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The Story of Kadisha

by Kadisha

In August 2016, The NOISE Project, in collaboration with North York Community House, created one-photo digital stories about issues that matter to them. Youth participants wrote, crafted and edited their stories with the intention of speaking their truth and finding common ground with those who may watch their stories. We hope that these stories impact and change how youth issues are discussed.

A Great Teacher

by Nitin

In August 2016, The NOISE Project, in collaboration with North York Community House, created one-photo digital stories about issues that matter to them. Youth participants wrote, crafted and edited their stories with the intention of speaking their truth and finding common ground with those who may watch their stories. We hope that these stories impact and change how youth issues are discussed.

A New Beginning

by Precious

In August 2016, The NOISE Project, in collaboration with North York Community House, created one-photo digital stories about issues that matter to them. Youth participants wrote, crafted and edited their stories with the intention of speaking their truth and finding common ground with those who may watch their stories. We hope that these stories impact and change how youth issues are discussed.

Sasan's Story

Sasan describes the teasing he endured from his classmates because of his background - and how he came to embrace his identity as someone from two "different, wonderful cultures".

Safia's Story

by Safia

In August 2016, The NOISE Project, in collaboration with North York Community House, created one-photo digital stories about issues that matter to them. Youth participants wrote, crafted and edited their stories with the intention of speaking their truth and finding common ground with those who may watch their stories. We hope that these stories impact and change how youth issues are discussed.

My Life with Football

Jordan lives in Lawrence Heights. In this story, he shares his love of the game.

Katherine

Katherine dedicates her story to her best friend, who made life a lot easier.

Searching for Happiness

Yeni shares her feelings of homesickness and longing for her home. She feels isolated and lonely because of the language barrier and struggles to adjust in a country that is her new home now. She is on a quest for happiness.

Erin

Erin is one of the Peer Leaders in the Perspectives Project - what a lot of wisdom and experience to offer the world!

My Hair

Jiale's Story

Friendship

Corinna's Digital Story

Barkada

What does it feel like to choose to not celebrate your birthday? What does "Barkada" mean? Find out with JM's story

True Friends

After a few parties at his house, Richard realizes who his true friends are.

Laura's Story

When Laura was bullied at her Catholic School, she defended herself, not knowing that she, herself would become what she hated the most... a bully.