The YWCA December 6 Fund provides interest-free loans to women and gender diverse individuals fleeing abuse. We help women and gender diverse individuals establish themselves in safety.
December 6 Fund History
To qualify for a loan, an applicant must meet the following criteria:
Applicants must be able to provide the following documents:
The December 6th Fund provides loans for expenses experienced as a direct result of fleeing an abusive relationship. Funds can be used towards:
This loan fund is not intended to cover rental arrears – if not directly related to violence.
Loans are interest free and repaid in small monthly payments by pre-authorized debit.
Applicants must be referred by a community / social service agency. Referring workers must complete the referral form and submit a letter of support. The letter must be on formal letterhead and addressed to YWCA Toronto December 6th Fund (i.e. third-party letters will not be accepted).
Program Support Worker
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