February 13, 2018

Urban Rez is focusing on a SOLUTION when it comes to the Black Youth Action Plan

TORONTO, Feb. 13, 2018 /CNW/ – Urban Rez Solutions has partnered with the Ministry of Children and Youth Services to launch the Black Youth Action Plan, ‘Violence Prevention Campaign’. The Toronto […]
February 9, 2018

Smoke’s Poutinerie Gravy Plane Lands its First Mobile Eatery at Toronto Pearson International Airport

TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2018 /CNW/ – The World’s Largest & Original Poutinerie has arrived in Canada’s largest airport and is now bringing the nation’s most iconic dish to all fry, […]
February 9, 2018

Automotive Intelligence Series Makes its Debut at the Canadian International AutoShow

TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2018 /CNW/ – Auto shows are much more than venues for showcasing the latest production models and concept cars. They are also places where attendees […]
February 1, 2018

Ministers O’Regan and Sajjan Recognize Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – The Honourable Seamus O’Regan, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National […]
February 1, 2018

Statement by Minister Joly on Black History Month

The theme for Black History Month 2018 is “Black Canadian Women: Stories of Strength, Courage and Vision” OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – Today marks the beginning of this […]
February 1, 2018

Statement by the Prime Minister on Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Black History Month: “Today we begin Black History Month, a time to […]
January 30, 2018

Prime Minister announces that the Government of Canada will officially recognize the International Decade for People of African Descent

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to build a better, more inclusive country that recognizes the contributions of all, and creates better opportunities for […]
January 30, 2018

CivicAction Drafts 25 New DiverseCity Fellows to Add to the Toronto Region’s Growing Leadership Lineup

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ – In a region where nearly 50% of residents identify as a visible minority, but account for zero of the Toronto region’s mayors or regional chairs, […]
January 29, 2018

Justice Michael H. Tulloch, who is reviewing Ontario’s Regulation 58/16 on police street checks, (also known as carding) is set to hold his first public consultation in Thunder Bay on February 1.

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2018 /CNW/ – The Honourable Justice Michael H. Tulloch, who is reviewing Ontario’sRegulation 58/16 on police street checks, also known as carding, will hold a public consultation […]
January 26, 2018

2018 Toronto Black Film Festival announces full programming

SIXTH ANNUAL FESTIVAL – #TBFF18 – MARKS BLACK HISTORY MONTH WITH BOLD, DIVERSE, INNOVATIVE AND MEANINGFUL PROGRAMMING FEBRUARY 14 -19 TORONTO, Jan. 26, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The 6th annual Toronto […]
January 26, 2018
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2018 Black History Month stamps celebrate trailblazers Lincoln M. Alexander and Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone

OTTAWA, Jan. 26, 2018 /CNW/ – Canada Post is marking upcoming Black History Month with stamps for 2018 celebrating Lincoln M. Alexander and Kathleen (Kay) Livingstone, two prominent Black Canadians who shattered […]
January 24, 2018
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Ontario Taking Steps to Empower Black Youth to Reach their Full Potential

Educational Campaigns Will Support and Strengthen Communities Ontario is supporting three organizations to create public awareness campaigns that promote and reflect the strengths of Ontario’s Black […]
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