Dare to be Youth Charity

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Record #: BTN0065
Last Full Update: 06 Jun 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 289-245-1313
E-Mail info@dtby.ca
Website dtby.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, LinkedIn LinkedIn, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Nicole Kenny, Director of Operations; Email: nicole@dtby.ca
Contact Form dtby.ca/contact

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

Dedicated to empowering youth by connecting, facilitating opportunities for dialogue, and helping them build the skills to truly thrive

Legal Status (51) Registered Charity
Established 2014
Primary Executive Shannon Tobin, Founder and CEO; Email: shannon@dtby.ca
Funding Grants ; Fundraising - special events ; Donations ; Foundation ; Community Foundations

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Offers three core programs designed to help youth thrive by developing resilience life skills and improve overall wellness

  • connects youth with their community

Youth Inspire Series

  • Youth CommUNITY Day, held annually in November for students in grades 9-12

Leader Within Peer Mentorship Program

  • held once a year in February/March 
  • provides a community of support, professional development activities, and practical educational seminars
  • graduates can participate in the Community Youth Council to develop leadership skills, engage with peers, and gain community service hours

Leader Within

  • online learning series that has been carefully crafted to empower youth aged 14-24 with the skills and confidence they need to thrive in today’s challenging world

Financial Resilience and Wellness 

  • online learning series to develop financial resiliency and literacy skills and learn how this intersects with emotional resilience and wellness

Office Mon-Fri afternoons and evenings

  • programs Sep-Jun
Areas Served Greater Toronto Area ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of)
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 24 year(s)

Contact for details

Languages English
Fees None ; Donations welcome

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
Burlington, ON
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Mailing Address c/o Shannon Tobin - DTBY 
The Strata 
551 Maple Ave, Suite 313 
Burlington, ON L7S 1M7
Physical Access Not Applicable - mailing address

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