City of Toronto's official youth advisory body since 1998
The Identify ‘N’ Impact (INI) Awards celebrate the valuable contributions young people make to throughout Toronto communities, and the important role youth play as advocates, visionaries and agents of social change. This year INI awards will be presented on Friday December 6, 2013.
HealthierTO 21-Day Challenge: Take action on health issues in your local communities and neighbourhoods and win prizes.
Open to Toronto youth, ages 16-24 (limited to 15 per group)
Contest period: November 23 – December 14, 2013 (21 days)
Saturday, November 30 will mark the official start to the holiday season in Toronto with the Cavalcade of Lights celebration beginning at 7 pm. This festive event, a 47-year holiday tradition in Toronto, will feature the illumination of Toronto’s official Christmas tree.
Malvern Employment & Social Services and Centennial College have partnered to provide a series of sessions geared to youth facing multiple barriers to education and employment. This program targets youth aged 19 – 29 that are out of school and work
The Toronto District School Board’s (TDSB) Priority Schools Initiative (PSI) program has been providing free space to organizations interested in running March break camps. The PSI application is open from Nov. 11th to Dec. 20th, 2013. Community organizations can apply for free space to run March break camps in any of the 77 PSI schools.
Centre for Community Partnerships- Upcoming Events and Opportunities:
1- Alternative Reading Week 2014
2- Students available to work as Internal HR Consultants
3- Demo Fest featuring Community Service Software Projects
4- Alternative Choices Marketplace
the City Budget process is about to start. Many City Councillors and community agencies are hosting budget meetings where you can provide your input on what services and programs are important to you and your community. This is an excellent opportunity to get involved in ensuring that key decision makers know how important community services are in providing support to city residents.
Applications are now being accepted for the following programs:
High School Entrepreneurship Outreach
Youth Skills Connections – Industry Stream
Youth Skills Connections – Community Stream
Strategic Community Entrepreneurship Projects