About Us

About us Say Ça!

About us

Say Ça! is a volunteer-run charity that supports newcomer youth in their new life in Montreal. We offer one-on-one tutoring, a personalized English and French learning program and stimulating cultural activities.

Our Mission

Say Ça! is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping 
newcomers between the ages of 12 and 18 during the transition to their new life in Canada. Our volunteer-based program empowers
Youth to become engaged citizens in their communities.  

Our Vision

A just and inclusive society that celebrates diversity. 

Our Values

  • Learning
  • Inclusion
  • Community
  • Fun
  • Respect
  • Collaboration

Our Objectives

In a safe space for dialogue, reflection and exchange, Say Ça! : 

  • Encourages Youth in the use of French and English to 
    contribute to their inclusion into the community (example in the mainstream school system). 
  • Increase Youth’s knowledge of Quebec and Canadian cultures and heritage. 
  • Develops Youth’s leadership skills and increase their sense of belonging
    through personal development, community activities, volunteering, and mentorship opportunities. 
  • Fosters Youth’s curiosity in order to deepen their learning.
  • Promotes school perseverance. 

About our partners

Say Ça! would like to thank Equitas for awarding us the “Speaking Rights” bursary in 2017 and 2018, as well as for their constant support and friendship. We would also like to thank the Refugee Centre for providing us with our classrooms and Tools of Peace for considering us a Story of Peace in Montreal in 2018. Thank you also to Rising Youth, the Canadian Council for Refugees, the CPRMV, Antiracist Football in Montreal, the Museum of Fine Arts of Montreal, Brain Reach, the CSAI, and the Montreal Canadians Children Foundation.