Are you looking to be a role model, and support the personal and academic success of Black Youth in the Scarborough Community? Imani has thrived in the presence, support, and commitment of our Black undergraduate students in the University of Toronto Community. Through matching youth in the Scarborough community with our UTSC staff, we aim to give our university students an opportunity to become role models in the lives of youth, while also building an atmosphere of support and impact amongst their peers.
Through the Imani Black Academic Mentorship Program, we provide an experience that offers Black undergraduate students an opportunity to be connected with students throughout Scarborough and have hands-on experience in community engagement and peer support. We also created multiple avenues to empower our participating mentors through complementary programs and opportunities including:
Work Study Students would provide leadership in the preparation, delivery, and follow-up activities at a designated school site while supporting a team of U of T Student Volunteers