Get Involved

Volunteer as an IMANI Mentor!

The IMANI Academic Mentorship Program is always looking for committed and passionate University of Toronto students to be mentors. The program will commence on September 19 or 20, depending on whether you are supporting Elementary Schools (Tuesdays) or High Schools (Wednesdays).  From this date onwards, the expectation is that you are on-site each week. 

Register today!

Key Dates

Mentor Training -  UTSC | September 19/20 | 3pm – 6pm @ HW212A (under HW305)  

Mentees’ Parent’s Night - UTSC | October 25 | 5 – 8pm

Monthly Mentor Meetings/Training -  UTSC | 5:30 – 8:30pm:

  • October 17th or 18th
  • November 28th or 29th
  • January 16th or 17th
  • February 27th or 28th
  • March 27th or 28th

Day in the Life (elementary) - UTSC | February 20 | 10am – 3pm

Day in the Life (high school) -  UTSC | February 21 | 10am – 3pm

Year-End Reflection - UTSC | late March | Time: TBD

IMANI Year-End Recognition Ceremony - UTSC | April 9 | 3 – 7pm


Work with the IMANI Academic Mentorship Program!

Each year we hire more than 10 University of Toronto students to support and drive the IMANI Academic Mentorship Program.  Preference is given to those who have been an IMANI Mentor.  We welcome applications from all UofT students who are passionate about access to education for black youth. 

Please visit the Career Learning Network to search for current IMANI positions.


Be an involved IMANI parent/community member!

We encourage and welcome parents and community members to get involved and support the work of the IMANI program. Join the IMANI Advisory Committee, become a Friend of IMANI, support the program through sponsorship iniaitives. Please contact us to explore ways in which you can get more involved.