Hafsa Siddiqui: Kenora

Hafsa Siddiqui: Kenora

Hafsa Siddiqui is a young entrepreneur from Thunder Bay, Ontario. In 2018, she graduated from Lakehead University with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) degree. She is currently in the Master of Science in Management program at Lakehead. Hafsa is very passionate about social issues in the north and is an advocate for the advancement of social enterprises in Northern Ontario. She founded Do or Diabetes, which seeks to motivate diabetics to manage their condition through cooking classes, fitness groups, and more. In recognition of her efforts, she was named 2018 Changemaker of the Year by Paro Centre for Women’s Enterprise As an avid volunteer in her community, Hafsa has led numerous efforts to promote health, equity, and diversity within her community. She has been a volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society for eight years, where she has helped organize numerous fundraising events. In her spare time, Hafsa enjoys learning languages, practicing martial arts, and painting.