Let’s build a community around our youth

PFY Founder Jim Ross is a 2015 recipient of the Philanthropy in Action (PIA) Award. Given by the Fredericton Community Foundation, the PIA award honours members of the Greater Fredericton community who promote collective well-being by giving of their time, talent, and financial resources. As a driving force in our city…

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Research-Based Outcomes

Outgoing Camp Director Tom Carney has just finished his masters thesis: An analysis of outcomes for participants at our Camp Tippy Canoe. The study offers a detailed look at the impact summer camp programs like ours can have on at-risk youth. In particular, it notes significant improvements in key areas…

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Traffic Patterns

New Project to Prevent the Trafficking of Girls and Young Women in NB On August 10th, Partners For Youth Inc. (PFY) will launch a new three year project designed to help reduce and prevent the trafficking of girls and young women in New Brunswick. Financed with an investment of $200,000…

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Authentic youth engagement

Last October, PFY hosted the second ever Youth Engagement Summit in NB. The event included participation from 27 schools and over 250 people from throughout the province. Over the course of the day, youth participants met in a variety of discussion formats to talk about their communities. They were asked…

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PFY June Newsletter

I share with you another edition of our wonderful newsletter, designed to show you a snapshot of our work over the past several months.  To say it has been a busy year would be a massive understatement! As you read this publication, another school year has come to a close, and…

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