The Young Urban Forest Leaders Program is funded in part by a City of Toronto Community Planting & Stewardship Grant and the Canadian Tree Fund.
Calling all Toronto youth! (ages 18-29)
Are you passionate about the environment and interested in deepening your skills and experience? Looking to have a rewarding, positive impact in your own community while growing your confidence? Join us to learn about this unique, free, virtual training program that will help you build skills in arboriculture, urban forestry and community engagement while working alongside other passionate young leaders!
The Young Urban Forest Leaders (YUFL) Program is a free training and mentorship program designed to provide valuable experience in the field of arboriculture, urban forestry and community engagement. The program also seeks to support youth from underrepresented groups within arboriculture and urban forestry including (but not limited to) women, non-binary people, Indigenous peoples, newcomers, LGBTQ+ persons and visible minorities.
This information session will explain what to expect as a participant of the YUFL program, how to apply and much more!
The session will be delivered online and can be accessed through a web browser or an electronic device with the Zoom app. Internet access required. For accessibility questions, please contact lam[at]yourleaf.org.