fundraiser, you’re not only getting amazing Purdy’s Chocolate, you’re helping refuge seekers find better lives. It’s so sweet of you to help!

Place your order online (read below for more details) starting in early September.

TORONTO ORDERS – pickup is in Scarborough / Guildwood

Order by October 27th, 2021 to pick up your order on November 14th
a great option if you like to have lots of time to mail gifts for the holidays
Order by November 23 to pick up by December 11th

Can’t get to Guildwood to pick up your order: please contact me before ordering (at with your name and nearest intersection. If you’re in Scarborough/Toronto/Pickering I’ll do my best to arrange delivery!

Ready to order? The Purdy’s website will be ready to take orders in early September !

For now, you can click here to visit the Purdy’s site and set up a profile. I’ll email you when ordering is available.

Once you reach the Purdy’s website, you’ll be asked for your email address and invited to “Join a Campaign” button. Go ahead and do that, so you can create a quick profile that you can return to as many times as you like.

The Purdy’s site will ask you for a “Campaign Customer Number” It’s 54472.
The Toronto Sale has 2 pick-up dates: one is November 14 (order by Oct 27) which will give you lots of time to mail chocolate to friends and family for holiday gifts. The later pickup date is December 11th (order by Nov 23). You are welcome to order from one or both sales!

Soon, you’ll be shopping for delightful holiday chocolates!

While you wait for ordering to be available, you can browse the
2021 Christmas Catalogue

Some people have found the Purdy’s site a little tricky to navigate. Coming soon: a webpage with step-by-step instructions to navigate the Purdy’s ordering site. Or feel free to contact me at We can set up a time to meet on zoom, evenings between 7 and 9pm or weekends. I’ll walk you through it. Or, I could even send you a paper order form.

Scarborough Fundraiser Start Here
Click the image to visit the Purdy’s site and start your order (set up a profile any time. Ordering starts in early September). Before you go there, remember to note down our “Campaign Customer Number” 54472

The Ottawa South Committee for Refugee suport is partnering with us on this sale. But the ordering page isn’t quite ready yet. Send me a note and I’ll let you know when it’s up!

Thank you for your support!

*Purdys Chocolatier has given me permission to use their images on this website for the purpose of promoting this fundraiser.

Thank you from Nadia and Darrick Heyd! This sefie was taken at the Oct 3, 2020 Ride for Refuge in support of AURA.
Learn more about the 2021 Ride for Refuge here

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