March 19, 2018

CRRF Commemorates March 21st, the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

  TORONTO, March 19, 2018 /CNW/ – The 1960 killing of 69 people at a peaceful demonstration against apartheid in Sharpeville, South Africa led to the 1966 UN General […]
March 19, 2018

Carrot Rewards Launches World’s First Peer-to-Peer Rewards To Help Even More Canadians Get Active

TORONTO, March 19, 2018 /CNW/ – By combining Canadians’ unique love for loyalty points and our intense attachment to our smartphones, Toronto-based Carrot Rewards has become the country’s top wellness app and one […]
March 15, 2018

Statement from Minister Michael Coteau in honour of Black History Month

February is Black History Month, a time where we recognize and celebrate the contributions of Black-Canadians. And while another month has come and gone, as a […]
March 8, 2018

Journalists for Human Rights Launches Gender Impact Report

TORONTO, March 8, 2018 /CNW/ – Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) celebrates International Women’s Day 2018 by launching our Gender Impact Report. The Report documents JHR’s work towards gender […]
March 8, 2018

New $10 bank note featuring Viola Desmond unveiled on International Women’s Day

HALIFAX, March 8, 2018 /CNW/ – Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz today unveiled the new $10 bank note featuring Viola Desmond during a ceremony at the Halifax Central Library. Once issued […]
March 5, 2018

Producer Elaquent’s new EP Celebrates Life

(Toronto, ON): Multi-talented producer and beatmaker Elaquent kicks off 2018 with his latest EP, Celebrate Life! The six-track release available through URBNET, was born out of reflection […]
March 2, 2018

Jazz Aviation named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for the seventh consecutive year

HALIFAX, March 2, 2018 /CNW/ – Chorus Aviation Inc. (‘Chorus’) (TSX: CHR) is proud to announce that Jazz Aviation LP (‘Jazz’) has been named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for […]
February 23, 2018

OPSEU Workers of Colour Caucus forum to tackle health inequity .

TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ – A forum discussion organized by OPSEU’s Workers of Colour Caucus will tackle one of the most pressing issues facing the country today: health […]
February 23, 2018

Minister Joly announces funding as part of Black History Month celebrations

The Government of Canada is providing more than $390,000 in funding to organizations across the country as part of Black History Month celebrations. TORONTO, Feb. 23, 2018 /CNW/ – As part of her […]
February 16, 2018

Canadians Triumphs … Beating Great Britain 6 4 At Curling

As the winter games get on the way in South Korea the Canadians prove to be too good for their former Colonial masters.  The men’s team […]
February 16, 2018

Black history month – Héma-Québec reiterates its call for new blood donors from Black communities

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 16, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ – The 2018 edition of Black History Month is an opportunity for Héma-Québec to underscore the vital support of blood donors from Black […]
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 […]