We highlight amazing youth from the Mainstream Bursary Program who display great leadership ability, a commitment to learning and a capacity for positive growth.
August 8th, 2019
A star is defined by someone who is connected to their true self and lives life to the fullest.
This hard working young lady right here is exactly that..a STAR! She's currently pursuing a degree in Fashion Arts & Business, while at the same time launching her own fashion company.
July 26th, 2019
This young lady embodies everything that you look for in an aspiring social worker. She's trustworthy, emphatic and passionate.
Congratulations on attaining a 3.5 GPA and successfully completing another semester of college. Keep up the great work!
July 19th, 2019
We may have a found someone who has a bigger heart than Pinball Clemons. He's always asking our staff how they're feeling or how their day is going.
Don't be surprised when he's the most famous mechanic and auto body shop owner in the GTA...because we won't! Congratulations on a very successful year and good luck chasing your dreams.
July 9th, 2019
We're very proud of this young lady right here. It is often said that "women do not belong on the force". Jada is majoring in Sociology, in hopes of changing the narrative of female police officers.
Jada has been an exemplary mentorship student, who truly understands the benefits of this program. Thank you Jada for your hard work and committment.
June 2th, 2019
Moshe is the perfect example of "working hard in silence and letting your success be the noise!"
He embodies everything that you look for in a successful businessman or entrepreneur. He's determined, creative, open minded and passionate!
June 20th, 2019
she is one of the hardest working students we know. She's recently graduated with a BA Honours degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice.
Mellika hasn't stopped there! Next year she plans on attending graduate school to pursue a Masters in Criminology...putting her one step closer to accomplishing her dream of becoming a lawyer.
May 31st, 2019
With his infectious smile and kind heart...this weeks Youth Spotlight goes to a student who's often referred to as a mini Pinball Clemons. Congratulations on a successful first year of college.
Not only did he obtain a 3.85 GPA, but he was awarded the Pearl Memorial Award, which is presented to the student who demonstrates leadership qualities through volunteer community service and a commitment to working with others. Keep up the amazing work!
May 16th, 2019
You're looking at one of the first graduates from our new margins to mainstream bursary model
She just graduated from the Social Welfare and Social Development Program. Her goal is to change the lives of youth in her community, specifically with women who have been abused, or subject to domestic violence.
April 22nd, 2019
This young lady right here is focused on changing the narrative through her education.
This country needs more women CEOs and she is on her way to make that happen! Thanks to your support, we've been able to help her pursue a degree in Business Management and Marketing! Coming soon to a board room near you!