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Imagining what’s possible in a community requires an understanding of how change happens.
Building Blocks offered a civic literacy primer – how government makes decisions and how to impact those decisions – in communities across the Greater Toronto Area.
Our partners – Building Blocks was delivered in partnership with organizations that stretch beyond serving needs to involving residents in finding solutions to the challenges they face where they live. Each organization identified a leader and Building Blocks trained them to, in turn, train hundreds of others.
Our leaders – Program leaders were a diverse group committed to engaging residents in finding solutions to local challenges. Each leader brought a wealth of experience, a passion for action and embraces all forms of diversity as a value.
Program participants together identified what is possible:
As a group, they figured out how to get what they want:
Building Blocks is in part funded by