Kids In The Woods Initiative offers outdoor recreational activities to children in Rouge Park, Ontario.
Simone Da Costa is a best-selling author and a recipient of a Woman on Fire award in 2016. In her new children’s book "I am Beautiful: When I Look at Me, I See..." Da Costa asks readers to find and embrace their own beauty by challenging society's norms.
Karlyn Percil has over two decades experience in banking. She recently took a huge leap, quit her job at a major Canadian bank and launched her own consulting firm.
Let’s face it—finding a hair stylist who specializes in black hair—or who isn’t afraid of it—can be very difficult. I’ll never forget the time I went to House of Lords in downtown Toronto to get my hair done. I heard raving reviews about the place. All sorts of celebrities had been there and it had been in business since the beginning of time.
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.
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.