About Daniel Francavilla
Daniel is a Designer, Entrepreneur and Activist. He is a recipient of the Ontario Junior Citizen of the Year Award and the City of Brampton’s Humanitarian Award.
After traveling to developing countries, Daniel founded ACCESS to help children in the developing world receive an education and to empower local youth to become leaders.
Daniel has written articles for the Toronto Star Global Voices, maintains a blog at DesignCharityLife.com, and has been featured in several publications. He is the founder of Speak Up for Change, a youth blog program about activism and social change. Daniel is also the Editor of Lifestyle Kick, an online publication on healthy living, featuring motivation and advice from everyday people, founded as part of Now Digital Network.
Daniel studied Graphic Design at OCAD University, and is now studying Digital Media and Communications at the University of Toronto. He is interested in opportunities in the design, communications, education, and non-profit sectors.