Friday, 07 March 2014 00:00 Written by Roger Dundas
There are people in the community with jobs that have a tremendous impact on the lives of those affected by breast cancer, and their families.Chances are you have never heard of them, and they don’t appear on the red carpet at awards shows.
Tuesday, 04 February 2014 00:00 Written by Editor In Chief
If you’re reading this, Dorothy Vernon Brown can’t live without you. She really can’t. Her stark reality is that without a stem cell donation from someone in our community, she will die.
Black History Month is officially in February, but the Ontario Black History Society educates all yearFriday, 24 January 2014 00:00 Written by kingston6
Rosemary Sadlier has been the president of the Ontario Black History Society (OBHS) since 1993. She is quick to point out that this is not a paid position, but one she voluntarily accepted and embraced.
Monday, 28 October 2013 20:00 Written by Roger Dundas
Karlyn Percil, a St. Lucian native and leader in Toronto’s Black Community is hosting the first public SisterTalk event on November 16th.
Monday, 21 October 2013 20:00 Written by Roger Dundas
Redemption Reintegration Services is credited with having one of the lowest recidivism rates in the world for recent young offenders. The founder of this groundbreaking organization is a 30 year old husband and father of four. Victor Beausoleil spoke to us about his own life experiences, the work that he does and where his extreme passion for his community comes from.
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 20:00 Written by Roger Dundas
ByBlacks.com spoke with Shereen Ashman, Entrepreneurship Programs Coordinator at Commummity Empowering Events (CEE), about the upcoming event Signature Style, to talk about the work the organization is doing in the GTA.
Wednesday, 11 September 2013 00:08 Written by Makeeba Foster
YPF provides a space called the Ujima House, where men from the African Diaspora can come and feel supported by their peers. Ujima is Swahili for Collective Work and Responsibility.