Nominations open for City's 2017 Access, Equity and Human Rights Award!

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Every year, the City of Toronto's Access, Equity and Human Rights (AEHR) Awards recognize the achievements of people who, or programs that, made a difference in Toronto by working to eliminate discrimination or break down barriers to equality. The following categories are:

  • Aboriginal/Indigenous Affairs Award
  • Access Award for Disability Issues
  • Constance E. Hamilton Award for the advancement on the status of women
  • Pride Award for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Trans and 2-Spirit Issues
  • William P. Hubbard Award for Race Relations

Award recipients will be recognized at a public event on the evening of December 4th, 2017 at Council Chambers, City Hall. Performances and a reception will follow the award ceremony.

Nominees must be Toronto residents, groups or programs. It is easy to submit a nomination with both online and mail-in options. More information, including past recipients, is available at The deadline for nominations is Thursday, August 31 at 4 p.m

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