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Firefighters Serving Breakfast

 

On February 14, 2017 The Badminton and Racquet Club of Toronto went up in flames. The damage was “astronomical”,  a six-alarm blaze destroyed a historic athletic club in midtown Toronto. The Toronto firefighters did a superb job  preventing the fire from spreading to nearby buildings and making sure everyone was safely secured.  The Badminton […]

By |April 26th, 2017|Categories: Events, NEWS, Supporters||Comments Off on Firefighters Serving Breakfast

Ontario Bar Association’s Annual Law Day Photography Contest

Ontario Bar Association’s Annual Law Day Photography Contest

Good Luck to all of our Children’s Breakfast Clubs’  participants who submitted creative work in visual art and writings of poems, stories or essays of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.  The Ontario Bar Association’s popular Law Day Photography Contest has engaged students from across the […]

By |April 5th, 2017|Categories: Events, NEWS||Comments Off on Ontario Bar Association’s Annual Law Day Photography Contest

THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

TCBC SUPPORTS THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

HISTORY

The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed annually on March 21st.  On March 21, 1960, police opened fire and killed 69 people at a peaceful demonstration in Sharpeville, South Africa, against the apartheid “pass laws”.  In 1966, the General Assembly […]

By |March 29th, 2017|Categories: Events, NEWS, Uncategorized||Comments Off on THE INTERNATIONAL DAY FOR THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMINATION

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2017 – SALUTING TORONTO PARAMEDIC SERVICES

 

Rick Boustead from The  Toronto Paramedic organization introduced The Children’s Breakfast Clubs  to his senior management.  He convinced senior management to play a leadership role in helping to establish a breakfast club  in the Jane and Falstaff community.

In recognition of their long standing partnership and overall commitment to The  Children’s Breakfast Clubs, we felt […]

By |February 25th, 2017|Categories: Events, NEWS, Supporters||Comments Off on BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2017 – SALUTING TORONTO PARAMEDIC SERVICES

Via Rail

By |February 24th, 2017|Categories: NEWS, Supporters||Comments Off on Via Rail

VIA RAIL ON BOARD TO DELIVER A HISTORY TO 25 TCBC LOCATIONS

Via Rail has made it possible for all the children who attend its 25 locations to learn about – The Black experience in Canada.  This includes a series of questions and drills .

Sample questions are  listed below:  (Test your knowledge)

1) When  was slavery officially abolished in Canada?

2) Can you name the first Black Governor  […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Events, NEWS, Supporters||Comments Off on VIA RAIL ON BOARD TO DELIVER A HISTORY TO 25 TCBC LOCATIONS

Warden Avenue Breakfast Club Ballin’ with CBL and former Raptors Coach!

 

The Children’s Breakfast Clubs was thrilled to welcome former Raptors coach – Butch Carter. The Director of Operations of The Canadian Basketball League – Joe Nunes,  the coach – Garrett Kelly and several players from The Canadian Basketball League started their morning by serving a hot nutritional cultural breakfast at Warden Avenue Breakfast Club […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Events, Supporters||Comments Off on Warden Avenue Breakfast Club Ballin’ with CBL and former Raptors Coach!

Our Black History Month Trip Last Year!

 

In 2016 over 200 children from The Children’s Breakfast Clubs had the opportunity to celebrate Black History Month in Ottawa, because of the generosity of VIA Rail and the Local 113 Transit Workers. Arriving in Ottawa they were hosted by a number of MP’s; The Honourable Ahmed D. Hussen, The Honourable Judy A. Sgro, The […]

By |February 14th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized||Comments Off on Our Black History Month Trip Last Year!

Did you know that Jamaal Magloire was Children’s Breakfast Club Kid?

 

Jamaal has been involved with our charities for 20 years and has promoted our charities throughout his long and distinguished professional career.  Jamaal has been a role model by promoting a work ethic, community service, family values and healthy living for children and youth.  Jamaal and his family have hosted a community day in […]

By |February 8th, 2017|Categories: NEWS, Supporters||Comments Off on Did you know that Jamaal Magloire was Children’s Breakfast Club Kid?

Celebrating Black history, contribution, and leadership in Canada

Black History is everyone’s history , 365 days a year.  February gives us a chance to focus on some of the contributions that member of the Black community have made to Toronto, Ontario and Canada.  From writers to athletes to community activities, here are just a few examples of individuals who have contributed and […]

By |February 3rd, 2017|Categories: Events, NEWS||Comments Off on Celebrating Black history, contribution, and leadership in Canada