INKspire elevates youth voices in mainstream media through writing and interactive projects
IMPACT & COMMITMENT
Bringing a world of opportunity for the undervalued and underrepresented
volunteers, contributors, and program participants
interactive programs & projects with a focus on sharing stories and learning from the community.
partners and funders, including the Government of Canada, the City of Toronto, and Toronto Arts Council
articles shared on various platforms including Social Issues, Science & Technology, Arts and Creative
We started out through a successful Kickstarter campaign
INKspire Online Publication
Our first initiative – a publishing platform for youth to share their thoughts, ideas and perspectives – was founded in 2016 through a successful Kickstarter campaign that garnered over $10,000 in funding from 170+ backers.
Since then, over 800 articles from 300+ contributors have been published.
EXPANDING OUR PORTFOLIO
Our communities inspire our progress
Since then, INKspire has grown beyond its initial initiative, expanded its portfolio through accessible & interactive programming with a focus on building youth leadership.
INKspire’s latest initiative aimed at showcasing the stories of young individuals (aged 14-29) throughout Canada. Learn more
Write to Discover
Online workshops providing hands-on experience and expert guidance for youth interested in creative writing. Learn more
Youth Creatives Alliance
A diverse group of youth-led arts organizations that empowers emerging artists through the creation of accessible and inclusive arts programming for youth. Learn more
What's new at INKSpire
Actively publishing new articles and exciting program initiatives
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Careers at INKspire
Our mission is to empower youth voices through writing by providing a safe and inclusive space for youth to share their thoughts, ideas and perspectives on issues that matter to them. Join us and make a difference today.
Support INKspire's growing initiatives
Help us curate a safe and positive environment where we can continue to make a difference. You can support us by simply joining our network, applying to available programs or by offering monetary donations to help us fund the organization.
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