News and Events

A Place for All: Living, Learning, Building Community
April 24, 2013 - On April 29, we celebrate NOISE. Please join us for our inaugural year-end event and become inspired by our NOISE-makers as they share the outcomes of their projects and reflect on the possibilities that are generated when youth, university students, professors, and alumni work together. A Place for All: Living, Learning, Building Community features a keynote address by Rahul K. Bhardwaj, President and CEO, Toronto Community Foundation, performances by BBOYS and Samba Kidz, special guests, and highlights from NOISE's pilot year. Check out the complete program and agenda.

Yell The Truth!
March 26, 2013 - ACT for Youth has asked youth a lot of questions over the years, and now we need YOUR help to share these stories. We've asked youth, organizations, and schools to YELL the truth to win!

January News
January 2013 - As we greet 2013, we would like to update you on a few of our past, present, and future initiatives with our January news update!

Youth-Led Conference
November 13, 2012 - On November 2, we hosted a youth-led conference at York University called Living in Our World: Exploring the Truths in Our Community. Click here for more information, or visit our YouTube channel to watch keynote speaker and performance videos! You can also view both the agenda for the day and an outline of the exciting and engaging workshops that were offered. Read some amazing spoken word poetry written by youth who attended the conference!

New Opportunities for Innovative Student Engagement (NOISE)
August 24, 2012 - NOISE is the action project of ACT for Youth. Read the YFile story, 'Like' the project on Facebook, or follow on Twitter for updates.