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.
A Jamaican native, Madeline Edwards is a community advocate, founding member and Vice President of the Congress of Black Women of Mississauga and Area Chapter, and now an inducted member of the Order of Ontario — the province’s highest official honour.
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 13:15 Written by Marcus Medford
Zanana Lorraine Akande is a retired politician, dedicated community servant and loving grandmother.
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 14:22 Written by Teneile Warren
When people go see a play, they are usually so mesmerized by the actors on stage that the people behind the scenes are often overlooked in the celebration of a play’s success.
Wednesday, 16 September 2015 16:50 Written by Marcus Medford
Former housing manager Vivian Keels, opened a social enterprise businesss called "Karibu Thrift Store" to provide work and work experience for people with mental and developmental disabilities.