Do you know a hard-working young person who is looking for a job? If so, Glenn wants you to know about a joint program between private sector employers and the City of Toronto, called Partnership to Advance Youth Employment (PAYE).
As part of the PAYE program, Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCH) and Toronto Employment and Social Services (TESS) have partnered with Starbucks in an effort to find jobs for TCH youth across the city.… Read More
Free training in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and free employment workshops are being offered at the Centre for Immigrant and Community Services, at 2330 Midland Avenue, just north of Highway 401.
“Prep for Success: Employment Workshops and Free CPR Certification” is a series of workshops open to youths who are new to Canada and who are permanent residents. … Read More
Do you have a passion for improving your community? Are you part of a resident-led group with a great idea for an event or activity in your neighbourhood—an idea that needs funding?
Grants of $1,000 to $3,000 may be available if your plans to improve your community align with the Toronto Strong Neighbourhood Strategy 2020.… Read More
The City, Metrolinx and the TTC are working together to bring more transit to communities across Toronto.
In October, transit organizers will be hosting public meetings in three locations to provide you with information about the new SmartTrack/GO stations that are planned.… Read More
Glenn has a limited number of FREE passes that will provide you and your family with free admission to one of several City of Toronto Historic Sites, including the Scarborough Museum (see photo).
Visit one of the following for free:
Fort York National Historic Site
Gibson House Museum
Todmorden Mills Heritage Site
Please visit this web page for details on each of these interesting sites.… Read More
Glenn’s 14th annual Environment Day is slated for Saturday, September 23, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., at Thomson Memorial Park, 1005 Brimley Rd.
This event is a great opportunity for you to clear your home of old junk that needs to be recycled, donated or disposed of safely.… Read More
As temperatures soar this weekend, most of the City’s splash pads will remain open to help families cool off. The splash pads were originally scheduled to be shut down soon, but, because of the unseasonably warm weather that’s predicted all weekend, they will be open September 23 and 24 for you to enjoy!… Read More
Take advantage of the great fall and winter recreation programs offered by the City of Toronto! Register for free Scarborough-based programs starting at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 10.
Hundreds of programs
Take time now to visit www.toronto.ca/torontofun or flip through your local FUN Guide to learn about the free program choices that are available right here in Scarborough. … Read More
Do you want to save hundreds of dollars on your energy costs and reduce greenhouse gases that harm our environment?
If so, Glenn wants you to know about a new provincial program that is distributing free “smart” thermostats, installing them for free, and providing free in-home energy reviews to the first 100,000 families who sign up!… Read More