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ABOUT AFWT

African Fashion Week Toronto (AFWT) is a non-for-profit initiative produced in partnership with “Afro Centre for the arts”. The event occurs once a year (August) showcasing culture-rich events and brand launch activities.

AFWT spans across Toronto and brings exposure to various designers and brands including those from out of province and throughout the world.

 

This volunteer based platform takes pride in creating opportunities for our creative industry and providing an avenue to market new and existing brands.

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meet the team

Isaac Ansah / Head of Operations
Isaac Ansah / Head of Operations

Head of Operations

Anita Aboagye / Management
Anita Aboagye / Management

Business Relations

Brenda Foreman / Creative Director
Brenda Foreman / Creative Director

Creative Director and Chief stylist

Erika Enyolu / Head PR
Erika Enyolu / Head PR

Head of Public Relations and Media Relations

Natacha Sika / Events Manager
Natacha Sika / Events Manager

Backstage and events manager

Charlene Adjogah / Events Coordinator
Charlene Adjogah / Events Coordinator

Events and volunteers coordinator

Yvonne Ben / Events Coordinator
Yvonne Ben / Events Coordinator

Events and special program Coordinator

Natalia Thompson / Events & Style Coordinator
Natalia Thompson / Events & Style Coordinator

Events and Style Coordinator

Nicollette Bryan / Events Coordinator
Nicollette Bryan / Events Coordinator

Events and Program Coordinator

Nini Amerlise / Models & Media Coordinator
Nini Amerlise / Models & Media Coordinator

Models and Media coordinator

Adeola Ajala / Media & Events
Adeola Ajala / Media & Events

Media and events Coordinator

up-coming events

FACE of AFWT 2021

Mahelia Jackson

STUDENT

DESIGNER

COMPETITION

2021 Virtual Edition

AFRICAN FASHION

WEEK TORONTO

  AUGUST 2021

Designer Registration Form

Affiliated Events

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AFRICAN FASHION INDUSTRY AWARDS

African Fashion Industry Awards (AFIA) was created to celebrate and support the Afro Fashion Industry in Canada and Abroad. Through the recognition and promotion of outstanding achievement and emerging talent in Canadian fashion, AFIA is dedicated to generating a stronger appreciation and market for our creatives both in Canada and abroad and to the accessibility of the industry in the Canadian market.

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STUDENT DESIGNER COMPETITION

Student Designer Competition is a non profit initiative for design  schools and student designers  to have the opportunity to  showcase their vision in a  competitive design exhibition

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FACE OF AFWT

The event will provide an amazing opportunity for models to make new contacts and develop or enhance their modeling portfolio