Past Events


CCNCTO Volunteer Orientation
Dec 15, 2015 | North York Civic Centre
We invited current and potential volunteers for an informative orientation on CCNCTO’s mandate/history, an anti-oppression 101 presentation and upcoming 2016 volunteer opportunities.

Service Provider Workshop on Immigrant Health
November 6, 2015
In collaboration with CATIE, we hosted a service provider workshop on immigrant health with a focus on Hepatitis C.

Toronto Civic Literacy Collaborative project – 2nd Engagement Event
Oct 5, 2015 | Agincourt Library
The 2nd year of the TCLC project focused on engaging the Chinese community on the federal elections. We recruited 16 community leaders to organize 2 engagement events, including a trip to MP offices (Sept 19). At the second engagement event we had presentations on Chinese Canadian history and knowledge on how to vote and the different levels of government.

Story Circles: on Chinese Identity and Sexuality discussion forum
Oct 3, 2015 | Fairview Library
Through discussion, interactive games, and presentation, we invited Chinese-identified parents, adults, and youth to share their personal journey on the issue of Chinese identity and sexuality. We had a panel of speakers to lead the discussion which was enlightening and informative.

Voices of the Unheard: The Chinese Canadian Experience in Politics
March 14, 2015 | Fairview Library
Community Panel on civic engagement, featuring Kristyn Wong-Tam, Karen Sun & Brian Chang.


Autumn Celebration/Open House
Oct 18, 2014 | Windup Bird Cafe
We celebrated our Civic Literacy Project volunteers, announced our fundraising campaign and even raised some funds. Thanks again to all our guests, volunteers and staff and the Windup Bird Cafe for allowing us to use the space and for the great food.

Workers’ Rights Project Final Celebration Event
June 21, 2014 | Scarborough Civic Centre

Pink Dot TO 2014: Queer Asian Pride March in Chinatown
May 24, 2014

Workers Rights Educational Event
Feb 23, 2014


Book launch for Arlene Chan’s: The Chinese Community in Toronto

CCNCTO Summer Celebration Event
July 26, 2013

Chinese Workers’ Rights Project
Educating about workers rights, health and safety and learning about community research


Environmental Ambassadors
Oct 20, 2012 | Kortright Centre

Chinese Canadians for the Environment Project
Oct 13, 2012

Book Launch of “Too Asian?”
Sep 27, 2012 | Toronto Women’s Bookstore


Ripple Effect