CRE is excited to jumpstart an intensive Youth Reconciliation Initiative in Tkaronto! Twelve Indigenous and non-Indigenous tYRI leaders will work in teams to deliver a minimum of two workshops per month. Workshops will be delivered in pairs while workshops development will occur at weekly meetings involving the whole team. The program is open to people between 17 and 29 years of age. All youth interested in community education, relationship-building and decolonization are encouraged to apply! Participants will receive a monthly stipend of $200 for a full eight-month commitment.

Resumes and cover letters are due on June 16th, 2017 at midnight EST. Please send all applications to toronto@canadianroots.ca!

For more details on the position: TYRI Call-out 2017



Wall to Action Collective


CRE is excited to jumpstart the Wall to Action Collective , a mural arts and spoken word project in Tkaronto, ON! We’re inviting youth 16-25 years old to reflect on the 94 Calls to Action and create a mural exploring art as resistance, revival, and reconciliation. No experience is required, food is provided, and participants receive a $100 stipend upon program completion.

Where: downtown Toronto
When: two Saturdays in June and weekly meetings in July and August
Contact: sage@canadianroots.ca

Youth will be mentored by professional artists and Elders from both Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities. In addition to the mural, participants will have the opportunity to be published in a zine and perform spoken word at a community launch.

Placements are limited, so apply today! Don’t hesitate to email info@canadianroots.ca or phone 647-956-5019 if you have any questions.