Camp Experiences Go Beyond the Bonfire

Camp is not only a meaningful experience for thousands of young people across Canada, but for many a rite of passage. Learning wilderness survival skills and how to steer a canoe is only one element of the jour...

Summers of Self-Discovery

Written by Kristy Graves, a member of our Young Person’s Advisory Council and former young person in care. Now that we are finally getting a taste of summer weather, I can’t help but reflect back on my time ...

Having “it all”

Written by Matthew Powell, an ambassador for the Foundation and former young person in care. I am an intellectual by nature and an existentially broken philosopher. These two attributes of my personality hav...

Joe Carter Classic 2014 tees-off

Published June 23, 2014 - CNW The Joe Carter Classic and the Children's Aid Foundation today announced this year's recipients of Joe Carter Scholarships: Anna Ho and Shameer Rahman. Both students are acknowled...

Celebrating World Pride

Friday, June 20th marked the official kick-off of WorldPride 2014 in Toronto. Celebrating people across the globe of all backgrounds and sexual orientations, this is North America's very first WorldPride event....

Another Year Older

Written by Kristy Graves, a member of our Young Person's Advisory Council and former young person in care. May 10th was my 23rd birthday and it really made me reflect on a lot of things about my life, both p...

Love is All You Need

Written by Jemmy Felix, a member of our Young Person's Advisory Council and former young person in care. "Love is All You Need" resonated with me because it speaks to the idea of 'normalcy'. It also touched me...

Children of the Crown: The Challenge for Canada

Written by Matthew Powell, an ambassador for the Foundation and former young person in care. My name is Matthew and I am an undergraduate student at York University in psychology and history and aspire to be...