Award Finalist 2011

This organization went through rigorous examination by Toronto Community Foundation during the year 2011 and was shortlisted for a Vital Toronto Fund grant. For more information on our granting streams and process, click here.

The East Scarborough Storefront (The Storefront), uses the power of collaboration to support people and build community in the inner suburban neighbourhood of Kingston Galloway/ Orton Park (KGO). The Storefront believes it takes collective community responses to address complex community based and...
ecospark
Ecospark empowers people to take an active role in restoring and sustaining their local environment. We give communities the tools for education, monitoring and influencing positive change.
Good Food Box Volunteers
Since 1985, FoodShare Toronto has worked to model a food system that is sustainable and accessible for everyone. Our programs concentrate in five key areas – schools, growing, cooking, fresh produce and food justice – focusing efforts on working with schools and communities most experiencing food...
http://www.moorelands.ca/
At Moorelands, we recognize the inherent value of all children and youth. We work with Toronto children and youth affected by poverty, to provide them with positive and fun experiences to help strengthen their confidence, competence, character and positive connections to peers and caring adults......
North York Community House
To support our diverse community to achieve its goals, and to enhance the strength and resilience of our neighbourhoods.
Human Rights workshop for newcomer youth.
The Ontario Justice Education Network (OJEN), founded by Ontario’s three Chief Justices in 2002, is a collaborative network of organizations devoted to promoting public understanding, education and dialogue to support a responsive and inclusive justice system.
Our Impact
Who is Springboard? People helping people develop the skills they need to connect to their communities, discover new opportunities, overcome barriers, get inspired and achieve their full potential.
UforChange inspires better futures for newcomer and Canadian youth through an arts-based community-building program of experiential and intercultural learning.