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Thursday, April 26, 2018

4 Keys to Unlock Your Big Dreams

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON 1. Own your big dream – The very first step to fulfilling your big dream is accepting personal responsibility for your dream....

First Quarter Check In

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON We’ve come to the end of the first quarter of the year, a traditional checkpoint for your goals. How are you progressing...

How Tragedy Propels Triumph

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Natalie Hope-Selkin was comfortable in her career as an in-house counsel with one of Canada's largest insurance firms until she found herself...

Your Dream Knows No Age

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Londyn Green, a ten-year old chef from Atlanta, GA, got the opportunity to live her dream when she was selected from thousands...

Who’s Speaking Into Your Ear?

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON There was a point in my journey not long ago when the future seemed a bit cloudy and my confidence weighed precariously...

Ignite the Power of One!

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Wow! You've made it to the end of 2016! That you are still here, breathing, conscious is worth celebrating! If your mind...

A Key Strategy to Make Volunteering Meaningful

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON Volunteering in Canada is a way of life that is as ubiquitous as the maple leaf insignia. Not only are engagement opportunities...

The Heart of a Servant Leader

BY KEISHA JOHNSON As a child, Kevin Junor observed his mother Joyce selflessly care for others from whatever means she had. Joyce lived the motto,...

Five Keys to Handling Life’s Curveballs

BY: KEISHA JOHNSON When life throws you a curveball, what do you do? How do you respond or react when your plans are threatened by...

Take a Chance – Step Out!

BY KEISHA JOHNSON Have you heard it said, the water will never part until you put your feet in it? This metaphor references the biblical...

Community News

Tree of Hope. 16th annual We Believe Gala bringing awareness and hope for change

BY: JELANI GRANT  Throughout the night guests filled out their donation cards and had a ribbon signed with their name displayed on stage. The ribbons...

‘Take d Milk, Nah?’ Shines light on the question of identity

BY: ALYSSA MAHADEO Who am I? How can I prove to the world who I am? Why do I have to prove my identity to...

Get ready to be FLOOR’D

BY: DELLIA RISMAY Raw energy. Blissful. Unique. These are just some of the words Natasha Powell, the artistic director and choreographer behind FLOOR’D uses to...

Head Girl play tackles difficult issues through comedy

BY: JELANI GRANT Presented by Real Queens Productions, Jamaican playwright Paul O. Beale debuted, The Head Girl, at the Jamaican Canadian Association. Robert Gordon, Kameka...

CACD Rewarded for volunteer excellence at awards ceremony

BY: KRISTINA RAMCHARRAN  In recognition of those using their spare time to create betterment in the community, the Volunteering Service Awards were created. The awards...