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Submit an application by April 1st for the 2025-2026 HuMan Rites of Passage Cohort!

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Thornhill Rites of Passage Foundation

Rites of Passages have been a part of all societies, and has come to mean the journey a young person takes as they transition from adolescence into manhood.  The Thornhill Rites of Passage Foundation offers programs that provide a continuum for young men in grades 7th through 8th to gain core skills and experiences based on the Core4 - Character, Competence, Competitiveness and Citizenship, including mentoring and a paid internship in their field of interest.

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Every boy needs a Rites of Passage!

The Rites of Passage Experience


On Saturday, June 17, 2023 the Thornhill Rites of Passage Foundation (TROPF) celebrated twelve new inductees into the distinguished brotherhood of the HūMan Rites of Passage (HūROP) Program.  These young men completed a rigorous year-long program, which culminates in a formal rites of passage 

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