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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Business Woman & Community Advocate – Pauline Christian

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  Pauline Christian was born and raised in Jamaica where she attended Micro Teachers College and graduated with a diploma in Social Science...

Young Female Artist Chelsea Stewart Takes Talent to New Heights

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  Toronto born and Caribbean bred young upcoming female independent artist Chelsea Stewart is on her way to becoming one of the most...

Breaking Stereotypes and the Importance of Mentorship

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The saying goes, ‘What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.’ As a woman, it defines you and brings out the strength in...

Trisha Curling – Making Happiness a Priority

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  As the new year approaches, the motivation to set new goals will set the course of action for the year ahead. Life...

Ladan Mowlid – Serving the Next Generation of Community Advocacy

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO The next generation of students is a motivated one, dedicating much of their extracurricular time and efforts investing in the humanitarian experience....

A Lifetime of Stories with Sandra Whiting

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  A woman of many talents, Sandra Whiting was born in Jamaica, blessed to be raised by loving and supportive parents. Her father...

Sarah Terrill – Burdens and Blessings

BY: LEANNE BENN By the time Sarah Terrill was around sixteen years old, she knew that her creativity had a meaning and could speak volumes...

Leila Springer – Surviving Cancer and Discovering Life’s Purpose

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO  Born in a small village, in a small parish, on the small island of Barbados, Leila Springer entered life in the fast...

Tasheka Mason Redefining the Canadian Dream

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  Tasheka Mason isn’t your average twenty-three-year-old woman from Toronto. Growing up in Scarborough, she had dreams to do great amounts of kindness...

Hip-Hop Queen Michie Mee Reigns

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  Her name is known across Toronto and for anyone who is a fan of 90’s hip-hop. Michie Mee is commonly referred to...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....