National Speaking Rights Youth Changemakers Forum 2017: youth are making their mark in communities across Canada!
From November 30 to December 3, 2017, youth leaders and staff from 15 organizations across Canada will come to Montreal to participate in a 3-day Youth Forum to reflect on how they can contribute to communities that are open, respectful and inclusive to all Canadians. Youth will generate concrete ideas about how to […]
Equitas Annual #PlayItFair Celebration for National Child Day – 20 November, 2017
National Child Day, celebrated annually on November 20th, is a day dedicated to promoting and safeguarding the rights of children and youth. Celebrated since 1993, National Child Day commemorates the adoption of: The Declaration of the Rights of the Child on November 20, 1959 The Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) on November 20, 1989. These […]
May 5th – Youth are taking action in their communities. Join the movement!
150 youth changemakers initiate 10 projects building a more vibrant, inclusive Montreal On Friday May 5th, 2017, Equitas showcased the impact of 10 innovative Montreal youth-led projects at the “Youth are leading change in their communities” event held at Sid Lee‘s inspiring Creative Space 8 Queen. Over 150 youth from 8 organizations shared how they have […]
April 26 – Equitas Diversity Speakers’ Series — Young Montrealers welcoming refugee & newcomer youth
Come explore how Montreal youth can take leadership in making our communities more inclusive, and support refugee and newcomer children and youth make roots in their new city. Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017 Time: From 7:30 to 9am Location: At RBC – 41st Floor of 1, Place Ville Marie, Montreal The event is free and […]
50th Anniversary Fundraising Event in Montreal – March 29, 2017
Join us to celebrate diversity and inclusion! March 29th, 2017 Le Salon 1861, 6:30pm Tickets — $130. (A partial tax receipt will be issued following the event.) For more information 514-954-0382 #241 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Equitas Toronto Cocktail “Kids building an inclusive Canada” – Dec.5, 2016
Equitas Annual Fundraising Cocktail in Toronto Monday December 5, 2016 // 6pm – 8:30 pm At TD Centre – 54th Floor of 66, Wellington St. West, Toronto Join us! RSVP: http://bit.ly/2fXLSI8 Generously hosted by TD Bank Group Lundi 5 décembre 2016 // 18h à 20h30 Au TD Centre – 66, rue Wellington Ouest, Toronto, 54e étage Soyez […]
Equitas Diversity Speakers’ Series — Young Montrealers building more welcoming and inclusive communities
Thank you for the inspiring exchanges on youth leadership in building more welcoming and inclusive communities in Montreal. Read our blog. Wednesday November 16, 2016 // 7:30 to 9am At RBC – 41st Floor of 1, Place Ville Marie, Montreal Our guests Youth voices : Schadlin and Youveline from Maison d’Haiti and Moussa from Canadian […]
On November 20th, #PlayItFair with Equitas for National Child Day!
National Child Day, celebrated annually on November 20th, is a day dedicated to promoting and safeguarding the rights of children and youth. Celebrated since 1993, National Child Day commemorates the adoption of: – The Declaration of the Rights of the Child on November 20, 1959 – The Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) […]
Equitas at the 2016 World Social Forum
From August 9-12, the Equitas team joined hundreds of people for a week of exchange, workshops and the sharing of new ideas at the 2016 World Social Forum in Montreal. Participatory Workshop #1 – Educate, empower, change through human rights education On August10, Equitas and our guests the Raging Grannies were welcoming participants in the WSF’s Espace […]
400 children of Montreal-Nord celebrate Play It Fair! Day with borough mayor Christine Black
August 3rd in Montreal-Nord! On Wednesday August 3, 2016, 400 young Montrealers celebrated Play It Fair! Day – a national celebration taking place throughout the summer in many Canadian communities. Propelled by Equitas for almost 10 years around International Youth Day (August 12), the Play It Fair! Day celebrations are an opportunity for children in […]