Operation Black Vote Canada was founded in 2004 by five Community Leaders who saw a need for an organization to encourage more black involvement in politics in Canada.  These five individuals are below:

Bromley Lloyd Armstrong (1926-2018)

Bromley Lloyd Armstrong (1926-2018)

Trade Unionist
Brandeis Denham Jolly

Brandeis Denham Jolly

Civil Rights Activist & Teacher
Ms. Delores Lawrence

Ms. Delores Lawrence

Nurse and Community Activist
Ms. Eva Lloyd

Ms. Eva Lloyd

Human Rights, Social Justice and Community Activist
Ms. Cynthia Reyes

Ms. Cynthia Reyes

Journalist, Producer-Director and Executive Producer