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Diasporic Genius was founded in 2010 by Toronto musician David Buchbinder. It is now a project on Tides Canada’s shared platform, which supports on-the-ground efforts to create uncommon solutions for the common good. Tides Canada is a national Canadian charity dedicated to a healthy environment, social equity, and economic prosperity.

Tides Canada’s shared platform provides governance, human resources, financial, and grant management for leading environmental and social projects across Canada, allowing projects to more effectively achieve their missions. Tides Canada has full fiduciary and governance responsibility for Diasporic Genius.

Diasporic Genius is committed to principles of dignity, independence, integration, and equal opportunity. For more information please see Tides Canada’s Accessibility Policy and Plan.

OUR STAFF
DAVID BUCHBINDER

Artistic/Project Director

ROULA SAID

Administrator

MANZU ARA

Community Coordinator

NAHEED ZIA

Thorncliffe Action Group (TAG) Co-ordinator

Meet our Steering Committee
BEHROUZ HARIRI

Chair

RALPH BENMERGUI

Member

Our Advisory Group
INGER LISE OELRICH

Advisor