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May 11, 2024

Tune in May 29: Together Mississauga: Our City, Our Voice

This week we're talking about the mayoral debate we're co-hosting in Mississauga, community gardens, legacy giving and our annual meeting of the members!

May 08, 2024

Good Jobs project gives newcomers ‘opportunity’ and ‘life lessons’

The Good Jobs project bridges the gap between work experience in other countries and opportunities in Canada 

April 13, 2024

Extra! Extra! ILEO hard at work in Scarborough

This week we're talking about students from Centennial College creating a newsletter about ILEO, an upcoming mayoral debate in Mississauga, National Volunteer Week and United Way's new book club!

April 01, 2024

Centennial College joins ILEO to support Greater Golden Mile Community

Centennial College has joined the Inclusive Local Economic Opportunity (ILEO) Initiative in its efforts to support residents of Scarborough.

April 01, 2024

Golden Mile Hiring Fair connects residents with local opportunities 

Recruiters from 20 companies connected with job seekers from Greater Golden Mile at the ILEO Golden Mile Hiring Fair.

March 26, 2024

How ILEO’s Storefront Starter helped one food vendor build confidence — and her business

ILEO's Storefront Starter program is helping business owners launch and scale their business with private, public and community partners.

March 26, 2024

Have you heard about these 10 community organizations that offer free support?

A list of ten Inclusive Local Economic Opportunity (ILEO) Initiative community partners that connect residents to jobs, training and more.

March 25, 2024

Heads up: An exciting new initiative is offering opportunities in your neighbourhood

ILEO connects residents with exciting opportunities, like job training, employment and local businesses in the Greater Golden Mile.

March 25, 2024

Aecon-Golden Mile Joint Venture connecting newcomers to Canada with training, construction jobs

This community-based onstruction company’s unique ownership structure provides local economic benefit.

March 22, 2024

United Way’s art initiative allows Scarborough artists a chance to shine

A social art procurement process by United Way is supporting local Scarborough artists and giving them a chance to shine.

March 22, 2024

Residents build their own community through jobs with local construction company 

Ameen Binwalee co-founded Out of the Box, a social enterprise connecting local residents with jobs in the Greater Golden Mile.

March 22, 2024

The Greater Golden Mile’s colourful history

The Greater Golden Mile's history is a colourful one, through the industrial era and the Second World War to the recent redevelopment.