Lisa Johnston

Lisa is a passionate Registered Early Childhood Educator (RECE) and activist.  She has been working in early childhood since 2000. She is the team lead for the Early Years Professionals RISE UP T.O. Community of Practice that is championing Early Childhood Educators to fight for Decent Work and Professional Pay in Toronto.  She is currently completing her MA in Early Childhood Studies at Ryerson.

Blog post from Monica Tonlé: Empowering French-Speaking Immigrant Women

Last winter, ICL had the pleasure of hosting two entirely French trainings with women from MOFIF and needless to say, they took all this experience and turned it into fuel to propel their projects.

Meet Roots Community Food Centre, this year's Layton Activism Award Winner!

Roots CFC is focused on building a sustainable organization of activists to address the roots of food insecurity.

 Meet Ellen Blais, Indigenous Midwife and winner of the Layton Indigenous Activism Award

Meet the first-ever winner of the Layton Indigenous Leadership Award!

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