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Think Fitness Studios of Toronto Holds Fundraising Event for TYD

Think Fitness Studios, providing personal trainers across Toronto, is now launching The Big Payback, a charitable event where you can donate money and, in exchange, you get to train any of the Think Fitness Studios’trainers.

All proceeds will be directed to Toronto Youth Development and all are welcome to join in for a free class at 6pm on event day. .

Big Payback Event Day…

Date: December 2, 2011
Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Think Fitness Studios, 203 – 2489 Bloor Street West, Toronto

… and make a personal trainer sweat…



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On December 2nd, 2011, posted in: All News, Fundraising Event by

ASE Science, Technology and Engineering Program: Grades 5 to 12


In this new program, children and youth are subject to the marvels of science, technology and engineering.

The children grade 5-8 will draw upon basic elements of each sector and are exposed to the magic and marvel of the scientific world.





Youth grade 9-12 will be provided with the hands-on opportunity to explore their talents technically and academically in order for the development of interest, critical thinking and aptitude to explore possible career aspirations within this field.





University science, engineering and media arts students will volunteer their time to deliver a constructed curriculum and offer their valuable knowledge.




Business professionals within these fields will provide workshops and valuable hands-on projects to provide real life applications of their learning, and engage the youth. Excursions include the Ontario Science Centre, Toronto Aerospace Museum, Microsoft and Apple Canada Tours and private engineering and architectural firms.


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On November 14th, 2011, posted in: All News, Parents & Participants, Special Events by

Second largest Real Estate Broker in North America supports TYD…

Keller Williams Realty is currently one of Canada’s fastest growing Real Estate Companies, with hundreds of real estate professionals to help serve the community. Keller Williams is committed to the communities in which we work and is a principal driven company, which knows that we all win, when we work together and respect each other in all that we do.

Keller Williams Realty and its Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative support numerous charities in the community. Toronto Youth Development has been chosen as the recipient of our 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament.

We are very excited to be backing such a great organization [Toronto Youth Development] helping city kids grow, learn and realize their full potential. Every year we hold RED DAY, an international charity day to reach out and serve a community based program. The company takes the day off to help those that cannot help themselves whether it is fixing up shelters or collecting donations to supply basic necessities for people in need.

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On May 7th, 2011, posted in: All News, Fundraising Event by

A chance of a lifetime for TYD’s children

Toronto, 7 November 2010 – TYD kids on the ice with the Toronto Maple Leafs

In partnerships wth Forzani Group Ltd.’s Sport Chek and the Toronto Maple Leafs, TYD  was invited to participate in two five-hour private hockey clincs. On November 7, the first clinic was held at the Mastercard Centre featuring Luke Schenn. On November 14, the second clinic will be held featuring Wendel Clark. The children were provided with t-shirts, and pictures of the stars of the Toronto Maple Leafs. What a chance of a lifetime for TYD’s children.

Many thanks to Jennifer Harbour – coordinator for Forzani Group’s The Power of Sport For Kids Program – and the Toronto Maple Leafs to make this experince possible.

These are memories that will last a lifetime.







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On November 13th, 2010, posted in: All News, Special Events by

ASE Boys Summer Camp Concluding Video

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On October 16th, 2010, posted in: All News by

Saturday Volunteers Needed for Mentoring, Tutoring and Sports

In Regent Park, there are hundreds of inner-city boys looking for SOMEONE they can look up to.

That’s where YOU come in.

Steve Nash Youth Basketball is a new Saturday program that offers inner-city kids support through one-on-one mentoring, tutoring, and sports enrichment.

You can HELP – Mentor or tutor an inner-city child a couple of hours each Saturday, or once a month.

Please contact for more details.

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On October 2nd, 2010, posted in: All News by

YBSP Yacht Event Raises $1,200 for TYD

Toronto, 17 September 2010 – Young Bay Street Professionals Raises $1,200 for TYD

Source: Young Bay Street Professionals

Thank you to all 80 young professionals who came out to support a good cause at our YBSP Yacht Event. Because of your generous support, we were able to raise $1200 through ticket sales. The proceeds will be used to empower at-risk, inner city youth in Toronto, through education, sports and character development so that they may go on to lead productive lives and create healthy families. You can learn more about Toronto Youth Development at We look forward to seeing you all at our next event!

-YBSP Executive

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On September 18th, 2010, posted in: All News by