Our 2023 Black History production was entitled Dayshawn’s Dream. This story tells of a unique journey through time the prespectives of black youth today. It highlights aspects of slavery including the transatlantic slave trade, African Kings and Queens, women in hip hop and Caribbean culture.
Even though we had to celebrate Black History Month virtually. These restrictions did not stop us from creating new, awesome content and sharing/performing on our social media platforms.
On Monday June 8th 2020, the PowerFilledYouth Team lead a peaceful march in protest demanding justice, change and an end to unfair, unjust, inequitable treatment of black people everywhere. A group of approximately 60 people assembled in the community of Malvern for the peaceful demonstration. The youth used this platform to express themselves and their
Through dance, song, poetry, media, and drama, our audience was taken on a unique and uplifting journey through black history and culture.
It’s such a rewarding feeling to know that you helped make someone’s day.
Well, we’ve done it again. The PowerFIlled Youth TO team presented our newest play entitled “Way Back When” to more than 500 people living in the GTA and had an awesome time doing it.
On Sunday December 2nd 2018, the PowerFilledYouth TO team had the opportunity to volunteer and help out at the Sickle Cell Association of Ontario’s 2019 Christmas party, which is designed for people who have children and youth effected by this disease/disorder. We did fundraising throughout the month of November, including our 5K walkathon in order
Even the seemingly impossible can become a reality. Never ever stop believing in your dreams and reaching for your goals. Be humble, and persevere through your challenges because, in the end, your rewards will be great.
The PFYTO team had the honour of hosting our first paint night date night series with some amazing seniors residing in an old age home in our community. What a great time we had together!