Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: The Metropolitan Action Committee on Violence Against Women and Children
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date: 2011-03-23
Value: $200,000.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: The 24-month project will develop/adapt approaches to engaging youth in violence prevention. Youth will identify the issues of violence affecting girls and young women in their communities, expand their knowledge of these issues, develop leadership skills, and deliver innovative youth-led projects to address the issues within their communities. The project will provide training and mentorship to girls to lead innovative prevention projects in their communities. The target audience is marginalized young women and men in the Greater Toronto area.
Comments: Multi-year project of 24 months