An innovative program creating opportunities for inner city youth to succeed in school and life, echoes age old wisdom: it takes a village to raise a child.
MIDDLE SCHOOL KIDS BRING COMMUNITY TO TABLE
Congratulations to Tito Daodu, one of ten Manitobans honoured recently with a YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Award for unique and exemplary contributions to the development of others in our community.
Picture a small child in a dark room. The only light is from the missing handle in the bedroom door. She’s terrified of the noise down the hallway, noise of a fight, glass shattering. Then, a shadow opens the door…
It took a one-year sentence at Milner Ridge Correctional Centre to make Trenton Smith, 26, see he was headed down the wrong path.
A Youth mentor inspires with music
A former gang member turns role model
The 21st season of United Way of Winnipeg’s Koats for Kids program is heating up!
United Way allows youth to shine
A new exhibition at Graffiti Art Gallery gives Winnipeggers an opportunity to view life in our city through the eyes of our youth.