PTP is grateful to our government funders for continued support of our programs and services.

Government of Canada

  • Human Resources and Social Development Canada
  • Office of Literacy and Essential Skills (OLES)

Government of Ontario

  • Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD)

City of Toronto

  • Toronto Employment and Social Services (TESS)

Board of Directors

A special thank you to a group of thoughtful individuals who volunteer their time and share their expertise, knowledge and experience to govern the work of PTP. We are extremely grateful for their combined efforts.

  • Dan Boyer, Chair
  • Ellamae Chua, Vice-Chair
  • John Ainikkal, Treasurer
  • Jeffrey Ma, Communications Officer
  • Diane Tan
  • Ellen Martin
  • Kevin Robinson
  • Lauren Bell
  • Suthen Siva

Partnerships / Key Relationships

PTP has formal and informal relationships with the following organizations to further enhance services to clients and to work more broadly across Canada.

  • Access Employment
  • Alberta Workforce Essential Skills Group (AWES)
  • AlphaPlus Centre
  • Arctic College, Nunavut
  • Attwell Employment and Social Services
  • CESBA (Ontario Association of Adult and Continuing Education School Board Administrators)
  • Corona College (Newfoundland)
  • Daily Bread Food Bank
  • East Scarborough Storefront
  • FoodShare
  • Frontlines Centre
  • Futureworx Society, Nova Scotia
  • GED Achievement
  • George Brown College
  • Government of Nova Scotia
  • Grass Roots Press
  • Hospital for Sick Kids
  • Hospitality Workers Training Centre
  • Humber Community Employment Services
  • Job Start
  • Labour Education Centre
  • Le Centre FORA
  • Opportunity for Advancement (OFA)
  • Open Door Group, British Columbia
  • Peel Adult Learning Centre
  • Seneca College
  • The Career Foundation
  • The Queensway Employment and Social Services
  • Toronto Catholic District School Board
  • TRIEC (Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council)
  • TWIG (Toronto Workforce Innovation Group)
  • VPI Working Solutions (Etobicoke)
  • WoodGreen Community Services (Homeward Bound Program and Boundless Possibilities for Women)
  • YMCA (Etobicoke)

Employer Partners (Top 10)

  • Aroma Yonge and Eglinton
  • Crowne Plaza Toronto Airport
  • Duka Property Management
  • FoodShare
  • Health Bound Health Network
  • Priority Financing
  • Salon Collage
  • Sunflower Kitchen
  • Tree Doctors


PTP appreciates the work conducted by the following organizations. They keep us informed, advocate on our behalf and contribute in a significant way to the communities we serve.

  • Community Literacy of Ontario
  • Metro Toronto Movement for Literacy
  • ONESTEP – Ontario Network of Employment Skills Training Projects
  • Ontario Nonprofit Network
  • Social Planning Toronto