What was initially intended to be a local Toronto school campaign targeting those who use slurs, violence or any other mechanism to marginalize LGBTQ individuals, has garnered worldwide attention and generated a groundswell of demand for a ground-breaking poster series created by Toronto Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) and made possible through a donation of $20,000 by BMO Financial Group.
Toronto PFLAG president Irene Miller delivered a strong and moving message at Toronto City Hall on May 16 as we proudly raised the Rainbow Flag to mark International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. Read or watch it here.
Deputy Mayor Norm Kelly has signed the Proclamation that will be read when Toronto PFLAG raises the Rainbow flag at City Hall on May 16th at 12:30 p.m.
Toronto Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) and Egale Canada Human Rights Trust (Egale) are pleased to support Facebook’s announcement of new gender options to help users better express their unique identities.
The PrideHouseTO Sochi Games Lounge provides opportunities for Toronto's LGBTQ communities and their allies to watch the XXII Winter Olympic Games, participate in sport activities, learn about the challenges of LGBTQ people in Russia and in sport and to celebrate our communities together.The success of the event requires approximately 150 volunteers.
Toronto PFLAG is disheartened by Toronto Mayor, Rob Ford’s recent admissions. Initial allegations have also included reports from the Toronto Star alleging video evidence which includes the Mayor calling Liberal Leader, Justin Trudeau a “fag”, a derogatory term Toronto PFLAG abhors and strongly condemns the use of.
Our friends at Rainbow High Vacations are rolling out the pink carpet for Toronto PFLAG families and friends!
Toronto PFLAG youth speaker Simon Popescu was invited to speak about his personal experience with bullying at a Canadian Safe School Network charity event in Toronto on Sept. 25, 2013. Here is the text of his very powerful and moving speech.
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, (Toronto PFLAG), will be held on Wednesday, September 18 at 7:00 p.m. at Kimbourne Park United Church, 200 Wolverleigh Blvd, Toronto, Ontario. Refreshments will be available from 6:45 p.m.