RISE Collective is a free of charge youth program that amplifies the voices of young women, non-binary and gender fluid youth in Hamilton.
What does it mean to RISE?
The RISE Collective is a 12 week program that consists of activities, discussions and workshops surrounding the four key themes:
Reflect, Rest, Recharge
Influence, Integrate, Imagine
Sustain, Support, Strategize
Engage, Empower, Educate
The purpose of the program is to encourage youth engagement, build leadership skills, enhance community and promote change.
This program is funded by the YWCA Canada and the Government of Canada.
Role: Youth Programs Coordinator
Loves: The outdoors, hiking, camping, travelling, reading
Work Interests: Fostering supportive relationships and promoting learning and growth through fun, interactive activities.