Conference Workshops & Registration

How To Register: 

  1. Read the descriptions of the Outreach Conference workshops below. Pick one morning and one afternoon workshop.
  2. Visit the registration page and register. If you are paying online, have your credit card handy. NOTE: You do not need to enter a “Promo Code” unless you are a workshop facilitator.
  3. If you choose to pay by cheque, please make your cheque out to “Diocese of Toronto” and mail it to the following address:

Diocese of Toronto
135 Adelaide St. E.
Toronto ON M5C 1L8
Attention: Elin Goulden

Morning Workshops:

Ministry with Migrant Workers

Facilitators: The Rev. Ted McCollum and the Rev. Augusto Nuñez (Durham Region Migrant Workers Network)

Non-Violent Intervention and Restorative Justice for Drop-Ins

Facilitator: Dejanna Mignott and Cassandra Smith (Syme-Woolner Neighbourhood and Family Centre);  Sanda Kazazic (St. Stephen’s Community House)

Eco-spirituality as Ministry: Embracing the 5th Mark of Mission 

Facilitators: Marlie Whittle (M&M Consulting) and the Rev. Ian LaFleur (St. Cuthbert, Leaside) (TBD)

Housing for Vulnerable Seniors

Facilitator: Jane Kuchma (Richview Baptist Foundation) and Jonathan Clarke (Threshold Ministries)

Youth Perspectives on Justice and Advocacy

Facilitator: Cormac Culkeen (Youth Leader, St. John’s West Toronto)


Afternoon Workshops:

Fighting Poverty from the Grassroots

Facilitator: Sharon Anderson (Bread and Bricks Davenport West Social Justice Group)

Building Resilient and Inclusive Communities: What’s Wrong with Gentrification?

Facilitators: Teresa Portillo and the Rev. Jason McKinney (Parkdale Neighbourhood Land Trust) with Dominique Russell (Friends of Kensington Market)

Ministry with Ex-Offenders

Facilitator: The Rev. Mark Stephen (The Bridge Prison Ministry)

Indigenous Identity and the protection of Land and Water

Facilitator: The Rev. Evan Noodin Smith (Toronto Urban Native Ministry)

Turning Tables: Anger, (in)justice and solidarity

Facilitators: The Rev. Claudette Taylor (Deacon, Church of Epiphany & St. Mark) and Tamique Erskine.