Ontario Trillium Foundation

Adventures in Nest-Building (YSI's 2015 Learning Document)

Adventures in Nest-Building (YSI's 2015 Learning Document)

After two years of much action and deep reflection, we are proud to release "Adventure's in Nest-Building (Or, How to support place-based youth-organizing)", our project report about what we have learned about supporting youth-led organizing in Ontario.

Ten ideas pollinating (Part 3: Work groups)

Ten ideas pollinating (Part 3: Work groups)

In the last piece of our Spring update, we’d like to share a bit about our strategy for carrying forward our renewed purpose and ongoing projects. We have struck three work groups to carry forward this vision in the short-, medium- and long-term.

“Lighting The Fire” of youth organizing

“Lighting The Fire” of youth organizing

From May 29th to June 1st, thirty-five young people and adult allies were asked to come “Build a Fire” of youth-led organizing in Algoma. Tracy Fraser, one of our friends at Thinking Rock Community Arts, shares some of what they learned.