Wendy’s Wonderful Kids

Children's Aid Foundation of Canada is a proud recipient and supporter of The Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption (DTFA), (founded by the same Dave Thomas of Wendy's restaurant fame). As North America's only no...

Rocking Out for Change

It's not often that journalists, editors, and other newsroom dwellers find themselves performing under the bright lights of The Opera House. Founded in 2004 by reporter Jonathan Jenkins, the annual Battle of th...

I am a Graduate

Written by Arthur Gallant, @ArthurGallant27, CAF ambassador and former young person in care. There are many things we’re all certain we won’t become or accomplish in our lifetimes; winning the lottery, steppin...

five14 Talks in Review

On Thursday, May 14, the Children's Aid Foundation's first ever five14 Talks took place at The Arcadian Loft in downtown Toronto. Celebrating the strength and resilience of children and youth in care, the event...

Constructing Stable Futures

For many young people in the child welfare system, a stable career seems out of reach. Already facing high tuition costs and an extremely competitive job market, most of these youth are also struggling to overc...

From Hearth to Heart

Some stars are born on the screen, while others are born in the kitchen. Chef Millie Fernadez, founder of RockStarChefz and contestant on Chopped and Cutthroat Kitchen, has built success on both. Developing a b...

Creating Identity Through Art

Artistic expression has the ability to not only build an identity but also a career. Just ask Toronto-based painter Samara Shuter who from May 8-10 will be premiering her second solo show “Getting To Know You” ...