Upcoming courses & events

Building Skills for Change - November 2020

Building Skills for Change - November 2020

Nov 9, 2020 at 6:30pm Dec 7, 2020 at 8:30pm
Online, Toronto, ON


Sue Parker

Association of Early Childhood Education and Child Care Workers

Child care workers can now locate power and recruit volunteers to build our collective muscles.

Melisa Bayon

OFL Make It Fair Campaign Organizer

Thanks to the Institute, we earned new skills to inspire their coworkers and developed strategic action plans.

Eric Rogers

This training has given me the opportunity to meet like-minded people to network and put my plans into action.  Expect some change Toronto.

Gord Jackson

This training helps one to focus on what’s really important and how to effectively apply what has been presented.

Sindy Ng

I am very inspired to be more actively involved in volunteering for projects I am passionate about in my community.

Leon Letto

If you feel powerfully about something and want to start making a difference, this is for you.

Nikolas Koschany

The program doesn’t just teach you about leadership. It lets you learn how to act, take action and make a difference in the world.

Marce Bylinska

I came without a specific campaign in mind, but now I can’t wait to lay out a plan and get started with a full (overflowing) toolkit!

Maria Gaziano

This weekend provided me with much insight on the experiences of the largely diverse group of people I got to learn with. I am very grateful to have had the opportunity to be a part of this fantastic program

Brittany M. Stevens

I would recommend taking this program to anyone with a passion and a reason to make change. You will be deeply affected positively by the learnings provided.

We've trained dozens of organizations, including:

  • YWCA
  • Greenpeace
  • United Way

The Institute for Change Leaders is brought to you by the Faculty of Community Services at Ryerson University
and the generous support of USW, UNIFOR, CUPE and Birchhill Equity.

  • Ryerson University
  • USW
  • Unifor
  • CUPE