Monday, March 27, 2017


This partnership project has the vision to ignite volunteers’ passion for health promotion and build their leadership capacity to work towards improving immigrants’ health.

Ignite Leadership for Immigrants' Health is a partnership project with the vision to bring volunteers together from diverse ethnic background through a series of volunteer training delivered in various languages. The project will build a greater understanding of immigrants’ health among the project participants as well as building volunteers leaders and training models & resources for the non-profit sector.


  • To establish a collaborative mechanism of volunteer leadership development for all partnering and supporting organizations;

  • To build volunteer leadership capacity in the non-profit sector for improving immigrants’ health outcome;

  • To develop resources and tools to be used for volunteer leadership development such as online resources, educational materials, and training curriculum;

  • To build best practices of leadership training model for non-profit sector to address immigrants’ health issues.


Scarborough Head Office

  • 3320 Midland Avenue, Suite 201
  • Scarborough, ON, M1V 5E6
  • Tel: (416) 493-4242
  • Fax: (416) 493-2214

North York Branch

  • 1751 Sheppard Avenue East, G/F
  • North York, ON, M2J 0A4
  • Tel: (416) 493-4242
  • Fax: (416) 492-0644

Downtown Branch

  • 130 Dundas Street West, 3rd Floor
  • Toronto, ON, M5G 1C3
  • Tel: (416) 493-4242
  • Fax: (416) 595-6332