Registrations now open for YIMBY Festival
Grassroots and community-based organizations of all shapes and sizes that are actively working to build a better Toronto are invited to register for the YIMBY (Yes in My Backyard) Festival, an event for people to get involved in locally-driven community development! Register now
WHO SHOULD REGISTER?
Grassroots and commnity-based organizations of all shapes and sizes who are actively working to build a better Toronto are invited to register for YIMBY.
Taking part in YIMBY is a great way to promote your work to a wide and engaged audience, build connections with other groups who are working on similar issues, and to participate in an annual celebration of Toronto’s community initiatives.
Registering for YIMBY is your ticket to:
HOST A TABLE
- Set up a table with your materials and network with hundreds of attendees and peer organizations
- Share what you do, why you do it, and how others can get involved
APPLY TO HOST PROGRAMMING
Walk your talk at this year’s Festival! YIMBY is an event for community, by community. That’s why we’re inviting participants to co-design the programming and interactive elements at this year’s festival. We’ll provide breakout spaces and promotion for groups and organizations to actively showcase their work at the Festival.
Programming will be hosted in breakout spaces. All programming offered must be free for attendees. Stay tuned for more details on how to apply for programming.
PRE & POST-FESTIVAL NETWORKING SESSIONS
Get to know oyur peers in community organizing from across Toronto at informal gatherings, held specifically for you to grow your networks and connections.
Cost: YIMBY collects a small fee ($25) from registrants to support the hard costs of running the festival.
- Each registered initiative will receive a half table (4 feet of space) to display their promotional materials
You will receive details about payment once your application to register is approved.
Deadline: Registration closes on August 27th at midnight.