Creating opportunities to celebrate, advocate, educate and connect people, respecting the full diversity of the 2SLGBTQ+ community
Capital Pride advocates for 2SLGBTQ+ communities in Canada,...
September 2, 2019
Ottawa, Ontario – Capital Pride’s 2019 summer festival may be over, but our advocacy efforts continue apace. As a Pride organization based in a G-7 capital and mandated to advocate for 2SLGBTQ+ communities, Capital Pride is highlighting issues of local, national and international concern while working constructively to break down remaining barriers to true inclusion…Read More
Capital Pride receives funding through the new Federal...
August 25, 2019
For immediate release Ottawa, Ontario – Today, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre, announced up to $200,000 in FedDev Ontario funding for Capital Pride through the Canadian Experiences Fund (CEF). See full official Government of Canada release here. Capital Pride creates opportunities to celebrate,…Read More
Capital Pride statement on violence and hate at local...
August 18, 2019
Capital Pride issued the following statement in response to a hateful incident yesterday: The violent and hateful incidents that occurred at a community organized family drag storytime have no place in our community. That children and their families were targeted specifically is deeply troubling but we recognize that members of the the 2SLGBTQ+ community have…Read More