Loizza Aquino

Loizza Aquino

Recipient of the YMCA Greater Toronto Peace Medal and keynote speaker at an international youth conference, Loizza Aquino, is a motivational speaker, social activist, and mental health advocate. Since her social activism journey began at the age of nine, she has spoken at more than one-hundred educational instituions and special events of varying scales, throughout North America. By the age of seventeen, her activism had been acknowledged and awarded on an international scale. Loizza strives to empower other youth through her thought-provoking and inspirational story, and with her national not-for-profit organization, Peace of Mind Canada.

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2018
YMCA of Greater Toronto
Peace Medal
2018
Royal Bank of Canada
Top 25 Canadian Immigrant
2017
TD Canada Trust
Community Scholar
2017
Gawad Geny Lopez Bayaning
International Filipino Youth Award

Loizza Aquino

Recipient of the YMCA Greater Toronto Peace Medal and keynote speaker at an international youth conference, Loizza Aquino, is a motivational speaker, social activist, and mental health advocate. Since her social activism journey began at the age of nine, she has spoken at more than one-hundred educational instituions and special events of varying scales, throughout North America. By the age of seventeen, her activism had been acknowledged and awarded on an international scale. Loizza strives to empower other youth through her thought-provoking and inspirational story, and with her national not-for-profit organization, Peace of Mind Canada.

Select Accolades

2018
YMCA Greater Toronto
Peace Medal
2018
Royal Bank of Canada
Top 25 Canadian Immigrant
2017
TD Canada Trust
Community Scholar
2017
Gawad Geny Lopez Bayaning
Global Filipino Youth Award

My goal is to have the world be at a point where we do not need motivational speakers or activists to tell young people to be a leader because we are all already leaders.

Loizza AquinoAs a response to a student who had asked, "What is your goal?" at an Asian Heritage Month event hosted by the Peel District School Board.