Mentor Highlight: Celia Oliveiria

Mentor Highlight: Celia Oliveiria By Gayatri Gadre, Volunteer, Mentoring for Change Program The Mentoring for Change program at Skills for Change has 25 years positive track record of connecting skilled internationally educated professionals with industry-specific mentors. In our mentor high series, we want to feature Celia Oliveira, a former mentee at Skills for Change who is now giving back…

Softchoice Youth Mentoring Event

Softchoice Youth Mentoring Event   By Shantal Small, Events and Digital Marketing Assistant (Summer Student) Shantal is a summer student part of the Canada Summer Jobs Student program, working as an Events and Digital Marketing Assistant at Skills for Change for Summer 2018. She currently studies within the School of Creative Industries at Ryerson University and…

Mentoring Month at Skills for Change

For over 25 years, Mentoring for Change has engaged volunteers from business communities to support immigrants and refugees to establish themselves in Canada. After all these years, we stand by that – Mentoring matters.   Mentoring matters to newcomer professionals to strengthen their communication skills and find a job in their area of expertise. With…

A Day of Caring featuring ENBRIDGE

     Skills for Change recently teamed up with The United Way for “A Day of Caring” featuring Enbridge! Enbridge is a Canadian multinational energy transportation company that has been serving its community for over 170 years; delivering natural gas to two million homes and businesses across Ontario. Their Gas Distribution IT department took the time…