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Raphaelita Walker – Community Tribute

OBITUARY – Raphaelita Walker (nee McLean) passed away peacefully surrounded by family on February 14, 2017 at her home in Toronto, Canada, two months after celebrating her 90th birthday. Beloved wife of Gifford Walker and loving mother to Olivia Grange-Walker and Denzil Walker, and many adopted children. She was also...
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The Abominable Crime

On January 26 at 6:30 pm, in partnership with the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network, JCA will be screening the documentary, The Abominable Crime. The film follows the stories of two Jamaicans from the LGBTQ+ community, one a single mother trying to escape persecution after nearly being murdered, and the other...
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International Women’s Day Celebration

International Women’s Day Celebration Community Awards (Women Recognizing Women) Hosted by : The Women’s Committee – Jamaican Canadian Association Date : Sunday March 12th, 2017 Time : 2:00pm – 5:00pm General Admission : $40.00 Children under 13 : $15.00 Address: 995 Arrow Rd., North York, ON M9M 2Z5 Keynote Speaker...
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Boonoonoonos Brunch 2017

  THE JAMAICAN CANADIAN ASSOCIATION (JCA) UNDER THE DISTINGUISHED PATRONAGE OF THE JAMAICAN CONSUL GENERAL LLOYD WILKS PRESENTS BOONOONOONOS BRUNCH THE CRISIS IN BLACK EDUCATION A BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION Also recognizing the achievements of Dr. Gervan Fearon , The Hon. Mitzie Hunter  , Staff Sgt. (Ret)  Ezra “Tony” Browne...
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