3 results for month: 09/2010


St. James Town youth blog created in response to the 200 Wellesley fire

Numerous people were displaced by the fire at 200 Wellesley last Friday, many of whom go to the schools we work at. In response, the St. James Town Youth Network have started a blog, as a resource for youth who were affected and for people who want to help out. Check it out! Furthermore u4Change, the St. James Town youth project,  is putting on a 200 Wellesley St. Fire Relief Fundraiser on Friday October 8, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the u4Change office at 517 Parliament St., 2nd floor.  There will be artistic performances and baked goods available for sale too.

Article sur le Centre Francophone et le jardin commencé à Allan Gardens

The lovely Candice Nsongo, Community Health Worker at the Centre Francophone de Toronto(CFT), was featured in an article in L'Express, the French language Toronto newspaper. (Suite en Français) The Centre Francophone de Toronto published a second edition manual on where to  get ethnocultural foods in Toronto, i.e. Répertoire des aliments et épiceries ethnoculturels. This manual was in large produced by the CFT because many of its clients are of  diverse African, Antillean, European and Asian backgrounds, but is also available for all audiences interested in diverse foodstuffs and cuisines. Candice is one of the principal facilitators of the ...

Upcoming: GTGK September 25 Annual General Meeting

Get involved in Green Thumbs Growing Kids by becoming a member!Our upcoming Annual General Meeting is on Saturday, September 25, 2010 at the Soup boardroom, 603-1/2 Parliament St., Toronto, ON M4X 1P9. If you joined or renewed on or before June 25, 2009, you must renew in order to participate as a member in good standing. Everyone who joined after that date is a member in good standing at the time of this year's AGM. Membership is $25.00. Please contact us if this is a barrier for you. We invite you to join us for garden tours ahead of the meeting. Please RSVP if you would like directions to the gardens, or to RSVP for the meeting only, by ...