Our People

Board of Directors

Robert Ready,  (Chair) retired Senior Executive, Government of Canada, previous High Commissioner to Jamaica and The Bahamas

Brett Miller, (Treasurer) CPA, CA, CBV, MBA Financial Advisory Services

Donette Chin-Loy Chang, Media and Communications specialist

Sean Shannon, Senior Executive with Marketing and P&L Leadership experience

Audrea Golding, Immigration Lawyer

Lisa Moore, Director of a National Social Justice Program

Christine Cohen, Business owner in Ottawa and Jamaica

Andre Bastian, Wealth Management

Maria Hunt, Capital Markets Professional


Samantha Mahfood, Executive Director

Marianne Myklestu, Logistics and Administration Coordinator

Terri Venkataramaiah, Director of Programming

Sarah Musa, Fund Development Coordinator

Latest News

Annual walkathon raises funds to build school in Jamaica
22 Jun 12:37 pm

Together with our education partner Helping Hands Jamaica Foundation, Food For The Poor staff participated in the...

ICHS Food and Nutrition Labs gets major upgrade thanks to Canadian donors
22 Jun 11:38 am

We recently joined forces with ICHS Alumnae Association Toronto Chapter to help rebuild the Food and Nutrition...

Vegetable soup mix to feed hungry families in Haiti
22 Jun 10:37 am

Together with partners Ontario Christian Gleaners and Joy and Hope of Haiti, we recently packed and shipped...

Celebrating 10-Year Anniversary with Construction of Hampden Infant School
13 Apr 10:34 am

Food For The Poor Canada (FFPC) is proud to celebrate the 10th year of working with and...

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