Our Programs

 Our subsidized programs for kids help them develop the confidence, character, competence and connections they need to succeed and thrive. Learn more…

BLAST After-school

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After-school programs with 420 spaces for children aged 6-12

At BLAST, children learn and practice new skills and character qualities while engaged in play. Sports, Physical Literacy, science, homework help, games, drama, cooking classes, field trips and crafts. BLAST emphasizes cooperation, self-control, teamwork and leadership. Our aim is to help build life skills that will serve these children well as they grow into young adults. Learn more…

VITAL (Volunteers)

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High school leadership program with 25 spaces for youth in grades 9 – 12 at Marc Garneau CI

VITAL is a hands-on program, designed to help youth master the skills and character qualities they need to become leaders in their community. After a series of workshops exploring the tools required to be a great leader, youth spend the majority of program volunteering back in their neighbourhood. They earn vital community volunteer hours and practice important community engagement. Learn more…

LED - 3 Locations!

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Middle school leadership program with 75 spaces/semester for youth in grades 6 – 8

LED at Valley Park Middle School, Humber Summit Middle School and Gulfstream PS, helps youth develop their leadership and life skills through fun, hands-on experiences. Participants choose either a first semester or second semester 9-session program. The elements of effective leadership are explored and practiced through varied activities, including activity planning & implementation workshops; communication & team building games; and the hands-on leading of group activities. Learn more:

Christmas Sharing

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Serving our summer camp and after-school program families

Over 600 children-in-need are adopted and get to celebrate the holidays, thanks to gifts and grocery cards donated by thoughtful and caring individuals, families and groups. Learn more about how you can help…

Baby Bundles

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250 moms & babies helped annually

The only one of its kind in Toronto, Baby Bundles supports families-in-need with new basic baby supplies, a blanket and sleepers. Countless volunteers lovingly knit and crochet the baby sweaters, hats and blankets that are the foundation of our Baby Bundles program. Diapers, toiletries, receiving blankets, sleepers and towels are donated and added by our dedicated volunteers and distributed to new mothers in need. We provide one bundle per baby. Learn more…

Moorelands Camp

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Overnight summer camp with 600+ spaces for kids aged 8-16

Moorelands Camp is a week away from the city in a safe, caring, positive environment focusing on new friends, character and leadership development and FUN. Swimming, canoeing, kayaking, arts & crafts, archery, sports and ropes are some of the many activities. Caring staff and mentors prepare campers to face life’s challenges with a positive outlook. All spots are subsidized. Learn more…