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  • Welcome to the Newcomer Info Hub: To support you settle in Canada!
    We are here to help you. We know that sometimes it is challenging to feel comfortable in a new country, but we are here for you. At LEF, we have sessions for your first months and years in the country to help you through. You can join us online or in person, in groups or one-on-one.
  • Youth
    LEF Youth Summer Activities
    In summer 2023, our youth program participants went on bike rides along the Humber River and learned about Indigenous traditions.
  • National Indigenous History Month 2022: Building a Traditional Ojibwe Wiigiwaam
    LEF has been quietly embarking on a very special journey over the past few years.
  • AECEO Conference: Sharing our Knowledge on Outdoor Education in Urban Settings
    LEF is proud to work with our partners at Association of Early Childhood Educators Ontario for their webinar series and conference.
  • Learning from Land as Teacher
    On Saturday, June 3, our Children and Families team hosted a professional learning event at one of our child care centres.
  • Learning, Connecting, Sharing: World Forum 2023
    This year, The Learning Enrichment Foundation (LEF) had the opportunity to attend the World Forum Conference hosted in Panama City, Panama. Members of the LEF Children and Families Department arrived eager to learn, share, and discuss early childhood development.
  • National Indigenous History Month 2023: LEF's Understanding of The Seasonal Pedagogy
    June is National Indigenous History Month in Canada, an opportunity to learn about the unique cultures, traditions and experiences of First Nations, Inuit and Métis. It's a time to honour the stories, achievements and resilience of Indigenous Peoples, who have lived on this land since time immemorial and whose presence continues to impact how Canadians relate to this land that so many now call "home".
  • Toronto Newcomer Day 2024
    On May 23rd, 2024, the Learning Enrichment Foundation (LEF) proudly participated as an exhibitor at the Toronto Newcomer Day, held at Nathan Phillips Square. The event witnessed dedicated support from LEF staff and volunteers, who played a key role in supporting the clients who visited our exhibitor booth.
  • Introducing the New LEF Website: A Gateway to Community, Connection, and Opportunity
    We are thrilled to unveil our revamped online presence with the launch of our brand-new website.
  • Child care
    LEF's work highlighted by AECEO
  • Community
    LEF's Entrepreneurship Program Showcase
    The Learning Enrichment Foundation (LEF) continued its mission of fostering local entrepreneurship and community engagement with a lively post-COVID event that brought together aspiring entrepreneurs, established businesses, and the community at large.
  • Community
    Opening of the OV Community Hub
    The Oakwood Vaughan Community Hub hosted an Open House in partnership with LEF to celebrate the official opening of the space.