April 12, 2018,TORONTO – The Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) is pleased to welcome two new members to its Board.
Following the announcement of the appointments made by the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, Albert Lo, chairperson of the CRRF Board, made the following statement:
“We welcome the appointment of Cheryl May and Moses Gashirabake to CRRF’s Board of Directors. They bring with them unique skills and expertise that should benefit the Foundation’s mission. Their qualifications and experiences are impressive, and we look forward to working with them toward achieving CRRF’s mandate.”
Biographical information of the new Board members may be found here.
About the Canadian Race Relations Foundation
The purpose of the Canadian Race Relations Foundation is to facilitate throughout Canada the development, sharing and application of knowledge and expertise in order to contribute to the elimination of racism and all forms of racial discrimination in Canadian society. The work of the Foundation is premised on the desire to create and nurture an inclusive society based on equity, social harmony, mutual respect and human dignity. Its underlying principle in addressing racism and racial discrimination emphasizes positive race relations and the promotion of shared Canadian values of human rights and democratic institutions.
For more information
Rubin Friedman, Spokesperson - (647) 403-8526