Black Girl Improv
We have partnered with Suitcase in Point to facilitate mental health workshops that inspire the Black Girl to express her struggles and triumphs through theatre. Each workshop takes you deeper on a journey to self discovery to unmask the artist within.
January 11, 2023
Identifying Systemic Barriers
To Equitable Services for Niagara’s Black Community
FBF is hosting a roundtable for Niagara Region’s service providers to explore ways in which the programs and services they offer can be more culturally relevant and responsive to the specific needs of the Black community.
October 22; November 19; December 3, 2022
Financial Wellbeing for BIPOC High Schoolers
This bi-weekly program will introduce the basics of financial literacy and wellbeing to Black female youth aged 16-22 in the Niagara Region to equip them with essential skills and knowledge to begin and sustain mutually beneficial relationships with their respective banking institutions.
Summer 2023 dates coming soon
BIPOC Girls Summer Program
The Future Black Female BIPOC GIRLS SUMMER PROGRAM will focus on FBF’s three pillars of wellbeing: Mental Health; Financial Literacy; and Career and Education Pathways. The program will incorporate an understanding of Black, Indigenous, People of Colour (BIPOC) female experiences; mental health prevention and treatment; financial wellbeing; social justice; gaining employment and charting a future career.
NOVEMBER 1-4, 2022
Creating Pathways for the Black Gen Z Workforce
Over the four days, the overall objective is to provide strategies for equity and inclusion of Black female youth in the workforce; and to ensure that their careers kick off in nurturing and safe environments where they can feel empowered to contribute in meaningful ways.