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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Caribbean Festival Launch- Peeks Toronto Caribbean Carnival

BY: LEANNE BENN As Soca artist Alison Hinds would say, ‘get ready to wine’ Toronto. This year the city will be embracing Toronto’s 50th carnival...

Barbados on the Water Festival Shares Culture, Music and More

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN The annual Barbados on the Water festival in Toronto took the city by storm, with Bajan fashion, music, food and much more....

Friends of the Dharam Shala – Sharing in Selfless Service

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The word ‘seva’ in Sanskrit means “selfless service” to the sick, poor, destitute, vulnerable and oppressed members of our social structure. It...

Philip Rose Readying for Second Round Of Wray and Nephew Contender Season 7

BY: JELANI GRANT Canadian-Jamaican boxer Phillip Rose is preparing for his second-round match at the Wray & Nephew Contender Season 7 in Jamaica. Following a dominant...

Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation Annual Walkathon

BY: CHELSEA OWUSU The Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation is hosting its annual walkathon on June 3rd. All proceeds from the event will support the construction...

Ricai Kelly Inspires Autistic and Special Needs Kids Through the Arts

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON A powerful painting done by seventeen-year-old Ricai Kelly depicts a group of ballet dancers. One of the dancers, although in the background...

Fundraising For Queen’s College In Guyana

BY: LEANNE BENN For any Guyanese, or person acquainted with Guyana, the name Queen’s College stretches back some 173 years; long before Guyana celebrated it’s...

Not Just Another Change Leadership Event

BY: CHELSEA OWUSU Toronto will be hosting a leadership event that will offer knowledge and tips on improving a business or organization in today's changing...

A Gala in Celebration of Motherhood

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON An essential component of the annual occasion that is Mother’s Day is the gesture of gratitude. A day set aside to honour...

Citizens Invited to City Hall to Assist in Refining Toronto for All Action Plan

BY: JELANI GRANT The City of Toronto held a panel at City Hall regarding TorontoForAll’s proposed action plan to eliminate anti-black racism. Director of Social Policy,...

Professional Development

How to Manage Use of Our Time Effectively and Prioritize the Important Over the...

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON It seems nearly impossible these days to manage the use of our time effectively so that the things that matter most get...

How to Clarify What Is My Purpose

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Clarifying ‘what is my purpose’ is one of the biggest contentions people grapple with. If you’ve ever thought about this, you can probably...

Not Just Another Change Leadership Event

BY: CHELSEA OWUSU Toronto will be hosting a leadership event that will offer knowledge and tips on improving a business or organization in today's changing...