Who We Are

We Will Win Youth Association aims to work with youth-at-risk, with a focus on African Nova Scotian youth, in developing a strong commitment to community, athletic and academic achievement.

         This is achieved by:

  • Exploring education/career options and paths for realizing personal potential
  • Developing life skills and competencies, youth leadership and community stewardship
  • Engaging partnerships with families/parent groups/associations, religious and social/civic organizations committed to assisting families, libraries, schools and other educational entities that comprise the community support structure in facilitating and nurturing youth development.

Our Board Members

Colter Simmonds (Vice Chair)

Cherise Hart (Vice Chair)

Anna Jacobs (Secretary)

Gladys Downey (Treasurer)

Mike Brownlow (Auditor)

Rickola Slawter

Damian Stoilov

Kwabby Oppong

Rosaline Saunders

Diane Steele – honorary member

Our Supporters

We Will Win Youth Association is grateful to the following organizations for their ongoing support:

Southeastern Community Health Board

Active Halifax Communities

Heartwood Institute

Nova Scotia Department of Economic Development

Council on African Canadian Education

Nova Scotia Department of Justice

CST Catering