Our daily challenge

Make Greater Montreal a place where children and youth can fully develop, find their way, and become adults who live rewarding lives and who help make their communities vibrant places.

Your gift

$130

3 at-risk primary school children will receive the necessary school supplies from a neighbourhood thrift store to start the year off right.

$260

A child from a disadvantaged background spends two weeks at a summer day camp in a community agency.

$520

25 educational games are bought and loaned out free of charge to families in need to stimulate child learning.

$1,200

10 families get a 3-hour professional consultation via live chat so that they can find solutions to problems related to their child’s education or parent-child relationships.

Support youth success

Why?

In Greater Montreal, too many families still lack the resources and support to provide their children with the right conditions to develop.

Too many children start kindergarten unprepared and accumulate multiple delays that may impact their entire school careers.

Too many teens leave school without a diploma and risk becoming adults with low-paid and insecure jobs and risk getting caught up in a cycle of poverty that their children will likely fall into as well.

The goal?

In collaboration with our network of agencies, our goal is to get young people on the road to success to break the cycle of poverty and social exclusion.

How?

By giving each child a good start in life and support throughout their lives until they reach adulthood.

By supporting concrete actions that aim to:

How much?

In 2017-2018, 34% of our investments will go towards SUPPORTING THE SUCCESS OF YOUTH.

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