Ontario150 Program supports Engaging Rural LGBT2Q Communities
Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Pride London Festival has grown significantly over the past number of years and has become a premiere festival in the City of London. More than 35 events have been planned for this year, taking place for 11 days from July 20th – 30th, 2017.
This year, thanks to a generous grant from Ontario150 program, Pride London Festival is proud to offer free busing services for various events to/from Dorchester, Ingersoll, St. Thomas, Strathroy, West Lorne & Woodstock.
In collaboration with Central Community Health Centre, Next Wave Youth Centre, Oxford County Pride, St. Thomas-Elgin Rainbow Alliance & West Elgin Community Health Centre.
Don’t miss Pride London Festival 2017: Southwestern Ontario’s Most Colourful Festival!
For more information and to reserve your spot, visit: www.pridelondon.ca/buses
For more information about Ontario150, visit: www.ontario.ca/ontario150
For media inquiries, please contact:
Andrew Rosser - President, Pride London Festival - firstname.lastname@example.org
ONTARIO150 COMMUNITY CELEBRATION PROGRAM
The Community Celebration Program is a one-time, application-based program to support communities and community organizations across the province in commemorating and celebrating Ontario’s 150th anniversary in 2017. The objective is to facilitate the creation and delivery of impactful, participatory and inclusive initiatives that celebrate and commemorate Canada and Ontario’s 150th anniversary. This will be achieved by providing funding to communities and organizations across Ontario.
PRIDE LONDON FESTIVAL (July 20th – 30th, 2017)
Pride London Festival is a volunteer non-profit organization that works to organize an annual opportunity to bring together the LGBT+ communities and our allies, through events and activities, which promote unity, inclusion and awareness of sexual and gender diversity. The festival takes place each July and features a variety of events over 11 days, including an art show, comedy night, 3-day outdoor festival, awards night & annual London Pride Parade.