Exciting news from YouthREX!

Our Executive Director Richard Barrett has been selected for a coveted spot in the YouthREX Understanding Program Evaluation for Youth Wellbeing certificate program at York University. YouthREX promotes the integration of research evidence and evaluation in the development and delivery of Ontario’s youth programs. The knowledge gained will be used to help TXDL grow and […]

Thank you

What a year!

It has been a productive and busy year for our organization. We have been able to expand our scope and reach to bring exciting programs to underserved but deserving youth in the GTA. We managed to put on workshops from Etobicoke to Scarborough to downtown Toronto. Our TXDL instructors taught topics as varied as game […]

Lequanne Collins-Bacchus

Team TXDL is growing!

TXDL is happy to welcome Lequanne Collins-Bacchus to our organization in the role of Youth Director. She will be responsible for creating our youth focused and led initiatives. An “intellectual peripatetic”, she has studied at Carleton University philosophically, and Seneca College logistically. She has worked in various capacities from researching machine learning at OCAD University […]

Level Up workshop

We are off and running with our 2017 TXDL workshops

Continuing on the success of our 2016 programs we have begun our 2017 TXDL campaign with two training workshops right off the bat. TXDL Starting Lineup: Level Up with Eva’s Phoenix and TWG For Level Up, we are in partnership with Eva’s Phoenix and The Working Group. The workshops are providing under served youth with […]

Level Up

Helping Underprivileged Youth Gain Employable Tech Skills Press Release: Eva’s Phoenix is proud to host tech advocates TXDL and TWG in offering a practical tech skills overview for disadvantaged and marginalized youth. This 15-week course, covering HTML, CSS, Javascript, and Unity development, is intended to provide an accessible entry point for those voices underrepresented in […]