Hana from the social impact lab event in May 2019:
There were 2 parts of the event, panel discussion and Human Library sessions. Fortunately EDMeCo was represented in both of the segments. People from WUSC UBC talked about the workshop that EdMeCo hosted at UBC in 2018 at the panel discussion and In my portion I talked a abit more about what we do and opened the table for discussion.
Over a hundred people showed up and showed a high interested in our work
for a Purpose!
Fostering Change - Ibra and H'Oat had the opportunity to listen to the experiences of the former youths who aged out from the foster care system and their journey into completing post secondaries despite the challenges that they’ve faced in and after the foster system