WHO ARE WE?

Youth Taking Flight is a grass roots organization of young people providing engaging learning experiences for youth ages 12 -25 in the fields of Science, Technology Engineering, Mathematics, Aerospace and Aviation; promoting youth participation in every aspect of program planning and delivery. We endeavour to work with at-risk youth to promote positive self-development and deliver engaging programs to youth with particular emphasis on young girls and racialized youth unable to afford quality STEM programming.

OUR MANDATE

  • To work with youth, particularly those at risk, to promote positive self-development

  • To promote the increased involvement and participation of girls,

        black/ racialized youth, and ethnic minorities in STEM learning

  • To create a platform for youth to network, share ideas, and build positive support systems

  • To provide opportunities for youth to explore the fields of Aerospace and Aviation.

  • To develop youth leaders and mentors.

  • To achieve gender parity in all programs promoting involvement

         of girls in STEM (Science,Technology,Engineering and

         Mathematics).

  • To Provide affordable programs for youth

  • To Provide simulated and in-field flight lessons.

  • To expose youth to new pathways and potential careers in Aerospace & Aviation.

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