Congratulations to Akshanaa Rathakrishnan who joins us this summer as our Marketing Coordinator.

Akshanaa is an elected member of the Durham Youth Council, representing the Township of Uxbridge, Brock & Scugog. She has also actively participated in several community initiatives and currently serves as an Associate Facilitator at the Centre for Leadership and Innovation. Akshanaa will be commencing her Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Political Science at the University of Toronto St. George in the fall.

Congratulations to Suvethika Thayaparan who joins us this summer as our Fundraising Coordinator.

Suvethika is pursuing her Bachelor of Commerce (Hons.) in Accounting at the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. She is active on campus as part of several student associations and will be a mentor for the First Year Orientation Program in the fall. Suvethika immigrated to Canada from Sri Lanka four years ago and is an alumna of the J/ Vembadi Girls’ High School.

Congratulations to Vithusayni Paramanathan who joins us this summer as our Community Coordinator.

Vithu is pursuing her Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Criminology at Western University where she also served as President of the Tamil Students Association. She is an award-winning Tamil playback singer with several independent singles and most recently a movie soundtrack under the musical direction of A.R. Rahman. Vithusayni is also the Co-founder of Isai Empire which has organized Tamil music concerts at major venues in Toronto, Canada.

We warmly welcome Akshanaa, Suvethika, and Vithu to the family, thanks to the 2020 Canada Summer Jobs Program.