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

Recent Events

2019 Scholarship Award Recipients Taiharia (Tori) Gordon, Tala Gumbu, Keili Gomez, Cayla Johnson           (pictures taken by SNAP Newspaper) Keynote Speaker- Allison Hector-Alexander             Walkathon – Sunday, October 20th, 2019 CBWC Flyer_Fallsview Casino_September 21st CBWC_Fallsview Casino_August 24th Spring Fling Fundraising Dinner and Dance – April 6th, […]


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 […]