Suhuyini Abudulai was born in Accra, Ghana. She spent the first few years of her life in a city called Manzini in Swaziland. At eight, her family moved to Guelph, Ont., and later on, Wolfville, N.S.

Biking For Hope

Saturday, 11 June 2016 09:55 Written by
A bike group that started out as a small youth group has grown into a full out marathon for global change.

Brothas From The 6 - Changing The Black Male Perception

Friday, 13 May 2016 10:36 Written by Zabrina Dacres
Brothas from the 6 is a group made up of black males born and raised in Toronto who aim to provide young men with positive images. Founder Jeff Martin teamed up with Kevin Johnson, David Wright, Haave Wright, Lorenzo Charlicombe, and Nicholas Barham. 

Pitch Contest Winner Says He Won't Touch Winnings For Now

Monday, 25 April 2016 11:57 Written by Stephanie Hinds
22-year-old Torontonian Owen Osinde, a student at Ryerson, was the big winner at a pitch contest at Branded TO, taking home a $5000 cheque for his startup, Sneakerdeck. 

Young Entrepreneur Award Winner: "Define success based on your own goals"

Wednesday, 20 April 2016 15:26 Written by Zabrina Dacres
The 34th Annual Harry Jerome Awards is this Saturday in Toronto. The event is dedicated to recognizing individuals in the black community that personify excellence. Samantha Clarke is receiving the Young Entrepreneur Award. 

Roxane Tracey On Creating Affordable Art

Sunday, 13 March 2016 14:13 Written by
Visual Artist and Poet Roxane Tracey is making art both accessible and affordable.

"Moore" Than Just Beauty With Tracey And Raquel

Wednesday, 02 March 2016 22:00 Written by
Tracey and Raquel Moore are a sister duo of digital entrepreneurs hailing from Ajax, Ontario who advocate for living fearlessly and breaking the mould of traditional beauty standards. 

Celina Caesar Chavannes Reflects On Her First 100 Days In Office

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 21:09 Written by Camille Dundas
ByBlacks.com was invited to attend last week’s Black History Month reception in Ottawa, hosted by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his personal parliamentary secretary Celina Caesar Chavannes.

Aaron Charles: Agent Of Change

Saturday, 27 February 2016 16:07 Written by Marcus Medford
For Aaron Charles building a brighter future is like building a home—you need to have a clear vision, a solid foundation, a good team around you and the rest is down to slowly progressing.

23 Black Canadians Making Us Proud Right Now

Wednesday, 17 February 2016 10:52 Written by Rad Dockery
We are all aware of Black Canadian titans such as Jean Augustine, Lincoln Alexander and Alvin Curling.