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Sinthusha Awarded the Inaugural Iris Unger Award

Thursday October 17, 2019

The Iris Unger Recognition Award recognizes artists and entrepreneurs whose project best reflects the values that Iris Unger, YES’ former Executive Director, instilled during her 18 years at YES: dedication and passion, success through hard work, and a true commitment to making a difference in the community. The winner of the inaugural Iris Unger Recognition Award […]

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Divinart Foundation receives $1000 Grant from Girls Action Foundation

Thursday August 22, 2019

About the Program  Women, Let’s Take Our Place! (Femmes, Prenons Notre Place!) is Girls Action’s newest national program aimed at increasing youth participation in Canadian political and community life. Focused on young women’s leadership and civic engagement, this project commemorates the centennial anniversary of British women gaining the right to vote in Canada as a means to highlight […]

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CTYA’s Entrepreneur of the Year Awarded to Sinthusha Kandiah

Sunday February 10, 2019

So humbled and honoured to have been awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in recognition for my relentless work with Divinart Foundation in helping my local and global communities. I cannot thank my supporters enough for their continuous love and encouragement with the work I do. Regardless of who won the awards for the […]

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Sinthusha Invited to Speak at WE Day Canada Celebrating the Next 150 Years

Sunday July 2, 2017

WE Day celebrated Canada’s 150th birthday in Ottawa and I was absolutely humbled and honoured to have been invited to be a speaker in front of 30 000+ people. WE Day Canada was hosted at Parliament Hill with special guests including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Gord Downie, Lilly Singh, Hedley, Barenaked Ladies, and more. The event was […]

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Youth Leadership Awarded to Sinthusha in recognition for Divinart Foundation

Sunday May 21, 2017

The Quebec Tamil Development Association – had their official opening on Sunday, May 21st 2017 at Alex Manoogian Centre in Ville Saint-Laurent. QTDA is a registered Not-For-Profit organization which aims at helping Tamils to socially integrate in Quebec society by promoting the economic, social, cultural and political integration of Tamil families. They aspire to become an […]

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Speaker at WE Day Montreal

Friday February 24, 2017

I had the wonderful opportunity of speaking at my first ever WE Day Montreal about my non-profit organization and inspire thousands of kids to make this world a better place. The experience I had was absolutely exhilarating and I cannot describe in words how much love I received at the show. It is important to […]

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