The Institute for Change Leaders is proud to offer the first accredited Marshall Ganz-based community organizing course in Canada. With your support, we've made an incredible impact since launching in March 2015.

We rely on your support. Please donate today so that we can keep making an impact.

Over 5000 students trained on community organizing skills.

Two-time host of Canroots East, a national conference of progressive organizers.

Over 100 trainers recruited and developed from diverse cultural and professional backgrounds.

50 two-day workshops conducted on foundational organizing skills.

Trainings conducted in cities across the country, including Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Waterloo, Whitehorse, London, Charlottetown, Halifax, Edmonton, Regina and Hamilton.

Over 100 partnerships formed with organizations like Greenpeace, YWCA, USW, Canada-Hong Kong Link, Unifor, and United Way.

Expanded knowledge and expertise across issue areas including the environment, childcare, diversity and inclusion, and LGBTQ rights.

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