Directory of Community Programs and Services in Barrie Ontario

Making Change

Site: Mailing Address

Record #: BAR2208
Last Modified: 12 Jan 2024
Last Full Update: 14 Sep 2023


Office Phone No public telephone number
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Primary Contact Laura LaChapelle, Program Director; Phone: 705-430-4822; Email:
Alternate Contact Alison Jacks, Treasurer; Phone: 416-937-4286


Site Location Barrie, Innisfil, Orillia, Wasaga Beach
Address & Map
Barrie, ON
Mailing Address PO Box 23042 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 7W8
Physical Access Not Applicable


Description (Service) Community organization led by a Board of Black Community members with an full time Program Director and dedicated local volunteers
  • Plan and coordinate Making Change activities, inclusion projects and events for the community
  • Focus is on raising awareness and educating and exposing people to Black communities, Black culture and issues around anti-Black racism
  • To educate communities by facilitating self-awareness through impactful programs.
  • Maintains an active website, visit to learn more about the organization, their programs and resources.
  • To spark conversations about equity, diversity, inclusion and equality to invoke change.
Outreach Presentations
Provide educational sessions and presentations on Anti-black Racism
Volunteer Description Making Change is recruiting volunteers for community programs & activities. Welcome new Board members who share a like-minded passion for diversity and inclusion and community togetherness.

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Adults
Application To volunteer with Making Change, fill in Volunteer Application Form
Languages English ; other languages including ASL can be made available upon request
Fees Service - Honorarium for speaking or presenting, Educational Programs - Fee for Service

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