Hosts Evangeline Chima (Founder/Executive Director Black Mentorship Inc) and Master of ceremony Taiwo Julius (MC TJ) will be joined by Oakville Mayor - Mayor Rob Burton, and C-Suites speakers Natasha Bowman, Writer, President Performance ReNEW, Dr. Qanita Lilla Associate Curator, Arts of Africa, Queens University, Dennis Scott; Chair, Halton Black History Awareness Society (HBHAS), and our special guest of honour: Personality, diplomat, businesswoman, mother, Jennifer Hosten, the first black woman to win the title "Miss World" for our annual Black History Month event.
Evangeline Chima (Host)
Founder/ Executive Director at Black Mentorship Inc.
2021 Women of Inspiration Black Leader Award Winner
Mayor of Oakville
Chair, Halton Black History Awareness Society (HBHAS)
Taiwo Julius (MC TJ)
Master of Ceremony
Senior Change Management Consultant
Dr. Qanita Lilla
Associate Curator, Arts of Africa at Agnes Etherington Art Center,
Natasha Bowman, (Keynote Speaker)
Arthur, President Performance ReNEW,
Social media influencer
Jennifer Hosten (Special Guest of honour)
Personality, Diplomat, Businesswoman,
Miss World 1970
Musical performance by Canadian Singer Gloria Gift Nankunda, a Ugandan- Canadian afro-folk-soul musician based in Toronto, Canada.