Our Executives

Meet our Executive: President: Magdalene Lesmond Immediate Past President: Mariska Thomas Vice President: Kira Ross Secretary: Vacant Treasurer: Theresa James Fundraising/Events Co-ordinator:  Vivian Young Membership Co-ordinator:   Janice Jones Education Coordinator:  Juliet Young Public Relations Coordinator:  Kesha Christie

Past Events

  Black History Month 2020                 2019 Scholarship Award Recipients           (L-R) Taiharia (Tori) Gordon, Cayla Johnson, Keili Gomez, Tala Gumbu, Ajax MP Mark Holland  (photo taken by snapd)             Keynote Speaker- Allison Hector-Alexander   Fundraising Walkathon (October 20, […]


Kay Livingstone, a founding member of CANEWA inspired the other “Women of Vision” to plan and implement programs and events to enrich the black community.  A primary focus was awarding scholarships with the objective of encouraging Black students to complete their education, and to equip Black people with the tools necessary to take their rightful […]