Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Canadian Multiculturalism Day: A Celebration of Our Diversity! - CANADA

Originally published: May 25, 2017
Publisher: Newswire.ca

In this momentous Canada 150 year, the Government of Canada is proud to support Canadian Multiculturalism Day celebrations taking place in Montréal, Vancouver and Toronto on June 27. These lively festivities are part of Celebrate Canada days 2017.

The Government of Canada provided Les FrancoFolies de Montréal with funding of $400,000 to organize activities for Canadian Multiculturalism Day. Financial support of $230,000 was granted to Harbourfront Centre for the celebrations in Toronto. Finally, $200,000 was awarded to the Canada Place Corporation for Multiculturalism Day in Vancouver.

The funding provided to these three organizations for Canadian Multiculturalism Day comes from Canadian Heritage's Canada 150 Fund.