Fernando Foundation For Mental Health
Sithara Fernando was a resident of Fort McMurray, Alberta Canada when a wildfire came through and decimated the town. In the process of fire recovery, Sithara turned her life around, started a mental health foundation and helps to foster strong volunteer relationships in organizations. Sithara is a tireless advocate for the LGBTQ2S+ community and a vocal representative for the POC community. Former Oil and Gas worker turned Environmental Science instructor, Sithara is doing her part to empower the next generation. Sithara is excited to share her experience as a digital volunteer.