Thursday, November 16th

Curated Resources for Classes in the Library Today

Welcome to the Library!

Period 1/2/3 – CHV2O1-11, 13, 15

Today Ms. Belevski and Ms. Cross’s classes will continue work on the YPI project, one of the most important components of the Civics course.

The Youth and Philanthropy Initiative’s wesbite ( would be a good place to continue researching your charity.

This Slider will help you learn to navigate a charity’s website to find useful information.

  • The donate page has lots of information about how to help an organization. This includes the financial data.


Links From Last Time

Community Knowledge Centre is a very easy-to-use way to find charities in different parts of the city.

Charity Village also has some resources, but as the listings are province-wide, you’ll need to do more digging.

Volunteer Services Toronto has a great list of charities in the 416 too.

The Ontario School Library Association has a great social activism primer that can be found HERE.

You want yet another list of charities? Of course you do! 211 Toronto has another amazing list of charities here.

Revenue Canada has a list of all officially recognized charities. For a charity to be eligible, it needs to be on this list.