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Edna Ali

Founding Advisor | Progress Toronto

Edna Ali

Edna is a Founding Advisor of Progress Toronto. She is interested in the pursuit of civic engagement, whether through her own involvement or supporting others. As a participant of the Protégée Program, an initiative addressing the unequal representation of women in municipal government, Edna received mentorship and first-hand experiences in municipal politics from a Toronto City Councillor.

Edna has also led the Community Safety Working Group of the Toronto Youth Cabinet, the City of Toronto’s official youth advisory body, where she worked to develop initiatives amplifying youth voices and perspectives concerning policing and violence prevention. You can find her involved in community projects within Etobicoke-York, or at the Toronto Youth Cabinet, where she serves as Executive Director.