What's New at DiverseCity

“Growing up it was very difficult to have a role model that I could aspire to.”

May 11, 2011 |

Hear from Christy Luo, an economist at the Ontario Ministry of Finance and President of Power Unit Youth Organization.

“We see abilities in others; we don’t see weaknesses.”

May 6, 2011 |

David Meyer of Birchmount Bluffs Neighbourhood Centre shared his perspective on the importance of collaborative, participatory leadership.

Changing the way we imagine leaders

May 4, 2011 |

We’d like to introduce you to David Meyers, Manager of Integrated Programs at Birchmount Bluffs Neighbourhood Centre.

“For me the real meaning of leadership is to acknowledge and get involved in the community.”

Apr 28, 2011 |

Hear from Imran Mian, an Associate Director at Bell Canada who co-chairs the South Asian Advisory Council of United Way of Peel Region and serves on the board of Family Services Peel.

Local Democracy Week

Apr 7, 2011 |

Inaugural DiverseCity Fellows project continues to connect youth to the political process

Becoming a social entrepreneur

Apr 4, 2011 |

2010 DiverseCity Fellows help enterprising young leaders build skills.

Naheed Nenshi: “Our cities have to be not only places to make a living, but fantastic places to make a life.”

Mar 21, 2011 |

Mayor Nenshi shared his vision for a great Canadian city where pluralism transforms urban centres into magnets for talent and engines of development.

Warmest wishes for our 2010 Fellows

Jan 19, 2011 |

An incredible group, we’re sure the Fellows will continue pushing boundaries to achieve great things for the Toronto region.

Voices in the Media: Tamil candidates and places to play

Aug 30, 2010 |

DiverseCity Voices is a unique initiative connecting diverse subject matter experts to journalists from newspapers, magazines, and current affairs shows on radio and television.

DiverseCity recognized as a “vital idea” for Toronto

Jul 7, 2010 |

Maytree and the Toronto City Summit Alliance recently received a Vital Idea Award for the DiverseCity initiative from the Toronto Community Foundation.