We Belong flash mob
As part of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games Youth Summit on March 21st, youth from our GTA Clubs performed a choreographed “We Belong” flash mob at Yonge-Dundas Square. The song and choreography was created by The Love Movement 4:16 to celebrate belonging through diversity.
Celebrating its eighth year, CKNW’s Pink Shirt Day builds
awareness against bullying and encourages everyone to wear a pink shirt on
February 25th. Funds raised go to supporting the CKNW Orphan’s Fund as well as
Boys and Girls Clubs in communities across Western Canada. Boys and Girls Clubs
across Canada also proudly participate in Pink Shirt Day because it promotes
awareness, understanding and openness about bullying and a shared commitment to
Youth United Anti Bullying Film Festival 2015
In February of 2012, the Boys & Girls Club Services
of Greater Victoria, in conjunction with the members of Victoria's Community
Centre Network (CCN), launched a new film festival contest, designed to engage
local youth and teens in educating their peers and the wider community about
the negative impact of bullying. Due to the tremendous success of this event,
an outpouring of support from local organizations, and the response from
community partners, the CCN decided to make this into an annual event. 2015
marked Victoria’s fourth annual Youth United Anti-Bullying Film Festival.
St. Alban’s stands up against bullying
This video is a pledge to make St. Alban's a bully free
space and help make sure that our Boys and Girls Club is a good place to be—for
Airdrie Boys and Girls Club demonstrate the effects of cyber bullying
This video was created by the members of the Torch
Leadership Program to support anti-bullying initiatives and demonstrate the
harsh effects of cyberbullying.
These Clubs distributed a Pink Shirt Day pledge that had
community members commit to doing a positive action, with the idea that building
a community based on positive actions and values can reduce instances of
bullying and build a safe, supportive community.
||Boys & Girls Club of Lethbridge & District stand against bullying|
This video is a pledge to stand up against bullying and
help make sure that the Boys and Girls Club of Lethbridge & District is a
bully free space.
Boys and Girls Club of Summerside - The Leadership Against Bullying Project
This video highlights the conversations at the Boys and
Girls Club of Summerside to spread bullying awareness, as well as a challenge
to take leadership against bullying.
||Boys and Girls Club of Wetaskiwin anti-bullying Pink Shirt Day |
The Boys and Girls Club of Wetaskiwin, in partnership
with community members of the City of Wetaskiwin and Town of Millet, spearheaded
the local Pink Shirt Day campaign that focuses on bullying that can happen
anywhere and at any time, including, school, the playground, at home and in the
|Boys and Girls Club of Cornwall/SDG
As part of the Doing the Write Thing literacy program, Club members from seven after-school programs across Cornwall wrote short stories about bullying. The
stories were written in English and French and the book was put together by the
members themselves! As part of the book launch, the English stories were read
aloud by “celebrity reader” Bill Roddy.