Funded by: East Mississauga Community Health Centre & The Community Foundation of Mississauga
In Collaboration with: Peel HIV/AIDS Network and a team of community volunteers
Project and focus: Organizing and implementing the 2015 Pride Week in Peel
Project Description: Working with a dedicated team of volunteers, SSCG facilitated the community-driven process of planning and implementing the Pride Week in Peel Festival as well as coordinating independent Pride events throughout the Peel Region. The festival included community outreach booths, musical performers, children’s activities, an Aboriginal opening ceremony, and a visit by Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie.
Team: Mallory Harrigan, Elin Moorlag and Felix Munger