• Jays Care Takes The Peer Project To The Ballgame

    PPJaysCare14A big big thanks to the Jays Care Foundation! On May 19, The Peer Project got a very special invite to Rogers Centre to catch the game in the Jays Care Community Clubhouse. It was a night of cheers, laughs, hot dogs, pizza, popcorn and baseball! We had our picture up on the JumboTron, and even had a visit from the Jays mascot Ace. JAYS CARE FOUNDATION SUPPORTS PEER PROJECT MENTORING While visiting the Jays Care Clubhouse was a dream come true for ... Read more
  • Growing Up Tough, Mick Dickenson Pays it Forward

    Mick teaching martial artsEmigrating from Jamaica at age four to Toronto and landing in the Jane and Finch area (and then Mimico), Mick Dickenson didn’t really know he grew up in neighbourhoods that were known as rougher areas. “You realize after you are older what was happening in your neighbourhood, you see a lot of domestic abuse, drug use, and prostitution and stuff like that,” says Mick. Mick’s parents weren’t around much because they were working to help keep food on the table for Mick ... Read more

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