On October 20, more than two hundred guests ate, drank, danced and mingled at Amsterdam Brewery in support of New Circles at the Leaside Smokedown.
Where can you see a knight in shining armour, Captain America, and a Storm Trooper all in one room? At the annual Spooktacular, of course!
Seniors are some of the most vulnerable members of our community, often facing social isolation, mobility barriers, and other health and accessibility issues. Due to these challenges, many of our senior clients are unable to visit GLOW – so that’s where the Mobile Mall comes in!
These fun events bring racks of specially selected clothing, shoes and accessories – as well as health workshops and a chance to socialize with volunteers and neighbours – to six local Toronto Community Housing residences.
On August 10, the Huffington Post visited the Mobile Mall and met with residents to learn about their stories. Click here to view the video!
The Leaside Smokedown is officially SOLD OUT! Thank you to everyone who purchased a ticket (or two) - we're looking forward to a great night!
“No young person should be held back due to financial barriers.” These are the words of 18 year-old Vicky Vo, a recent high school graduate and aspiring neurologist
On August 19, twenty-one newly-certified Retail Associates graduated from New Circles’ youth retail skills program after seven weeks of learning and more than 45 hours of work experience in GLOW.
Notebooks. A fresh pack of pencils. New gym clothes. These are things many kids look forward to picking out before the start of the school year – and that also help them get the most out of their education.
By: Nabila Tasnim & Husnaa Zamarai, LIST Students
Check out this coverage of the LIST program in the North York Mirror
By Tayeeba Nur Rahman, LIST Student
The visit of CIBC volunteers to the LIST program was one of the most thrilling ones.
By: Mubarak Busari, LIST Student
On August 16, Charmagne Sia Lu, a doctor of naturopathic medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, came to the LIST program to speak to us on mental health.