Cathy Khoury's Profile
My name is Cathy and I live in the beautiful Ottawa, our Nation's Capital. I moved here from Montreal almost 4 years ago to study for my Master's degree in Development Communication. The first semester I got here, I met my wonderful boyfriend and have made myself a good life here. After a few years of making jewelry as a hobby, I decided to combine my interest in development with my passion for crafting, making Touch Jewelry what it is today - wanting it to be more than a simple jewelry business.
Perhaps it was because of my very early years in Africa, but I always felt like I should be helping those out of my reach, and Africa had a special place in my heart. The satisfaction that came from my various volunteering experiences (In Their Shoes Canada, CARE Canada, UNICEF Canada, etc.) helped me learn a lot about society, conflict and the world at large and from these experiences, I understood…
- Born on October 31
- Joined January 25, 2011