2017/2018 Sprout Ideas Fellowship
In 2017, TakingITGlobal offered a 6 month Fellowship focused on social entrepreneurship and innovation. Youth aged 15 to 29 who are residents of Ontario were eligible to apply for the opportunity to develop and implement a project with a positive social impact objective.What they received:
Learn More: Read our Social Innovation & Entrepreneurship Youth Guide.
Meet the Fellows
A youth-led startup that focuses on educating youth between 14 and 18 years old about real-world skills.
A compilation record of youth hip-hop artists in Toronto to set an example of the potential in marginalized youth in the arts.
An Indigenous led initiative that aims to develop, produce, promote and distribute high-end fashion products co-designed by Indigenous youth living in communities that are highly impacted by youth suicide.
A web application which contains a youth-friendly repository of information on community centers located across Toronto to encourage youth to be social and active.
Socially conscious contemporary fashion that supports economically disadvantaged communities in Africa