Stories

Thanks to Green Majority Media and some awesome storytellers, Stories of Ours posts videos of stories after each event - check them out below! 

Read more about the project here.

View all videos in a playlist here.

Stories of Ours - July 21 - Rania El Muggamar

Stories of Ours - Jan 28 - Wil Nassar

From the sixth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 28, 2016. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours - Jan 28 - Marcus H

From the sixth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 28, 2016. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours - Jan 28 - Maya Stern

From the sixth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 28, 2016. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang. 

Stories of Ours - Jan 28 - Tina H

From the sixth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 28, 2016. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours - Jan 28 - Lorraine Chuen

From the sixth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 28, 2016. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours*poetry - Nov 19 - Kareem Bennett

From the fifth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Nov 19, 2015. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours - Nov 19 - Maheen Hyder

From the fifth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Nov 19, 2015. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours* - Nov 19 - Erin Kang

From the fifth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Nov 19, 2015. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours - Nov 19 - Jason Rocky Carter

From the fifth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Nov 19, 2015. Video produced by Green Majority Media. Learn more about Bear Standing Tall & Associates: medicinewheeltrainer.com 

Stories of Ours - Nov 19 - Maria Pelufo

From the fifth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Nov 19, 2015. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours*poetry - Sept 24 - Twoey Gray

From the fourth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Sept 24, 2015. Twoey shares a powerful, personal piece exploring the idea of hopelessness and mental wellness. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours*poetry - Sept 24 - Berma

From the fourth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Sept 24, 2015. Berma shares some of his own story growing up in Scarborough and how he got into poetry before sharing a poem entitled " Reasons Why My Life Would be Better as an Albatross". Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours - Sept 24 - Bandana Singh

From the fourth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Sept 24, 2015. Bandana talks about her experience growing up as a young Indian-Canadian and the story of her first guitar. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours - Sept 24 - Ilaneet Goren

From the fourth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Sept 24, 2015. Ilaneet recounts her various experiences of being an immigrant in different contexts and how that manifest in her personal struggles and feelings. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours - Sept 24 - Pol Carlos

From the fourth 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Sept 24, 2015. Pol shares snippets of his life with us through the lens of an unexpected medical issue. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours*poetry - Jul 30 - Faith Paré

From the third 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on July 30, 2015. Surprise guest Faith shares some of her slam poetry pieces... a remarkable young woman. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang.

Stories of Ours - Jul 30 - Adil Dhalla

From the third 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on July 30, 2015. Adil shares an unconventional love story. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang.

Stories of Ours - Jul 30 - Josh Fernandes

From the third 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on July 30, 2015. Josh gives us a window into his journey of self-acceptance. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang.

Stories of Ours - Jul 30 - Gabriela Gasineanu

From the third 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on July 30, 2015. Gabriela talks about how she found herself in Canada and the path that she chose to walk down. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang.

Stories of Ours - Apr 30 - Erin Kang

From the second 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Apr 30, 2015. Erin shares how her family navigated some challenges and how her mother's story weaves into her own experiences. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours - Apr 30 - Sima Sahar Zerehi

From the second 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Apr 30, 2015. Sima Sahar Zerehi's incredible tale of her family's journey from Iran to Rome to Canada. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours - Apr 30 - Alvaro Ramos

From the second 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Apr 30, 2015. Alvaro Ramos talks about adapting to new cultures and a scare involving the Toronto Police. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang.

Stories of Ours - Apr 30 - Fernando Serrano

From the second 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Apr 30, 2015. Fernando Serrano shares his story about his first home (and second, and third, and fourth...) in Canada and navigating his new life. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of  Ours - Apr 30 - Ahmed Mohamud

From the second 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Apr 30, 2015. Ahmed Mohamud honours his mother in his first ever experience publicly sharing a story. Video produced by Green Majority Media. 

Stories of Ours*poetry - Apr 30 - Britta Badour

From the second 'Stories of Ours' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Apr 30, 2015. Surprise guest Britta Badour performs a slam poetry piece. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang.

Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration - Jan 22 - Quang Pham

From the first 'Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 22, 2015. Quang Pham tells a jaw-dropping story of seeming hopelessness, newfound strength and hope, a harrowing escape... oh, and machetes. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration - Jan 22 - Farah Mawani

From the first 'Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 22, 2015. Farah Mawani tells a story of rediscovering one's roots. Video produced by Green Majority Media. A storytelling project by Erin Kang. Join the movement: https://www.facebook.com/groups/90072...

Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration - Jan 22 - Gonzalo Riva

From the first 'Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 22, 2015. Gonzalo Riva tells a story of how immigrant resilience and resourcefulness ... and what happens when you combine embarrassment with drama. Video produced by Green Majority Media.

Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration - Jan 22 - David Perlman

From the first 'Stories of Ours: Tales of Immigration' event hosted at the Centre for Social Innovation: Regent Park on Jan 22, 2015. David Perlman of Wholenote Magazine tells a tale of Self and Identity in his journey to Canada from South Africa. Video produced by Green Majority Media.