Desmond is active in the community; he sponsors sports teams and has volunteered in various capacities. Here are some of the things he is actively or been involved in:

     Gledhill Community School Breakfast Club


Sponsor Beach Community Soccer

Sponsor Toronto Beaches Lacrosse Club

Royal LePage Shelter Foundation

Captain of Team Brian in the annual Light The Night Walk in the fight against Leukemia and Lymphoma.


Manager of Toronto Aeros Minor Atom A hockey team

Financial Sponsor of Neighbour's Night Out in Woodbine Park

Sponsor and creator of neighbourhood website

      Guest speaker at schools in Toronto District School Board

Past Board Member of Ted Reeve Community Arena

          Volunteered in the YMCA's Black Achievers Programme,
          Mentoring Youth

Was a founding member of Black Professionals Reaching Out, an organization that presented to students in the Toronto District School Board, encouraging them to reach their full        

    Former Board member of Herb Carnegie's Future Aces