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Pathways to Education Regent Park

Regent Park is the oldest public housing project and one of the most economically disadvantaged regions in Canada. While extremely rich in diversity, it is a community that faces many race, language, and cultural barriers.

Over 80 per cent of residents are visible minorities, and for many, English is a second language.

Few families are earning more than $18,000 per year (less than 1/3 of the national average)

The region has twice the number of single-parent families as the rest of Toronto

Recruiting for: Mainly tutors and to a lesser extent mentors.

Skills: Commitment - 1 day a week (mon-thurs) Punctuality Dedication

Programs: Math, English, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Social Sciences, French, & Computer Science

Number of positions: 10-20

Application method: Email there resume to volunteer@regentparkchc.org

How to prepare: Bring resume