Tag: youth

Young Entrepreneurs prepare to be Hamilton’s Future

The Hamilton Youth Entrepreneurship Hub connects young people (aged 15-29) with experts to workshop ideas and develop skills.

/ February 3, 2016

Youth Empowering Youth – NGEN

In 2010, When Amr was just 17, he decided to do something radical and something counter-cultural. He decided that downtown Hamilton needed a youth centre, and he decided that he was going to put youth at the top of it.

/ February 1, 2016

Ashleigh and Alexandria Montague are SISTERS 4 SISTERS

Sisters4Sisters empowers women by raising money and awareness for women-focused organizations.

/ January 29, 2016

{HYP} Hamilton Youth Poets

HYP was created in order to give Hamilton youth a chance to have their voices heard, as well as to expose them to the world of linguistic art. Spoken word is a chance for youth to speak their minds!! Twice...

/ December 10, 2015

Mother Tareka – City Breathing

Tarek Ajak is a Hamilton-based musician and rapper who performs under the stage name of Mother Tareka. He left Syria with his family when he was in High School during the 1990s and moved to Toronto. Tarek is a youth...

/ December 10, 2015

Slam: The face of Hamilton’s youth poetry scene

The youth that participate in the Hamilton Youth Poetry Slam are courageous, passionate, inspiring, funny, political and always evolving, said organizer, Nea Reid. The Hamilton Youth Poetry Slam is a competition where young poets perform their work on stage and...

/ May 29, 2013