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ABOUT BOLD

BOLD is a province-wide educational initiative seeking to increase the representation of Black and low SES Ontario high school students attending Post- Secondary. We aim to provide an online platform where Black and low SES high school students can receive information on scholarships, volunteer, and mentorship opportunities. 

When you decide to join us, you too will gain access to various workshops and, most importantly, to a group of like-minded individuals who are just as passionate as you are.

 

OUR VISION

We envision a society in which Black and low SES youth feel empowered to reach their fullest potential as growing scholars and impactful community leaders.

OUR MISSION 

 
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EMPOWER BLACK AND LOW SES YOUTH TO PURSUE AND NAVIGATE POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION

OUR VALUES 

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
Growth & Self- Reflection 
Community
Perseverance & Resilience
Compassion & Service

WHAT WE OFFER

There are lots of opportunities to get involved with BOLD. We offer opportunities to gain mentors and networking connections, workshops to gain and refine your skills, and resources.

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RESOURCES

Gain Opportunities

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SPECIAL WORKSHOPS

Learn Something New

Teamwork

MENTORSHIP

Network with Others

 

WHO WE ARE

BOLD is an initiative created by University of Toronto Community of Support. The 2021 reiteration of BOLD is currently run by university students from across Ontario. Western, Waterloo, Wilfrid Laurier, York and McMaster are a few of the universities represented in the BOLD Team.