Other events — Current

MCHC 20th Anniversary Event


























Women STRUT for Women 2013

Sandra Jones, a long-standing member of the Muriel Collins Co-op was honoured with the 2013 Mary Sheffield Award for her outstanding 19 years of volunteer service.

"Sandra has been attending and volunteering at Fred Victor Women’s Day Program for the past four years.

She has 19 volunteer years of experience coordinating and choreographing Black History Month events and specializes in helping senior women and women with severe disabilities."

For full details please click here and here!



Christmas 2012 toydrive for 51 Division

President of MCC and Chair of the Social Committee Eileen Leishman presents the toys donated by members of the co-op for the 51st Division Annual Toy Drive.


THANK YOU members for contributing!



Eileen Leishman and the Social Committee do their usual GREAT job of decorating our lobbies

Christmas Trees 2012 in the Muriel Collins Co-op

The Social Committee is holding its Annual...

Christmas Toy Drive!

 Toy Drive image

Join the Spirit of the Season!

Please donate an unwrapped toy for a special child! Donations will be accepted until Monday, December 17th, 2012.

Donations will then be forwarded to Toronto Police 51 Division and the Community!

The Gardening Committee is having a...

"Decorate your door for the holidays"

Beginning December 17th

Christmas door decoration
Get into the festive spirit and decorate your unit door to celebrate the season!

During the week of December 17th, the Gardening Committee will be visinting the floors and picking one front door from each of our buildings to win a prize!

Good luck and have fun decorating!


Other events — Past

Information about our new bike storage area!

25 July 2012

humancentric1smallIt may not look quite like the image on the left, but... Work is commencing in the undergound garage to construct our new bicycle storage area.

Once the storage area is complete, we will contact members that are currently occupying a space in the courtyard storage room to move their bike to the new storage area.

For those members interested in obtaining a space, please contact the office!


Notice to all members — Air Conditioning Start Up

22 May 2012

Air conditioning unitWe have been notified by our contractors that the new air conditioning system will be operational as of THURSDAY, MAY 31, 2012.

The unit will be commissioned by the City of Toronto, and the turnover will take place as of this date. Once the unit is turned on, it may take 24-48 hours for you to feel the full effects of the air conditioning. Thank you for your patience.

We have been working diligently with the contractors to ensure that this project is completed as soon as possible!

Easter Coloring Contest!

easter colouringAll children 12 and under are invited to take part in the Easter Coloring Contest, brought to you by the Social Committee!

Two prizes will be given out … one for ages 6 and under, and the other for ages between 7 and 12.

There are 2 coloring pages to choose from and they are available in the office.

Be sure to hand in your picture no later than Wednesday, April 4th, 2012!

Get out your crayons and markers and good luck!

To all members… Filming notice

Film equipment picture

On TUESDAY, MARCH 13TH, 2012, the television drama “FLASHPOINT” will be filming on Lombard St. They will be filming a stunt scene!

In addition to Lombard St., a small portion of our laneway will be used, and the party room will be used as a lunch facility for the crew.

In order to reduce any inconvenience to the members, we will be opening up the exit to Richmond Street E., for cars to exit, and Police will be on Lombard Street to allow members to return back into the Co-op throughout the day.

We thank you for your co-operation with regards to this matter!


February 2012

The Social Committee presents…

The Annual 50/50 Draw 

For the Heart and Stroke Foundation!

heart and stroke foundation logo



Tickets on Sale!

1 for $2.00 or 3 for $5.00


Half of the proceeds raised with go the Heart and Stroke Foundation!


The Social Committee is holding its Annual...

Christmas Toy Drive!

 Toy Drive image

Join the Spirit of the Season!

Please donate an unwrapped toy for a special child! Donations will be accepted until Monday, December 19th, 2011.

Donations will then be forwarded to Toronto Police 51 Division and the Community!

General Membership Meeting

Monday, December 12th, 2011, 7 pm — Party Room

Elections will be held for 4 (four) available positions on the Board of Directors on Monday, December 12th, 2011 at 7:00 pm in the Party Room.

A current list of nominees are as follows:

  • Abdi Ahmed
  • Vivienne Baker-McNevin
  • Debbie Cornwall
  • Diana Kahler
  • Coreen Kemp
  • Eileen Leishman

All nominees will have an opportunity to speak at the GMM prior to elections taking place! The elections will be overseen by CHFT!

We look forward to seeing you at the GMM on Monday, December 12th, 2011!




The Social Committee invites you to a

Craft, Tea and Bake Sale

Saturday, November 12th, 2011 10 am – 2 pm

MCC Party room

Tables are available for $10 if you'd like to sell your homemade crafts or baked goods!Tea will be served by our Social Committee during the event.Contact the office for more information.


The Social Committee invites you to a



Thursday, October 27th, 2011 6 pm

Enjoy a hot dog or hamburger
For the Co-op kids…
Get into the spirit of Halloween and pick up a pumpkin at the BBQ! Take it home and decorate it, and bring it back to the office by Monday, Oct. 31… there will be a prize for the best pumpkin!!

The Halloween Treat bags will be ready for pick up at the BBQ for children’s names that were submitted to the office!

Thank you and Happy Halloween!

A Special Draw For the CURE!

Breast Cancer logoOctober is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the Social Committee will be holding a special 50/50 draw… half of the funds raised will go to a lucky member, and the other half will be donated to the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.

Tickets will be on sale starting Monday, October 3, 2011, with the lucky ticket being drawn on October 28th, 2011.

Show your support and get your tickets in the office and door to door!

Good luck, and thank you for helping us get one step closer to a cure!

Happy Halloween

The Social Committee is gladly accepting donations to fill Halloween Treat Bags for our little trick or treaters! Donations can be dropped off at the office.

If you have a child(ren) up to the age of 12 that would like to receive a treat bag, please notify the office by October 21, 2011.

Thank You!