Fall Bake Sale | Kingston

Written by Anne Pham on November 11th, 2016

The Fall Bake Sale was the first event hosted by the Kingston Trek for Teens! Taking place on November 8th, the Fall Bake Sale kicked off the Kingston Trek for Teens’ fall initiatives to raise funds… Read More

October Dance for a Cause | Toronto

Written by Anne Pham on November 3rd, 2016

On October 27th, the Toronto branch of Trek for Teens hosted an interactive Halloween-themed dance class where participants were able to learn the steps to Michael Jackson’s Thriller. The minimum donation amount to attend was… Read More

Montreal Trek for Teens

Written by Alex Wichert on August 31st, 2016

In September, the Montreal Trek for Teens Chapter will officially begin its first year of activity. The branch consists of students from local universities McGill, Concordia, Université du Québec à Montréal, and Université de Montréal. The… Read More

Final Concert

Written by Alex Wichert on July 11th, 2016

On June 30, 2016, Trek for Teens hosted its final concert of the 2015-2016 campaign. The most outstanding performers from this year’s concert series took to the stage in the Hart House Arbor Room, competing… Read More

Spring Donation Drive

Written by Alex Wichert on June 21st, 2016

In April, Trek for Teens ran its first Spring Donation Drive at the University of Toronto. Collection stations were set up at key locations in St. Michael’s College and Woodsworth College; students were asked to donate… Read More

Trek for Teens Day

Written by Alex Wichert on June 9th, 2016

On May 21, 2016, over 75 participants and 50 volunteers gathered at Nathan Phillips Square to raise funds for homeless youth. The day was Trek for Teens Day – participants were challenged to compete in… Read More

Fashion Show: Illuminate

Written by Alex Wichert on May 16th, 2016

On May 6, 2016, Trek for Teens hosted the Illuminate Fashion Show at the Hart House Great Hall! Audience members enjoyed a light dinner and student art exhibit before settling in for the main event…. Read More

Concert Three

Written by Alex Wichert on May 10th, 2016

On Friday, April 29, 2016, performers gathered at Brennan Hall to play in the third Trek for Teens Concert of the year! The evening featured different genres and groups, providing a wide array of musical… Read More

Youth Homelessness Conference

Written by Alex Wichert on May 10th, 2016

On Friday, April 22, 2016, Grade Seven and Eight students attended the Trek for Teens Youth Homelessness Conference at Brennan Hall. The day featured keynote speakers and presentations, workshops, engaging games, and additional information on… Read More

Horizons for Youth: Umbrella Day

Written by Alex Wichert on March 25th, 2016

Umbrella Day Horizons for Youth is seeking volunteers to assist on Umbrella Day. On May 3, 2016, Horizons for Youth will be offering umbrellas for a one time donation of $15 to $20 at sites… Read More

The Walk for Homeless Youth

Written by Alex Wichert on March 15th, 2016

On March 8, Trek for Teens hosted The Walk for Homeless Youth. Elementary and Middle School Student participants walked throughout Toronto, following a checkpoint-based map, to briefly feel the experience of being a little cold,… Read More

Trek for Teens at Kelly’s Korner

Written by Alex Wichert on March 12th, 2016

On March 2, Trek for Teens members represented the organization at the St. Michael’s College Student Union open mic series, Kelly’s Korner. Trek for Teens members spoke to the audience at certain points between the performances… Read More

Games for a Cause Recap

Written by Alex Wichert on March 6th, 2016

On March 3, the Trek for Teens Ryerson Club hosted Games for a Cause. The event was open to all and gave Ryerson University students an opportunity to play board games with the club executive… Read More

Trek for Teens at Queen’s University and in Montreal

Written by Alex Wichert on March 6th, 2016

Trek for Teens continues to grow! In January, the foundation’s President, Michael Bazzocchi, attended the Queen’s Conference on Philanthropy and spoke to its delegates about the organization; the presentation resonated with students in the area and… Read More

Jump Cut: A Film Festival For Homeless Youth

Written by Alex Wichert on February 29th, 2016

On February 27, Trek for Teens hosted its first film festival. Jump Cut was held at St. Michael’s College School and raised over $1000 in support of homeless youth. In addition to a screening of the films,… Read More

Trek for Teens at Moby Dick! The Musical

Written by Alex Wichert on February 13th, 2016

From January 28 – 31, Moby Dick! The Musical was run by The Woodsworth Innis New Drama Society (WINDS). Trek for Teens would like to thank WINDS for donating show tickets and subway fare to… Read More

Trek for Teens at Queen’s Conference on Philanthropy

Written by Alex Wichert on February 13th, 2016

On January 22, Trek for Teens presented to over 100 student delegates at the eighth annual Queen’s Conference on Philanthropy. The series is “Canada’s premier undergraduate philanthropic conference. At QCOP, we aim to educate, inspire and… Read More

Trek for Teens Ryerson Club

Written by Alex Wichert on February 12th, 2016

Trek for Teens has expanded! The recently-formed Ryerson Trek for Teens Club focuses on raising funds and awareness for homeless youth in the Ryerson community. The entirety of the club’s actions are performed by members of… Read More

Carol to Care Recap

Written by Alex Wichert on December 23rd, 2015

On December 12, 2015, over 125 carolers gathered at corners around Yonge-Dundas Square to raise funds for homeless youth. Wearing Christmas props and costumes, holding songbooks, and attracting the attention of local passerby, the volunteers… Read More

December Movie Night Recap

Written by Alex Wichert on December 23rd, 2015

On December 8th, 2015, Trek for Teens hosted a Christmas-themed Move Night at Brennan Hall, located in the University of Toronto. Viewers gathered to watch Elf and were asked, prior to the outing, to bring… Read More

What is the Trek for Teens Foundation?

The Toronto Trek for Teens, or T3 for short, is a charitable project set up by youth, for youth. The trek itself consists of a team-oriented race which takes place in downtown Toronto every Spring. Teams of youth ages 13-19 solve problems and find hidden clues, working together to complete the course (much like the Amazing Race). Throughout the day, there are other ongoing festivities at and around Yonge-Dundas Square. Find out more about the Foundation.

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