There are over 475,000 people who identify as African/Caribbean/Black living in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Our experiences often vary, depending on the city of residence and financial status.
Selwyn Rouse is a seasoned, award winning and well respected tutor in Ontario who has dedicated the last 24 years of his life to bettering the lives of children in his community.
October 16 marks the 46 anniversary of the day when Olympic medalists John Carlos and Tommie Smith raised their black, gloved fists in a silent protest during the 1968 Olympic Games.
Black people represent a significant portion of technology consumption, but only a small fraction of the community is behind the development of this technology.

The Four Lies Women Believe

Monday, 06 October 2014 00:00 Written by
The road to self-discovery is one paved with ups and downs. It’s a journey Colleen Blake-Miller knows all too well. Blake-Miller is a therapist and has a private practice working with individuals, couples and families at a community counselling agency.

Secrets of A Side Hustler

Sunday, 14 September 2014 00:00 Written by
For some people, working both a full time and a part time job is exhausting, but not for Chivon John.

Young Entrepreneur Takes Students On His Road To Success

Wednesday, 16 July 2014 00:00 Written by Kanda Farkollie
Toronto's community has a gem of a business opportunity waiting to be discovered by young people. And its founder Ryan O'Neil Knight is on the verge of something special.

Warren Salmon Reveals Keys to Power Networking

Wednesday, 04 June 2014 00:00 Written by Roger Dundas
Most Black producers, arts organizations, business owners, artists, have called First Fridays their home for socializing, and connecting with the key players in the GTA.
Olympic wrestler, motivational speaker, fitness coach, Ohenewa Akuffo is a world renowned Canadian wrestler who has won several medals over the past 10 years.
We recently connected with Brittany Palmer, the recipient of the Youth Leadership Award in this years Black Business and Professional Association’s (BBPA) Harry Jerome Awards.