CCP Grant Reflections: Musical Minds!

How support from CCP have made our goals at Musical Minds Community Outreach possible! Written By Zahra Rajan (Co-director/founder of MMCO) Musical Minds Community Outreach is a student-driven organization at the University of Toronto that offers free music lessons and mentorship to kids and youth in the Toronto community who may not have the means or […]

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Recap: Shoreline Cleanup 2017

“We picked up 100+ cigarette butts in 1 hour!!! It was inspiring to see over 150 students come out (on a super super hot day) to support this event. The shoreline cleanup is a reminder that the garbage that was not picked up by us would have travelled to the water and other natural animal […]

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Recap: CAPS Orientation 2017

By Marie Wee, CCP Work Study Student, Seniors Project Program Assistant I first became involved with the Centre for Community Partnerships (CCP) through their Alternative Reading Week Program (ARW) last February. I volunteered as a student participant with 3 other U of T students at Frontier College. This experience allowed us to reflect on the […]

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Meet our new 2017-2018 team!

Hello beautiful people, This is your new “Promotions and Communications Assistant” Iris here 🙂  I’d like to use our very first blog post of the year to introduce you to our amazing 2017-2018 team!  Meet our team!  1. Can’t wait for fall! Love it! 2. I’m a big nerd. Doctor Who, Marvel, board games 3. You can […]

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Health: Right or Commodity?

by Cheng-En (Anthony) Huang     This short reflection piece is submitted to the Centre for Community Partnerships at the University of Toronto, in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the alternative reading week project, 2017.   At first, I found out and decided to join ARW for the unique experiences it appears to offer for […]

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The League of Lady Wrestlers

By Aubyn O’Grady With support from the University of Toronto Centre for Community Partnerships Community-Engaged Initiative Grant, The League of Lady Wrestlers (LOLW) founder Big Jody Mufferaw(AubynO’Grady) along with three other wrestlers: SHREEEEKA, The Stinker, and Helga Hysteria, visited the GLOW club on February 24, 2016 at the Rosedale Day School to present a wrestling […]

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