Advancing Inclusive Leadership in Hamilton: Panel Discussion

Join us on November 1st for a breakfast and panel discussion on advancing inclusive leadership in Hamilton. The panel will be moderated by Dr. Marie Bountrogianni, Dean, The Raymond G. Chang School of Continuing Education. Panelists include: Councillor Matthew Green, City of Hamilton, Colina Maxwell, Executive Director, Centre3 for Print and Media Arts and Sarah Jama, Outreach Coordinator, HCCI. When: […]

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Agencies: Application for the Multicultural Wellness Fair is Open

REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. Multicultural Wellness Fair 2017 Exhibitor Registration Form The registration fee for agencies to book an information booth at the fair is $30.00. The money received from this is used to provide presenters and performers with a small honorarium for their contribution. After you fill out and submit this application form, we will […]

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Job posting: Anti-Racism Officer

The newly-created position of Anti-Racism Officer will establish, coordinate, maintain and manage the daily operations of a comprehensive city-wide Anti-Racism Resource Centre for members of Hamilton’s racialized communities who are experiencing/have experienced incidents of racism and/or race-based discrimination in the City of Hamilton. The Anti-Racism Resource Centre is a partnership with McMaster University’s Equity and […]

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5th Annual Multicultural Wellness Fair 2017

The Multicultural Wellness Fair is a multi-agency initiative that aims to reach out to culturally diverse populations in Hamilton to provide education about mental health and free community resources. The idea for the multicultural wellness fair was born out of the Facilitating Mental Health and Addictions Action and Inclusion Project in 2012. This outreach project […]

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Join us for #HamiltonForAll Pre-launch Kick-off at the Canadian Multicultural Exchange Station

When:     July 1, 2017 Where:    Bayfront Park. Pier 4 Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion (HCCI) and Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council (HIPC) have partnered with Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI) to launch #HamiltonForAll, a public awareness campaign that celebrates diversity and promotes Hamilton’s vision to be a Hamilton For All. Join us for a #HamiltonForAll pre-launch kick-off on Canada […]

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Hamilton Community Foundation Supports #HamiltonForAll Campaign with Canada 150 grant

Hamilton Centre for Civic Inclusion (HCCI) and Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council (HIPC) have partnered with Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants (OCASI) to launch #HamiltonForAll, a public awareness campaign that celebrates diversity and promotes Hamilton’s vision to be a Hamilton For All. #HamiltoForAll aims at opening minds and encouraging Hamiltonians to stand up against prejudice, exclusion and discrimination based on ethnicity, race, […]

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Hamilton ranks second highest for hate crimes in Canada — again

Hamilton Spectator By Nicole O’Reilly Hamilton has the second-highest rate of police-reported hate crimes, only falling behind Thunder Bay, according to a national Statistics Canada Report. This ranking, based on 2015 statistics, is not new. Hamilton regularly ranks in that second place spot, in part because of increased reporting here, police say. Hamilton saw 55 […]

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Diversity and Inclusion in Leadership- What is really happening in Canadian Cities?

New research on the state of diversity and inclusion in leadership in Canadian cities reveals a consistent gap between the make-up of Canada’s boardrooms and our diverse population. Join us on Monday, June 19th as we bring together researchers in Vancouver, Toronto, London, Hamilton, and Ottawa to examine recent findings on the diversity of governance boards […]

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Ontario Passes Anti-Racism Legislation

Ontario passed legislation today that positions the province as a leader in fighting systemic racism and advancing racial equity for all. The Anti-Racism Act, 2017 strengthens the government’s commitment to identify and combat systemic racism in policies, programs and services and build a fair society where everyone is provided equal opportunity. The legislation: Establishes the […]

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Sponsorship Opportunity: Multicultural Wellness Fair 2017

The annual Multicultural Wellness Fair (MWF) is a multi-agency partnering initiative that aims to reach out to culturally diverse populations in Hamilton with information and resources about mental health and wellness services. The MWF is usually held during mental health week in May. This year, marking its 5th anniversary, it will be held on October […]

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