Empower through education.
Inspire big dreamers.
Breaking the Digital Divide
Coding for Champions
PS43 Foundation Canada and Penny Appeal Canada developed an edtech computational skills online workshop to provide students within the Greater Toronto Area with access to opportunities to learn and develop various computer science-focused skills such as coding and programming. Students were provided with the technology and tools they need in order to engage in the online learning workshop.
What is the PS43 Foundation?
Our mission is to empower children through education, life skills and mentorship while inspiring them to set any goal despite where their journey may begin or what societal impediments they may face.
A generation of dreamers, where children feel empowered to become anything they want to be through the power of education.
News & Updates
What We’ve Been Doing
The PS43 Foundation Canada And Penny Appeal Canada Increase Capacity For Second Cohort Of Coding For Champions Program
Pascal Siakam continues efforts in highlighting barriers within the technological divide in Toronto to ensure youth develop computer technology skills and confidence.
Pascal Siakam’s foundation scheduled to make a donation to local hospital that supports children and
youth with disabilities.
Pascal Siakam highlights barriers in the development of computer technology skills with new initiative to support local students.
“This empowering opportunity not only enabled me to work this past summer with communities facing barriers to the legal system, education, social and mental services – it also provided the tools necessary to understand the importance of community building.”
“The Foundation is so thankful for this generous gift towards Holland Bloorview. This will support pediatric disability by providing education and awareness in the community, particularly for marginalized groups in racialized communities.”
“It’s a surreal feeling to experience when one of our city’s greatest heroes recognizes what we’re doing. Kickback is the community as a whole, and this donation makes it clear that PS43 and Pascal cares about the kids. My optimism is on high when thinking about the future knowing that our kids’ favourite player will play a huge part in our impact.”
“Our greatest natural resources
is the minds of our children.”
– Walt Disney