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Ontario to Honour Young Human Rights Advocates

Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration

The Lincoln M. Alexander Award will be presented to three young Ontarians for exemplary leadership in fighting racial discrimination.

The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario will present the awards, joined by Michael Chan, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration. Erica Alexander, Lincoln M. Alexander's granddaughter and other members of the Alexander family will attend the ceremony as special guests.

Date:        Friday, December 14, 2012
Time:        10:30 a.m.
Location:  Lieutenant Governor's Suite
                Music Room, 2nd Floor
                Ontario Legislative Building (West Entrance)

The Lincoln M. Alexander Award ceremony will be streamed live at http://new.livestream.com/OntCitImm/events/1721096.

Media ID will be required. Filming and photos can be taken during the ceremony.

Additional Resources

Media Contacts

  • Ishbel Halliday

    Office of the Lieutenant Governor


  • Indira Naidoo-Harris

    Minister’s Office


  • Elizabeth Meneses Del Castillo





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