On Thursday, September 25, Toronto Community Housing and Heights Development Inc. hosted an awards dinner to celebrate 25 recipients of the second annual Building Our Future: Limitless Heights Scholarship Program.
"Through their dedication to academic excellence and passion for community building, these 25 recipients are shining examples of leadership and an inspiration to their neighbours, friends and peers," said Greg Spearn, Interim President and CEO, Toronto Community Housing. "We look forward to the great things that are in the works for this community and its residents, and to working together to build safe, vibrant communities where people can live, hope, dream and thrive."
The Building our Future: Limitless Heights Scholarship Program provides Lawrence Heights and Neptune residents of all ages with financial support for post-secondary education or training. The program recognizes the commitment of resident leaders of all ages, who have been involved in community building/development and made significant contributions within the Lawrence Heights and Neptune communities.
The scholarship program offers:
- Up to $3,000 for tuition fees
- $250 bursary to cover additional costs for books, materials, transportation and childcare
- Economic development opportunities through ongoing support from Toronto Community Housing
To see a complete list of the 25 recipients of this year's scholarship awards and to learn more about the Building Our Future: Limitless Heights Scholarship Program, please click on the following LINK