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Do you know a woman who is making a difference and improving the lives of women and girls? 


We want to celebrate her. Every year, YWCA Toronto honours the work of remarkable women who are creating new opportunities for women and girls in our city and around the globe in a wide array of areas such as business, education, social justice, advocacy, arts, health and philanthropy.



Nomination deadline is Friday, November 4, 2016


For more information, please visit womenofdistinction.ca or contact

Phoebe Wong, Manager of Events, at pwong@ywcatoronto.org.


Save the Date!

37th YWCA Toronto

Women of Distinction Awards

Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Carlu

L’Amoreaux CRC Community Day Wednesday, October 12th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

L’Amoreaux CRC Community Day


Wednesday, October 12th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm


Come and see what your newly refreshed community centre has to offer! Site tours will be

available, including a tour by Councillor Jim Karygiannis.


***Coffee, tea and treats will be provided.提供茶点***

Community Environment Day Saturday, September 24, 2016

Community Environment Day 2016 is fast approaching!

Saturday, September 24, 2016

L’Amoreaux Recreation Centre

2000 McNicoll Avenue at Kennedy Road

from 10:00am to 2:00pm


Our Community Environment Day allows us to do our part in creating a cleaner, greener and more livable community.

Please bring your unused and unwanted household items and you will help to:

  • Extend the life of a product by offering it to someone for reuse;
  • Reduce the amount of waste going to landfill and ensure that it properly recycled; and,
  • Ensure that hazardous waste materials are disposed of safely.

Please do not bring: construction waste, gasoline, garbage, wood, cassette and videotapes, commercial/industrial hazardous waste and scrap metal.

I look forward to meeting you at our Community Environment Day on September 24, 2016.

Ward 39 – June 2016 Newsletter Safety Town Hall June, 2016 6:30pm – 9:30pm L’ Amoreuax Community 2000 McNicoll Ave

Dear Neighbour:

Safety Town Hall


Monday, June 20, 2016

6:30 pm to 9:00 pm

L’ Amoreaux Community and Recreation Centre

2000 McNicoll Avenue

Presenters . Toronto Police Service; RCMP; Consumer Protection Services of Ontario; and, Bank of Canada.

Incidents such as home and car break ins; Canada Revenue Agency scam calls threatening residents to pay fines or go to jail; immigration related calls; and, aggressive door-to door sales people claiming that they want to check furnaces, hot water heaters and air conditioners to see if the homeowner is eligible for an upgrade. These incidents can cost you thousands of dollars!

Join us at the Safety Town Hall and learn how to protect yourself!

Read News Letter Ward Report – June 2016


TransformTO Community Conversation: Scarborough Civic Centre Tuesday May 3, 2016, 6-9 pm

TransformTO Community Conversation: Scarborough

Join the conversation about climate change and how we can build a low-carbon, healthy, equitable, prosperous Toronto!

Residents are invited to help shape Toronto’s future as a healthy, equitable and prosperous low-carbon city at one of four community conversations in April and May. We’ll create a vision for Toronto’s future and explore the changes needed to achieve it.