SKETCH Working Arts
Address of Organization: 180 Sudbury St. (near Queen West), Toronto, Ontario M6J 3H2. Mailing Address: PO Box 63, STN C, Toronto, ON, M6J 3M7.
Contact Person: Sonya Reynolds.
Work of organization: SKETCH is a community arts development initiative based in Toronto engaging young people who are homeless and on the margins, ages 15-29,
from across Canada. SKETCH creates equitable opportunities for diverse young people to experience the transformative power of the arts; to develop their leadership
and self-sufficiency; and to cultivate social and environmental change through the arts.
Kinds of internships:Community Arts internships, details based on the skills of the potential intern and our program needs.
Desirable skills: Experience in art making, arts facilitation, arts-based community development, youth leadership, enviro-arts and other
related experience; internships or placements are coordinated if there is a good match between the applicant's skill set and the specific activities in the
program they would support. Program information is available at SKETCH.
Number of internships: We do not have standard numbers of internships; this is negotiated with potential interns.
Location of internships: In various programming spaces as dictated by the program the intern is supporting.
Duration of internships: We do not have standard durations of internships; this is negotiated with potential interns.
Costs: There are no costs associated with the internship. We cannot cover any travel or other expenses.
Medical coverage: No.
Training: Training in community arts, conflict resolution, and other themes as appropriate for the particular program the intern is supporting.
Faith statement: No.
Application form: Contact Sonya Reynolds.
Deadline: Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
Application to: Sonya Reynolds (above).
Contract: See the SKETCH volunteer agreement.