Cathy Denyer of Big Brothers and Big Sisters Toronto

Cathy Denyer, the current president of Big Brothers and Big Sisters Toronto, a mentorship program for youth, has been working in the not-for-profit sector for a number of years.  She has always had an interest in this area.  With a background in criminology and sociology, Cathy has worked in a variety of different organizations dealing with young […]

Junior League of Toronto Winter Recruitment – January 20, 2009

The Junior League of Toronto, a women’s service/volunteer group with over 80 years of service, is holding its recruitment and information evening on Tuesday, January 20th 2009 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Bob Rumball Centre, 2395 Bayview Avenue.  The League is looking for women who want to make a difference.  If you or someone you […]

Interview with a TIFF Volunteer, Part II

Ada has been volunteering for the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) since the late 1990s. At that time, Ada was an undergraduate student, studying film at Ryerson University. For her, volunteering at TIFF was part of the experience of learning about film as it offered her the chance to see uncommon films and learn more […]

Interview with a TIFF Volunteer, Part I

Cynthia Cheng The Toronto International Film Festival, now underway all over the city cannot possibly be as successful as it is without its volunteers. Prospere Magazine recently had the chance to speak with two of TIFF’s volunteers. Stephanie Jones is volunteering at TIFF for the first time. A recent McMaster University grad with a degree […]