Donna Magazine Writers | Videographers | Photographers | Funding Sources | Advisory Board | Cover Design Credits

Donna Magazine is an ethnocultural consumer magazine and a literary magazine. The cover changes monthly and stories come at least three times a day with plans of special programming in addition.

Recent Contributors to Donna Magazine:

Donna Kakonge – Publisher, Listed with the Government of Canada as a Publisher

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  • Murray Alfredson – From Fleurieu Peninsula by the Gulf St Vincent in South Australia
  • CKUT in Montréal – Can Listen Online Anywhere in the World
  • Laura-Jean Bernhardson – Fresh Collective – Three Locations in Toronto and can also Shop Online
  • Dennis DesRosiers – Located in Toronto
  • Anita Ewan – College Professor and Ph.D. Student at Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Mariam Ibrahim – Owner of Natures Waves, based in Toronto and Kitchener
  • Sandra Kryzakos – Located in Toronto
  • Manish Kumar Arora – From India, Based in India
  • Kathy Milton-Tapley – Based in Sackville, New Brunswick
  • Hugh Reilly – Owns ThatChannel.com
  • Peter Ross – Located in Toronto
  • Gifty Serbeh-Dunn – Shea Butter Market – Based in Vancouver and can also Shop Online
  • Sidallah – Photographer and Film Director who works Worldwide, born in Turkey, based in the United Kingdom
Additional Contributors Outside of School Assignments – Paid:
Nick Goodwin: [Includes creative non-ficiton]
Twenty-one found stories.
Julianna LaRocque: [Includes poetry]
I’m sure one story, they are intertwined with Rachel’s stories, but four stories under her search name.

Rachel Muenz: (Former Student, Paid Outside of Classroom Assignments)

https://kakonged.com/?s=Rachel+Muenz

Fifty-one found stories.
Dr Brikena Ribaj:
Fourteen found stories.

Chris Temelkos (Former Student, Paid Outside of Classroom Assignments)

https://kakonged.com/?s=Chris+Temelkos

Seventy-seven articles found.

Kirk Verner: (Former Student, Paid Outside of Classroom Assignments) [Also includes creative non-fiction]

https://kakonged.com/?s=Kirk+Verner

Nineteen found stories.
Jennifer Winters: (Former Student, Paid Outside of Classroom Assignments) [Also includes creative non-fiction]
Twenty-eight found stories.
Regular Contributors: Unpaid – Advertising
Susan Bodie:
Two articles found.
Gail Bergman:
Sixty-nine articles found.
Michael Gold:
https://kakonged.com/?s=Michael+Gold
Fifty-five photographs found.
Former Student Contributors from the University of Toronto Scarborough campus and Centennial College Journalism Program for Academic Credit:
Sarina Adamo:
Nine stories.
Billy Courtice:
Nine stories.
Sarah DeMille:
Ten stories.
Bradley Featherstone:
Two stories.
Megan Harris:
Ten stories.
VietLien Hoang:
Fourteen stories.
Emily Hunter:
Twenty-five stories.
Josef Jacobson:
Ten stories.
Ryan Jhagroo:
Nine stories.
Patrycja Kluzcnik:
Six stories.
Amanda Kwan:
Nine stories.
Sarah Moore:
Six stories.
Kimberlee Nanchekivic:
Ten stories.
Kirsten Parucha:
Five stories.
Fiona Persaud:
Seven stories.
Nadia Persaud:
Five stories.
Angela Rotundo:
Three stories.
Alina Smirnova:
Ten stories.
Former Student from Seneca@York Who Did Story for Class Credit:
Dena Burgin
One Story.
Paid Resources:
WordPress.com in Calfornia, United States
“Beautiful Turtles” Thanks to Pinterest in California, United States
Loblaws in Canada
Herbs & Nutrition in Toronto
Nutrition Cottage in Toronto
University of Toronto
Volkswagen Canada
Toronto Public Library – Accepting Donations
Appy Pie base in India – App Development without Coding
Google in California
Amazon around the World
Apple around the World
Dreamstime.com
Advertising:
CD Baby
https://kakonged.com/?s=CD+Baby
Twenty stories.
Advertising – Local Authors you can find on the pages list:
Laman Travis Anderson (American)
Ann BeCoy
Dale Patrick Bolton (in progress)
Lalaa Comrie
Lynda Davies
Joshua Jacob Fogel (in progress)
Dr Marion Gold (in progress)
Mariam Ibrahim
Teresa Madaleno
R. William Patry
Dr Adwoa Ntozake Onuora
Kitty Salsberg and Ellen Foster
Phyllis Walker
Dr Haniyeh Yousoufpour (in progress)
Many academic dissertations not listed due to the focus of this magazine.
Affiliate Marketing:
World Numerology – Hans Decoz
Book Publishing Paid Resources: (Give and Take, Also Donna Kakonge Was Paid)
Concordia University Press
Life Rattle Press
Lulu.com
Amazon.com
Kobo.com
Barnes & Noble
Ingram
October 2007 to January 2018 Cover Image:
WordPress.com Template = DePo Masthead (no longer exists with advertising)
February April 2018 Cover Image:
Artwork: Donna Kakonge
May to September 2018 Cover Image:
Photographer: Steve Chin
Stylist: Terry Hylton
Model: Donna Kakonge (Image from 1991)
August 2018 Cover Image: 
Source Images – Dreamstime.com
Cover Designer – Donna Kakonge
September 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Canva.com
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional September 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Canadian News Wire
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Hendrick’s Gin L.E.V.I.T.A.T.R.E returns to Nuit Blanche Toronto (Photo Credit: Rick O’Brien) (CNW Group/Hendrick’s Gin)
Additional September 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Toronto Transit Commission
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional September 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Google Images
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Canva.com
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional Image for October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – William Notman, 1826-1891, Montréal, Québec
Borrowed From – The Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Norman James [Toronto Star Archives] 1969, Newfoundland, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Boris Spremo [Toronto Star Archives] 1985, Vancouver, British Columbia, preparing for Expo ’86, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Richard Lautens [Toronto Star Archives] 1999, Iqaluit, Northwest Territories, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Google Images
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Ephemera, 1910, English, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Boris Spremo [Toronto Star Archives] 1999, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Sidallah Sidallah, 2018, India
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Sidallah Sidallah, 2018, India
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Sidallah Sidallah, 2018, China
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Keith Beaty, Toronto, from the Toronto Star Archives, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Rick Madonik, Toronto, from the Toronto Star Archives, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Alan Dunlop, Toronto, 1984, from the Toronto Star Archives, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge
Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Harold Barkley, Toronto, 1962, from the Toronto Star Archives, voting machine, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)
Source Images – Government of Canada, Nova Scotia, 1903 to 2001, Dr. Carrie Best, retrieved from the Canadian Encyclopedia
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)

