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BUILDING 

OPPORTUNITIES &

COMMUNITIES

MISSION

To be a Pillar for Economic Justice in Toronto through providing Excellent construction services to our clients and innovative trades training for team and individuals from underrepresented communities.

 
WE BENEFIT

Our workers are essential to our mission. Being able to provide decent wage jobs with benefits and opportunities for advancement is something we value highly.

YOU BENEFIT

Feel good about the services you are receiving. Our work is professional, ethical, and distinctive. We train our workers every step of the way to ensure you are receiving the highest quality service possible.

COMMUNITY BENEFITS

We provide jobs and social support for our employees who occupy the city of Toronto. In turn, government and commercial buildings are revitalized and our hiring is given priority to people from the community.

 

Services

Our team of construction and renovation experts ensure that OTB's construction and maintenance services is always top quality. We train our trainee to do jobs the right way so they can gain the knowledge and the foundation to build their skills in the future. 

Trade Services

Painting

Taping & Drywall Patching

Property Maintenance/Cleaning

Construction Site Cleanup

Moving & Handyman Services

Community Services

Community Outreach

Engagement Programs

Mentorship Programs

Training Programs

 

Vision

Our vision is to see Toronto communities filled with people from racialized background who have access to employment, holistic social supports and great economic opportunities.

The Team

Ameen Binwalee

 

Co-Founder, Operations & Strategy

Samuel Boakye

Samuel Boakye

Community Partner in Social Development

 
 

a.bin@otbse.com

647.876.4567

1527 Victoria Park Ave, Scarborough, ON M1L 2N5

Contact

Out of the Box was very professional. Not only was he kind, courteous and trustworthy, but made a great effort to keep the place clean, tidying up after each day he worked. My wife and I are very satisfied with his workmanship and would highly recommend him to anyone needing a taping and mudding. It was done meticulously, it was done with precision. Plain and simple, it was a Job well done.

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Damian Alleyne, Residential Client

I was once an Out Of the Box member dating back  to summer 2013. The program was very helpful to me. I met some very beautiful people who I consider mentors to this very day and I constantly look up to them. They have thought me a variety of skills, such as how to respectfully appear  in a professional environment, How to prepare for an interview, how to send a positive message to everyone I come across with. They even went as far as teaching me how to cook. Most of all they have though me how to be a respectable gentleman. They have bought me a suite and offered me 500 dollars by the end of the program. They Thought me Also How to INVEST, mortgages and how the banking systems works, something I haven't learned at school. All that they have thought me as paid dividend as I became a father to a 1 year old baby girl And I use most of the skills I learned from out of box to my every day like and to make sure I am the best father I can possibly be  to my daughter. In  my humble opinion it was one of the most beneficial 3 week period of my life and  I would love to see other young black gentleman like me get the same opportunity I got and maybe their life would also change exponentially  to the better. 

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Antonis Dias, Alumni Client

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