Families in our community need access to childcare and Li will advocate for the creation of more affordable childcare spaces.
Pre-budget Submission February 25th, 2018 – Childcare & Our Kids: How Do We Make It Better?
Li’s first commitment is to her community – and ensuring families, seniors and young professionals have access to affordable housing.
With more and more young families in our community, we need Li at the table fighting for funding for local schools so they can deliver the services students need.
Getting people moving and improving their daily commute, so they can spend more time with their families and less time stuck in transit.
Li Koo is a devoted advocate for social policies that create strong foundations for thriving communities.
Li is an educator, community leader, and entrepreneur, who brings success and skills from the non-profit, government, corporate, and culture sectors.
She holds a Master’s degree in Education from the University of Toronto and is a Professor at a local college, where she teaches communications.
Li is a second generation Chinese Canadian with family roots in India.
Li advocated for increased access to justice for vulnerable and newcomer communities as a Senior Advisor at the Government of Ontario and Legal Aid Ontario.
Li lives in Toronto-Danforth with her family.
She continues to be an engaged member of the Refugee Committee at the Metropolitan United Church, The 519, and the International Resource Centre for Performing Artists.
As a mother with one young child, childcare affordability and accessibility is a major challenge for Li and many other young families in our community. How do we make it better? What would you advocate to our governments?
Come share your views at the first in a series of Community Conversations Li is hosting to learn about what matters most to people in our community.
You can also help in these three major ways:
1) Throw a coffee party, introduce me to your extended community! I’m eager to meet more people in my community. The more voices I hear, the better I can try to represent them
2) Join me in canvassing the neighbourhood. We’ll be canvassing every day. Join us for a shift!
3) Make a donation. Scroll down to donate to Li’s campaign.