Karen Shadd Speaks to Tumpane’s Students

Tumpane welcomed a very special visitor today. Karen Shadd, whose great-aunt was Mary Ann Shadd, spoke to Tumpane’s students about African Heritage Month and showed students Canada’s Black History Virtual Museum.


Mary Ann Shadd was a pivotal person in Canada’s and America’s history. She helped American slaves escape via the Underground Raliway.

To visit the Black History Virtual Museum, simply click here.