Sprout Ideas Camps & Events

2017 Sprout Ideas Bootcamp

TakingITGlobal will be running two free Sprout Ideas Bootcamps this spring focused on social entrepreneurship. Youth aged 15 to 26 are invited to an interactive workshop to explore social issues, types of action, the principles of design thinking, initial prototyping and will conclude with pitch presentations. Space is limited and is available on a first-come first-served basis.

Reserve your spot

Are you interested in creating a positive impact in your community?

Want to explore innovative entrepreneurial ideas?

Come start something that could make a difference!


  • Work in teams to solve a real world challenge.
  • Prototype your ideas using design thinking principles.
  • Get your creative juices flowing.
  • Explore different types of action.
  • Pitch your idea: Prepare to inspire and be inspired.


Need help getting here? Public transit reimbursement will be provided up to $10.

  • OCAD University
    Saturday, May 6th
    10am - 4pm
  • David & Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute
    Saturday June 3rd
    10am - 4pm

Free for youth ages 15-26 thanks to the support of the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Growth.

TakingITGlobal, an Ontario-based non-profit whose mission is to "empower youth to understand and act on the world's greatest challenges", has been offering Sprout Ideas Camps and activities since 2014. Learn about our past programs.

Interested in a hosting a Sprout Ideas Camp or Event? Contact us at sprout@takingitglobal.org!