Faiza Juhar Waday Hargaaya (CBC)
Faiza Juhar Waday Hargaaya came to Winnipeg in 1990 from Oromia in East Africa. She is currently the Assistant Program Coordinator for the After School Program at the Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba (IRCOM).
Faiza wrote a spoken word piece inspired by the famine in East Africa. It's called Hope.
CBC Radio is devoting the whole day to Famine Relief. Tune in to Up To Speed, 3 - 6 p.m., September 9. You can donate by going to cbc.ca/Manitoba or http://www.ircom.ca/