Award Recipient 2010
This organization went through rigorous examination by Toronto Community Foundation during the year 2010 and received a Vital Toronto Fund grant. For more information on our granting streams and process, click here.
Art Starts inspires and cultivates social change through community building arts initiatives.
For more than 10 years, CivicAction has played the role of neutral sandbox, bringing together senior executives and rising leaders from all sectors to tackle challenges facing the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area.
We believe we can solve even the most pressing urban environmental issues by bringing diverse people together, inspiring them with possibilities and engaging them in identifying solutions and taking action. The need has never been more urgent. To help create greener, more sustainable cities, we...
The Mission Statement of the John Howard Society of Toronto is: Making the communities safer by supporting the rehabilitation and re-integration of those who have been in conflict with the law.
The Learning Enrichment Foundation (LEF) was formed more than 30 years ago in response to the needs of the former City of York. Since its inception LEF has developed a mix of program and services that include: childcare, youth programs, settlement services, language training, skill advancement...
Local Food Plus (legally Land Food People Foundation and known to many as “LFP”, is an award-winning charitable organization that nurtures regional food economies by certifying farmers and processors for local sustainable food production and helping them connect with buyers of all types and sizes.
Sharing sound psychological knowledge to better people’s lives. The Psychology Foundation translates leading psychological research into state-of-the-art programs to promote mental health across the lifespan.
The Peer Project | Youth Assisting Youth (YAY) is a non-profit charitable organization that matches at-risk and newcomer children ages 6-15 with fully trained and dedicated Volunteer Youth Mentors ages 16-29, who act as positive role models. We create real relationships that matter by partnering...
The Stop Community Food Centre strives to increase access to healthy food in a manner that maintains dignity, builds health and community, and challenges inequality.