On this page you'll find City of Toronto Workforce Development success stories about job seekers, employer partnerships and employment initiatives. New stories will be added throughout the year.
Read about how one client is working towards his employment goals through the support of PAYE and NPower Canada.
Read about how a volunteer position led to a client's brand new career in horticulture.
Read about how a partnership between the City and Oxford Properties has been providing retail opportunities for job seekers at Yorkdale Shopping Centre.
Read about one client's journey from an LGBTQ2S networking event to gaining the volunteer experience she needed to obtain employment.
Read about how a newcomer used his skills and experience to achieve his goal of finding employment in the financial services field.
Read about one client's journey from staying in a shelter to working towards becoming a lawyer through the support of the Homeless Employability Pilot Project.
Read about some of the ways a partnership with the Toronto Public Library has made a difference for our clients.
Read about a client's journey from a networking event to landing her dream job through employment supports and the Investing in Neighbourhoods (IIN) program.
Learn how a pilot program provided foreign-trained professional artists the opportunity to share their work.
Read about how a client achieved her goal of becoming a nurse with the support of City of Toronto staff and the Second Career program.
Read about Sondley's journey and how he was connected to a CIBC job opportunity through a City of Toronto employment program.
Read about Paige's entrepreneurship journey and how the City of Toronto helped her start her own business.
Read about Lula's journey and how the Job Incentive Program can help people gain important work experience.
Read about Peter's journey and how the City of Toronto supports internship opportunities.
Read about how Stephanie and CIBC are making a difference through their work with the City of Toronto.
Read about Oscar's journey and how he was connected to his first job in Canada through a City of Toronto and Starbucks Coffee Canada partnership.
Read about the Primary Care Paramedic training program developed by Toronto Paramedic Services.
Read about Zahra's journey and how she was connected to a full-time job at Canada Goose through a City of Toronto recruitment initiative.
Read about the MPower Money Coaching program and how participants moved towards reaching their financial goals.
Read how Charles worked with his caseworker to secure a job as a security guard.
Read about how StarterSpace @Crossways provides a space for young entrepreneurs to build and grow their businesses.