2019 - 2020
Delivering a project at the idea or conceptual stage with a $254,700 grant over 36 months to build capacity and knowledge of the education system along with providing concrete system navigation support and mentorship for Black parents experiencing challenges within the education system in York Region.
Delivering a project at the idea or conceptual stage with a $255,000 grant over 36 months to provide workshops and an annual gathering in Thunder Bay for Indigenous 2SLGBTQ+ youth , building on skills and addressing challenges of living on-reserve and in urban centres
$465,900 over 24 months for groundwork that will strengthen a skilled trades training and employment system for Indigenous youth in the Greater Toronto Area. This collaborative aims to improve the employment training system to reflect the needs of urban Indigenous youth, enabling them find and maintain meaningful work in skilled trades.
Delivering a project that builds on the success of a proven model or program with a $354,500 grant over 36 months to expand a workshop series involving marketing, promotion, financial literacy and performance opportunities for queer, Black and racialized youth in Regent Park, increasing their employability in the arts and entertainment industry
Delivering a project at the idea or conceptual stage with a $255,000 grant over 36 months to provide career-skills training that involves training workshops, mentorship and job-shadowing opportunities for Black youth between 18 to 25 in Ottawa, enabling them to find meaningful employment opportunities
$492,500 over 24 months to strengthen the work of child and youth workers by improving post-secondary education experiences of Black and racialized young adults in the Greater Toronto Area. The collaborative will address systemic racism by decolonizing the child and youth care curriculum while expanding research and knowledge production that benefits students, professionals and service users. The grant will be used for staffing, hosting meetings and workshops, as well as buying equipment and developing information materials
Delivering a project at the idea or conceptual stage with a $254,900 grant over 36 months to develop supportive resources for systems navigation, provide access to community services as well as creating a path to healing and wellness for Black parents, guardians and caregivers in Durham Region.
Delivering a project at the idea or conceptual stage with a $246,400 grant over 36 month to deliver training workshops and other relevant information pertaining to financial literacy and the use of the banking system to help immigrants from French-speaking African countries to fight against the multiple causes related to poverty in order to improve their lifestyle.
Delivering a project at the idea or conceptual stage with a $153,400 grant over 24 months to deliver weekly gatherings and semi-annual retreats aimed at strengthening employment skills and opportunities, while also providing information exchange, social cohesiveness and reducing social isolation for Somali single mothers in Etobicoke.
Delivering a project that builds on the success of a proven model or program with a $499,600 grant over 48 months to address issues around self-identity and confidence for 12-16 year-old Black young women in Toronto. The grant assist with a culturally-driven component to hiphop and gymnastics programs that promote leadership abilities. Girl Power’d will offer four cycles of 10-week programs, with an additional two cultural sessions, and annual performances involving program participants