• The Peer Project Goes To Camp!

    IMG_0125This August, The Peer Project mentors and their mentees headed up north for a special weekend away at Camp Northern Lights, near Haliburton, Ontario. A weekend filled with swimming, canoe races, camp fires, and much more. Through generous donations from the Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund, as well as other supporting organizations, we gave kids an experience of a lifetime. With this trip, many of our kids got to experience the great outdoors for the first time. Thank you to all our ... Read more
  • Adriaan Smith is a builder of things and people

    Adriaan and his menteeAdriaan Smith spent his youth moving between countries, getting to know different cultures and school systems. Adriann was born in the Netherlands to Canadian parents. His father ran his own business and travelled a lot throughout Europe. Adrian says his childhood was spent in a great country with great parents;  “the Netherlands is a very child friendly country”. When he became a teen, Adriaan and his family were on the move; first to the United Kingdom for high school, and then on to Canada. ... Read more

Become a Mentor

Are you a focused, hard-working and selfless leader? Join a group of people just like you to go one-on-one with kids in need. The 6- to 15-year-old kids you can help are full of potential and just in need of a few nudges and bumps to attain the balanced, healthy and happy life they deserve.

The newcomer and at-risk kids need 16- to 29-year-olds (especially males) to step up.

Become a mentor

What is it Like as a Mentor?

Mentors come from all different walks of life; an interesting thread running throughout their stories is their own unexpected growth and evolution. This experience can change you!

Want to learn more, find out what life is like as a mentor by reading Our Mentor Stories.

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