Source Images – Bernard Weil, Toronto, 1989, Pearson International, Terminal 1, from the Toronto Star Archives, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)

Source Images – Keith Beaty, Toronto, 1981, Caribana, from the Toronto Star Archives, retrieved from the Toronto Public Library
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

Upcoming Additional October 2018 Cover Image: (The cover starts off prior to the month, and images used in the magazine are published each week of the month until the new month begins)

Source Images – Google Images, Continuing Covers are Bold Different Coloured Designs
Cover Design – Donna Kakonge

 

Logo: (Taken in 2013)

Photographer – Erin Molly Patrick
Retouching – Walmart (2016)
Model – Donna Kakonge
Relevant Membership:
Canadian Internet Registration Authority (Since 2018)
National Internet Defense League (Since 2012)
Donna Magazine is Available on Flip the Digital Pages App:

 

IT’S LIVE IN THE APPLE STORE:

Search “Flip the Digital Pages” or “Donna Kakonge” in the Apple Store.

IT’S LIVE IN THE ITUNES STORE:

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IT’S LIVE ON AMAZON KINDLE STORE:

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IT’S LIVE IN THE WINDOWS STORE:

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IT’S LIVE ON PROGRESSIVE WEB APPS STORE (PWA):

https://www.pwastore.com/details/flip-the-digital-pages

Children’s Radio App

AMAZON KINDLE STORE = Children’s Radio App

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07FSC5YG2/ref=sr_1_6?ie=UTF8&qid=1532390161&sr=8-6&keywords=Donna+Kay+Kakonge

Microsoft Windows Store = Donna Kay Kakonge, “Children’s Radio App”

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/p/donna-kay-kakonge/9p1jmdc65ttp?activetab=pivot%3aoverviewtab

Coming Soon to the Following:

Now available in  the PWA Store:

Safari Browser on Your iOS Device – Children’s Radio [Donna Kay Kakonge] – Progressive Web Apps Store (PWA Store)

Free Children’s Museum App

Safari Browser on Your iOS Device – Children’s Museum [Donna Kay Kakonge]
Enjoy! The artist of all work is Donna Kakonge

Financial Assistance Funders for Donna Magazine for 2018:

Ontario Arts Council (Using resources from the Deaf and Disability Arts Grant)

Selected Advisory Board through Membership:

Martesha Brefford – From the United States

Mariam Ibrahim

Dr Sam Kakonge

Kimberly Ling

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