Meet the team

BeKids was created with the goal in mind to provide an environment where every kid and teen in our community, regardless of their background, or circumstances, is guaranteed an opportunity to become a well-rounded, capable adult.

  • Noreen Green

    Noreen has worked as an Early Childhood Educator for the City Daycare for seven years, has been involved with the YMCA Camp Offices for three years, and has been in  West End YMCA Child Care for four years. She was also involved in a partnership with Zodiac Camp in the summer of 2019. TDSB summer school in 2022, As well as during school hours.She is a mother of two very active boys, and her passion is providing programs for kids that are unique, fun, and educational. She believes critical thinking and creative learning are essential in a kid's life.

  • Steven Baerwald

    Steve’s been a teacher for over 20years. Having taught a variety of such as athletics, improv theatre, meditation, and yoga. A prairie boy and punker at heart, Baerwald is a strong believer in community and DIY grassroots. You can sometimes find Steve on stages around the city with a microphone trying to make people giggle.