OUR PARTNERS & supporters


Jude's Closet

Jude’s Closet – Apparel & Clothing 

Supplier of new & gently used women's clothing & accessories for women of all ages. With Jude’s Closet you can maintain a professional image, without breaking the bank! We are a strong believer that quality clothing and key accessories instills confidence and empower women to put their best selves forward.

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Apparel---Clothing/Judes-Closet-2070155589679191/

Phone: 905-706-9528

Joyous Creations

Joyous Creations Décor – Event Decorations

Your one-stop for event planning & décor for your next event. We customize each package based on the size of the event and plan according to the theme of your choice. Contact us now to speak with one of our consultants.

Phone: 905-903-9710

Gangster Cheese

Gangster Cheese - Restaurant

Our restaurant is located in downtown Whitby and offers more than a dozen kinds of grilled cheese sandwiches. We also have a Toronto based Food Truck serving up a menu of grilled cheese sandwiches and the best Mac and Cheese.

Website: https://gangstercheese.ca/

Address: 112 Colborne St E, Whitby, ON L1N 1X1

Phone: 905-493-9112

Grace Kennedy (Ontario) Inc.

Grace Kennedy (Ontario) Inc.

Grace Kennedy provides the best financial services to Jamaica & also takes the taste of Jamaica & other Caribbean foods to the world through Grace foods.

Website: https://www.gracekennedy.com/

Address: 70 West Wilmot St, Richmond Hill, ON L4B 1L7

Phone: 905-886-1002

Vanessa Reid

Vanessa Reid – Independent Travel Lifestyle Manager

We are a full service travel management company offering our clients highly personalized service and customized travel that focuses on Culture, Health & Wellness, Black History Travel plus other leisure travel and cruising around the world. We pride ourselves on curating international, culturally conscious luxury & adventure travel for Black travelers.

Website: https://www.uniglobe-bonvoyage.com/destinations

Address: 1448 Lawrence Ave E #303, North York, ON M4A 2V6

Phone: 416 573-3009 


Ettie Rutherford

Ettie Rutherford – Women Are Worthy - CEO/Founder 

Founder/CEO of Women Are Worthy Ettie Rutherford, outstanding educator, author, and women’s advocate, provides a knowledge-based consultancy which ensures programs and services for women who want to achieve their goals with a minimum amount of stress.

Website: https://womenrworthy.com/

Phone: 905 668-8061

Sophia Bishop

Sophia Bishop – Founder

Gourmet Herbal Tea with A Motivating Message

MoTEAvation Teas, is a line of delicious all natural, organic luxury teas, offering both single flavours as well as unique blends. Each sachet features a thought provoking comment, statement or quote that encourages personal reflection and/or conversation.

Website: https://moteavation.ca/

Phone: 1 833 – 466-MOTIV8 (8488) 

Granville Anderson

Granville Anderson – Principal Mediator & Consultant

Granville has provided his services through Anderson Mediation and Consulting Services since 2000. Recently, Granville served in the riding of Durham as Member of Provincial Parliament and is very proud of the projects he accomplished. These projects include securing funding for the extension of the GO Train to Courtice and Bowmanville as well as for the expansion of the Bowmanville Hospital.

Website: https://andersonmediationsolutions.com/

Phone: 905-995-3134

Angela Todd-Anderson

Angela Todd–Anderson – Chapter President / Oshawa Whitby Chapter

Angela was voted in as the President of the Congress of Black Women of Ontario Oshawa/Whitby Chapter in September 2018. The Congress is a national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of all black women and their families in the local and national communities. 

Website: https://cbwoshawawhitby.com/

Phone: 1 866-986-CBWC (2292) ext. 205 

Akuah Frempong

Akuah Frempong - Case Manager at Generali Global Health

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) Master of Management of Applied Science (MMASc) graduate from Western University with an interest in Mental Health, Health Equity, Social Justice, Women's Rights & Allyship. Seeking to integrate the field of healthcare and business to create, maintain and sustain effective global health systems at home and abroad.

Contact: https://www.linkedin.com/in/akuah-frempong-085a3955/?originalSubdomain=ca

Alison Hector-Alexander

Alison Hector-Alexander

Director, Office of Diversity, Inclusion and Transitions 

Durham College

Website:    https://durhamcollege.ca


Loblaws Bayview Village

Loblaws Bayview Village    

2877 Bayview Ave, North York, ON M2K 2S3

Phone: (416) 733-1783

Eleanor Mitchell

Eleanor Mitchell is the owner/operator of Four Leaves Soap Company, a home-based business, located  in Ajax, ON, that produces handcrafted body care products using locally sources and free-trade sustainable products. 


Eleanor also assists the Congress of Black Women Oshawa/Whitby with media such as web site maintenance, Facebook updates and flyer/invitation creation.

Website:  www.eleanormadethis.ca

Contact: info@eleanormadethis.ca

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fourleavessoap/?hl=en