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Our Partners and Supporters


Ontario Trillium Foundation

Funding for the Sparks of Courage Initiative, Turning Community Challenges into Action Projects: Mobilizing the Leadership of Young People

Department of Canadian Heritage

Funding for the Sparks of Courage and Understanding: Manitoulin and North Shore Youth Building Bridges and Combating Racism Project


Individual donors (Friends of Community Builders)

Current and previous school board, university and First Nations partners:

Brant Haldimand Norfolk Catholic District School Board
Durham District School Board

Grand Erie District School Board
Huron Superior Catholic School Board

Rainbow District School Board
Sudbury Catholic District School Board
Toronto District School Board
Upper Grand District School Board
York Region District School Board

Laurentian University, Faculty of Education

University of Toronto/OISE

Aundek Omni Kaning First Nation
Beausoleil First Nation

M’Chigeeng First Nation
Sagamok Anishnawbek
Six Nations of the Grand River
Whitefish River First Nation
Woodland Cultural Centre and Lorrie Gallant,Educator

Publishing, video project and photo partners:

Odette Hidalgo, Addon Creative

Oliver Johnson and The Hive

Mike Munn, Video Editor

Lou Natale, Composer and artist
Wayne Eardley, Videographer

Paul Orenstein, Photographer

Other community partners: 


Jane/Finch Centre

The Boys & Girls Club of East Scarborough

Friends House Toronto

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