The Black Youth Mental Health Alliance in partnership with Toronto Community Housing Corporation is hosting an Employment & Wellness Expo for youth ages 15-29.
ACCESS is a proud partner of this initiative and will be participating in the judging of the Micro Grant Pitch Competition.
The event features youth-led discussions on mental health in the workforce and look at wellness strategies for job retention, to ensure youth have the tools to sustain employment long-term. The Expo will include a Marketplace pavilion of local employment & wellness-focused agencies offering training, programming and opportunities for young people.
The event will also feature a Pitch Contest of the Top 5 Shortlisted Applicants of the Black Youth Mental Health Alliance micro grant fund. Youth-led groups will pitch their ideas to a panel of Judges for a chance to win up to $1,000 in funding for community projects that address mental health and wellness.
Date: Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
Time: 12:30 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.
Location: The YMCA of Greater Toronto (20 Grosvenor Street).
What to Expect
Micro Grant Pitch Competition
Register online for free at ewpexpo.eventbrite.com.
For inquiries, please email Mamawah.firstname.lastname@example.org or call 416-676-6921.
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