Why support the Merit Award?

 

Sponsor a program that helps Toronto high school students stay in school

• 40% of the new jobs created in our economy will require more than 16 years of education and training
• Many high school drop-outs become increasingly unemployable in today’s knowledge economy
• The cost of high school drop-outs to Canadian taxpayers is estimated to be $4 billion over the course of just one school year

How you can help support the Merit Award program
• Click here for The Easy Way to Donate Online
• Click here to donate through your Employer United Way campaign
• Click here to find out how to be a Corporate Sponsor