Cash Raise For Haiti

Events Raise Cash and Hope for Haiti   More than 500 Grade 4 and 5 students from Allenby, Hillcrest, John Ross Robertson, Crestwood, Leo Baeck North and South, USDS Bathurst and Bayview, and Netivot HaTorah schools collected more than 5,000 pairs of shoes. Project Give Back and the students worked with shoe retailer Soft Moc and Soles4Souls […]

School Project

Project Give Back, a unique program for students in grades 4 and 5, has left an indelible mark on the students who participated in it, their teachers say. Ellen Schwartz, a Grade 4 teacher at Eitz Chaim Day School, developed the project in her general studies class. The goal was to teach children empathy, compassion, […]

What with kids these days

What’s with kids these days? Project Give Back teaches community spirit: The learning-by-doing approach is helping these kids internalize the value and rewards derived from helping others.

Kid Philanthropists

Kid philanthropists: Charity begins at grade school. For Mark Mannarn, coming up with the concept for his charity event was simple. “I love hockey. And I hate cancer,” the 12-year-old says.

Ellen Schwartz

Village Living Magazine Jacob’s Ladder co-founder, Ellen Schwartz, explains why and how her newest project is inspiring young students across the city to make positive changes in their own lives and the lives of others.

Breast Cancer Research

Cantor’s family raises $25K for breast cancer research Cantor Eric Moses and his family decided to participate in the Sept. 30 CIBC Run for the Cure, presented by the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, after his son, Sammy, a student at Associated Hebrew Schools, came home with Project Give Back.

Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai Recognizes its Youngest Supporters These young students were inspired to raise awareness for Mount Sinai Hospital by a special school project. Project Give Back ……

City News

Project Give Back student featured on CityNews.

Sick Kids

Project Give Back alumni stay connected to their cause.