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Inspire Awards May 14th
May 14 @ 7:00 pm
Dorothy’s Place at Birchcliff Bluffs United Church are proud to be an Honouree for the 10th Anniversary INSPIRE Awards
May 14th @ 7 PM. The event will be live-streamed on Rogers Community TV. You can also watch it live on Facebook, invite your friends to the event, and of course share the event page link with your friends on social media: www.facebook.com/events/5205402822863613
You can see Dorothy’s Place bio on the “INSPIRE Awards 2020/2021 Recipients & Nominees” page: https://inspireawards.ca/2020-nominees-and-recipients/
k.d. lang is the recipient of INSPIRE Awards highest honour, the International Icon of the Year Award: “I am honoured and humbled to be a recipient of the International Icon Award. Life is a journey to finding your true authentic self. All we need to do is embrace and have confidence in who we are.” — k.d. lang
With opening remarks by The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Diversity, Inclusion and Youth, and by City of Toronto Councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam, the 10th Anniversary Ceremony will be co-hosted by the award-winning comedian Martha Chaves, and actor/comedian Gavin Crawford of This Hour Has 22 Minutes fame.
Featuring performances by the legendary Carole Pope, rockstar and humanitarian Bif Naked, the fierce pop harmonies of MANifesto, Scarlett BoBo from Canada’s Drag Race, the powerhouse vocals and pop beats of rIVerse, the Grammy Award Nominated Southern Gothic stylings of Amythyst Kiah, the Cape Breton grass-roots country stylings of Drake Jensen, and the energetic roots/folk piano of Jeffery Straker.