Gateway Linens & Disposal Services will provide:
Full-service laundry operation including pickup and delivery;
Garbage/waste removal and disposal services;
Limited station-to-station moving services;
A commitment to consistent service excellence.
Social Value: Gateway Linens & Disposal Services is a social purpose enterprise of The Salvation Army that provides industrial laundry and garbage (waste management) disposal services. The revenue generated through these services helps to sustain a range of endeavours for the social good. This enterprise serves as an employment retraining program incorporated with structured, individualized case management that supports individuals experiencing marginalization and barriers to employment, notably through homelessness. The ultimate purpose is to serve as a transforming influence in the lives of program participants, providing the opportunity to learn, to grow and to move toward self-reliance.
Clients include City of Toronto Shelter, Support & Housing Administration; The Salvation Army Divisional Headquarters; various shelters, transitional housing, drop-in centres; other social enterprises including CAMH’s Out of This World Café & Catering.