ABOUT

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  Welcome to the Congress of Black Women of Canada – Ontario Region. The Congress of Black Women of Canada is a national non-profit organization, started by Kay Livingstone in 1973.  The organization  is dedicated to improving the lives of all Black women and their families in their local and national communities.  The Congress of Black Women of […]

KAY LIVINGSTONE

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NATIONAL HISTORIC DESIGNATIONS 2011 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 the awarding scholarships with the objectives of encouraging Black students to complete their education, and to equip Black people with the tools […]

Ettie Rutherford

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E. Rutherford

Ettie Rutherford is the Immediate Past Regional Representative Congress of Black Women of Canada (Ontario Region 2005 – 2009).  Special  recognition of Ettie Rutherford, immediate past Provincial Representative for the Congress of Black Women of Canada – Ontario Region –  for her leadership and guidance during her term as Provincial Representative. Ettie was instrumental in planning and implementing several workshops and retreats for the organization.  She lead the chapters...