Eating is essential for human life; however, food centered in the tradition of an individual brings warmness tied with memories. Many do not understand the importance of nutrition and it impacts on the human body. According to Statistics Canada, many seniors are at higher risk of going hungry. Adults in their later life are particularly
The Canadian Red Cross Society has granted the Ghanaian-Canadian Association of Ontario (GCAO) with $99844.00 to enhance the services GCAO currently provides the community to mitigate the impact of COVID-19. The money will help increase our capacity to reach our seniors, children, youth, women, frontline workers, and the vulnerable in order to provide services such as virtual educational support,
On May 24th, Ghanalinx Media Group organized a historic virtual fundraiser concert to raise money online to support covid-19 relief efforts in the Greater Toronto Area. The virtual concert was organized with the aim to raise funds for the Ghanaian Canadian Association of Ontario (GCAO), to support their ongoing COVID-19 relief efforts in the community.
After a 5-year pursuit of the site at 160 Rivalda Rd., association learns it’s off the table. Just south of where Finch Avenue West meets Weston Road sits a large beige building at the end of an industrial road. Its windows are dusty, the brick veneer is discoloured, and you can easily tell it's more
The last words of George Floyd, “I can’t breathe,” resonate with the cries of the oppressed around the world, both in the past and the present day. The world is filled with sadness as we reflect upon the dysfunctional legal system and aggressive policing tactics that led to the death George Floyd at the hands
Toronto, Ont. – On March 6, 2020, the Young Adults Wing of Ghanaian Canadian Association of Ontario (GCAO) organized a social networking mixer to mobilize young Ghanaian professionals in the Greater Toronto Area. This successful event brought together over 100 young Ghanaian professionals from various part of the Greater Toronto Area and beyond. The
The 63rd Ghana Independence Day anniversary was marked in Toronto with ‘What Do You Know About Ghana’ Quiz contest on Saturday, March 7 2020. It was the first of its kind in the Toronto Ghanaian community and new among Ghanaians in Diaspora. The patronage was huge and the contest very educative as well as fun.
Welcome to our 2020 Network and Mingle Social Mixer. This is a fun and exciting opportunity to: – Meet professionals from various backgrounds – Market yourself as well as your business. – connect with people who might be in the profession you aspire to be – Make new friends to help build you up this