A look at where we’ve been and where we are now.
Join us for an exciting panel discussion and Q&A featuring local voices sharing their experiences organizing and participating in Pride events and reflecting on the impact on LGBTQ+ individuals.
Thursday, June 10th, 9:00am – 12:00pm
This event will also be livestreamed on our YouTube Channel
Brantford Pride: Challenges and the importance of early community organizing
When Pride was Illegal, participating in Pride before the decriminalization of homosexuality
Queer history in Brantford, and current challenges in Pride organizing
Participation in early Pride activities and the impact of these experiences on LGBTQ+ individuals
The impact of COVID-19 on LGBTQ+ communities
The ongoing impact of Haldimand/Nofolk Pride, and challenges organizing during COVID-19
The impact of COVID-19 on Hamilton Pride
Health challenges currently facing the LGBTQ+ community, especially in the context of COVID-19