Lekan Olawoye

Lekan Olawoye

2011 Innovation Award - Toronto

For Youth Initiative in Toronto

Nominator Comments:

Lekan is highly innovative and a visionary by nature. He is passionate about the youth sector and is continually re-examining existing norms to arrive new ideas and more effective ways of improving program and service delivery. His bold decisions have moved FYI to the forefront of the youth-led sector. His vision for FYI extends beyond internal growth and stability. He makes sure FYI plays a critical role in strengthening other youth-led agencies across the city in order to build a stronger youth-led sector and better serve our city’s most underserved youth.

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