Award Finalist 2013

This organization went through rigorous examination by Toronto Community Foundation during the year 2013 and was shortlisted for a Vital Toronto Fund grant. For more information on our granting streams and process, click here.

Big Brothers Big Sisters is Canada's leading mentoring charity. We facilitate life-changing relationships that inspire and empower children and youth to reach their potential.
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...
For Youth Initiative is an organization that is committed to creating healthy communities by increasing life-chances of youth at-risk. We do this through the provision of empowering programs and services that are youth-driven, inclusive and accessible.
At Hot Docs, we are proud of our mandate to advance the creative imprint of documentary film. We achieve this by facilitating the development of and public access to non-fiction media through an annual 11-day Festival, and also by facilitating production and networking opportunities for filmmakers.
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METRAC works with individuals, communities and institutions to change ideas, actions and policies with the goal of ending violence against women and youth.
Ophea is a charity working toward an Ontario where all 2 million children and youth have the knowledge and skills they need to make informed choices about their health and well-being.
Youth To Youth (Y2Y) provides a platform for youth leadership to children and youth within Toronto's Neighbouhood Improvement Areas. At schools, community centres, and youth facilities all across the city, Y2Y empowers youth to take the lead by harnessing the power of play to improve...