DisOrientation 2017

DisOrientation 2017 Oct. 2 This year’s theme: Foundations. Because as students, we can build each other up. Come together to learn and skill-share around issues of consent, anti-black racism, self-care, free education, and more. Hosted by the Community Action Centre

A week-long series of social justice events welcoming new and returning students and community members. This year’s theme: Foundations. Because as students, we can build each other up.

Come together to learn and skill-share around issues of consent, anti-black racism, self-care, free education, and more.

Hosted by the Community Action Centre

 

Queer Care Day: Drop-in Crafting

Monday Oct. 2
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
200 King St. E., St. James campus
Community Action Centre room 165B
http://bit.ly/CACdisO-Care

 

Fight the Fees Meeting

Organizing for free education

Tuesday, Oct. 3
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Student Lounge, Casa Loma campus
http://bit.ly/CACdisO-FTF

 

Shut It Uncle Bob! Addressing Racism from Family Friends and Loved Ones

Workshop on confronting racism

Wednesday, Oct. 4
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
St. James A building, 200 King St. E.
Career Centre, room B155, workshop room #2
http://bit.ly/CACdisO-Bob

 

Sisters in Spirit Vigil

Honouring missing and murdered indigenous women

Wednesday, Oct. 4
5:45 p.m. – Meet at the Community Action Centre room 165B
6:00 p.m. – Depart to Allan Gardens
6:30 p.m. – Vigil at Allan Gardens
http://bit.ly/CACdisO-Sisters

 

The Hallmark of Tolerance

Film screening and panel on anti-black racism

Thursday, Oct. 5
6:45 p.m. – doors & food
7:15 p.m. – film starts (running time 91 minutes)
9:30 p.m. – panel & event ends
St. James campus, room 128, 200 King St. E.,
http://bit.ly/CACdisO-Tolerance

 

Consent and Consumption

Workshop on harm reduction and consent
Friday Oct. 6
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
St. James A building, 200 King St. E.,
Quiet Lounge, room F150 (inside the King’s Lounge)
http://bit.ly/CACdisO-Consent

 

All DisOrientation events are free and open to students and community. Find specific accessibility info in the description of each event.

Questions/Accommodations: cacassistant@sagbc.ca

 

Community Action Centre colouring contest

You’re just one crayon away from winning a $250+ care pack courtesy of the Community Action Centre. Anyone can enter but only GBC students can win.

Find the colouring contest on the back page of The Dialog student newspaper or download the CAC colouring contest here.  

Deadline: completed and eligible entries must be received by Monday, April 3 at noon.

Drop-off at the St. James Community Action Centre, room 165B or post online (Facebook or Instagram) tagged #OutsideTheLinesCAC

You are enough.

CAC colouring contest 2017

CAC colouring contest

You could win a $100+ care pack courtesy of the Community Action Centre. Anyone can enter. GBC students can win. Find the colouring contest on the back page of The Dialog student newspapaer or online at bit.ly/CACcolours2016

Deadline: completed/eligible entries must be received by Monday, April 4 at noon.

Drop-off at the St. James Community Action Centre, room 165B or post online tagged #OutsideTheLinesCAC

This image is a page from “The Positive Affirmations Colouring Book” by Sarah Mangle. YOU ARE ENOUGH.

This image is a page from "The Positive Affirmations Colouring Book" by Sarah Mangle. YOU ARE ENOUGH.

Bowlathon 2016 Fundraiser for Toronto Rape Crisis Centre

The Toronto Rape Crisis Centre/Multicultural Women Against Rape (TRCC/MWAR) accepts calls from anyone who needs support on their crisis line, which operates 24/7. The Bowlathon is TRCC’s largest annual fundraiser. The Community Action Centre’s team is lacing up their rented shoes for the cause. Cheer us on with any donation amount.

Donate online: http://bit.ly/CAC_bowls

Drawing of a bowling lane with the text: The Toronto Rape Crisis Centre/Multicultural Women Against Rape (TRCC/MCWAR) invites you to participate in our annual fundraiser on Feb. 27, 2016 at Bowlerama West (5429 Dundas St. W.) Create a team of 6-8 people, raise $1200, enjoy 2 hours of bowling, and delicious buffet! All bowlers who raise over $300 will be entered to win prizes! Bowling times are at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., register you team early to make sure you get your preferred shift time! Thank you for your ongoing support as we strive together to a violence-free city.