Employee Spotlight: Bernard Ntansah

On this week’s Employee Spotlight, featuring the staff here and what they do, we have Bernard Ntansah, our Coordinator of Administrative Logistics at The Storefront. Name: Bernard Ntansah Job Title: Coordinator of Administrative Logistics What do you do at The Storefront? I’d like to say that the role that I play at The Storefront is to provide and facilitate the … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Dip Habib

Starting back in September, we have been sharing a weekly series called Employee Spotlight, featuring the staff at The Storefront and what we do. This week’s spotlight is on Dip Habib, our Manager of Volunteers, Events & Facilities. Name: Dip Habib Job Title: Manager, Volunteers, Events & Facilities What do you do at The Storefront? Most of my work is … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Yalini Vijayanathen

For this week’s Employee Spotlight, where we feature the staff here and what they do, we have Yalini Vijayanathen, our Social Skills Specialist at The Storefront. Name: Yalini Vijayanathen Job Title: Social Skills Specialist What do you do at The Storefront? As a Social Skills Specialist, I provide access to the skills, tools and knowledge so that people are confident … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Praveena Soundararajan

On this week’s Employee Spotlight, where we feature the staff here and what they do; we have Praveena Soundararajan, our Data Specialist at The Storefront. Name: Praveena Soundararajan Job Title: Data Specialist  What do you do at the storefront? Currently I am transitioning to a new role at The Storefront. My previous role was a Community Resource Specialist, where I … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Sanah Manickam

Starting back in September, we have been sharing a weekly series called Employee Spotlight, featuring the staff at The Storefront and what we do. This week’s spotlight is on Sanah Manickam, our Training and Skills Development, Project Lead. Name: Sanah Manickam Job Title: Training and Skills Development, Project Lead What do you do at The Storefront? Currently, I am supporting … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Marion del Castillo Jimenez

On this week’s Employee Spotlight, where we feature the staff here at The Storefront, and what they do, we have Marion del Castillo Jimenez, our Project Lead- Community Resource Connections Coach at The Storefront. Currently, Marion is temporarily working as a relief staff member while she pursues personal career development aspirations.  Name: Marion del Castillo Jimenez Job Title: Project Lead … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Maddy Macnab

On this week’s Employee Spotlight, where we feature the staff here and what they do; we have Maddy Macnab, our Coordinator of Community Knowledge Mobilization at The Storefront. Name: Maddy Macnab Job Title: Coordinator, Community Knowledge Mobilization What do you do at The Storefront? There are two main things I do at The Storefront. One is working on strengthening how … Read More

Employee Spotlight: Carolyn Saenz-Esterhuyse

This is the first of our new, weekly series, Employee Spotlight, featuring the staff here at The Storefront and what they do. Today’s spotlight is on Carolyn Saenz-Esterhuyse, our Manager of Data Management and Evaluation at The Storefront. Name: Carolyn Saenz-Esterhuyse Job Title: Manager of Data Management and Evaluation What do you do at The Storefront? I am the manager … Read More

Resilient Leadership: Reducing Isolation during Quarantine

Image of 12 youth in squares arranged in a 4 x 3 grid

The featured image on this page features ACEY’s youth, guests of Centre for Connected Communities’ Signal Boost Podcast, Episode #4, “Youth Engaging Youth.” July 17, 2020 My name is Ariba Siddiqi and I am the co-chair of a youth led grassroots group called the Association of Committed and Engaged Youth (ACEY). We are a diverse collective of students based in … Read More