July 16, 2011 (Toronto, Ontario) –
Spice Youth Toronto Community Initiative welcomes Adiel Modeste-Matthew and Khandi Alexander to its Executive Committee. Adiel has been granted the position of Floor Member and Khandi Alexander is now the Community Liaison for Scarborough and surrounding areas. SYTCI is both excited and proud to have these two dynamic young women on board.
Adiel Matthew moved to Toronto from Grenada at the age of 18. She then pursued a bachelor’s degree at McMaster University and while there was involved in the African Caribbean Association. Adiel has
always been active in community and school organizations and wishes to continue her involvement by contributing to the Grenadian community here through Spice Youth Toronto Community Initiative.
Khandi Alexander was born in Canada to Grenadian parents. She has a genuine interest in the development and success of today’s youth, and stands as a firm and positive leader in her community, Khandi believes that teaching is her natural calling. Recognized for her academic efforts and community involvement while fulfilling her undergraduate studies, Khandi received a scholarship from the Grenada Association that would inspire her to continue to work hard towards achieving her dreams.
Adiel and Khandi will be joining five other people on SYTCI’s Executive Committee: Trisha Mitchell (President), Kadon Douglas (Vice-President and Community Liaison), Marie Benjamin (Secretary), Susan Blackman (Treasurer) and Sherbin Joseph (Floor Member).
Spice Youth Toronto Community Initiative is a non-profit youth led organization mandated to serve and provide opportunities for the professional, social and educational development of young people of Grenadian/Caribbean heritage in Toronto.
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