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Canada: Rights defender receives award for LGBTQIA2S+ leadership

Canada: Rights defender receives award for LGBTQIA2S+ leadership

On the evening of November 5, 2020, Ugandan-born LGBTQIA2S+ activist, refugee, and trans woman, Christopher Nkambwe (pronouns: she/her) was honoured with Community One Foundation’s Steinert & Ferreiro Award, a commemorative award and $10,000 cash prize, that celebrates unsung heroes for their contributions to the Canadian LGBTQIA2S+ community. Christopher, a journalism graduate and long time human […]

Toronto: Community One Foundation Awards LGBTTIQQ2S+ Initiatives

Toronto: Community One Foundation Awards LGBTTIQQ2S+ Initiatives

Fresh off the heels of gifting $50,000 in pandemic relief to drag performers across the Greater Toronto Area, Community One Foundation (a non-profit organisation that provides grants to LGBTTIQQ2S+ community projects), is announcing the recipients of their 2020 Rainbow Grants. The Rainbow Grant program, which began in 1980, is one of many foundation initiatives supporting […]