TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) is pleased to welcome three 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 commend the appointment of Balpreet Boparai Singh, Orlando Bowen and Anne-Marie Pham. Each brings a depth and breadth of experience to our work against discrimination and racism, through education, research and community outreach. Their skills, passion and talent will enhance the capacity and the reach of the Canadian Race Relations Foundation. We look forward to working with them and learning from them."
Biographical information of the new Board members may be found here.
About the Canadian Race Relations Foundation
The Canadian Race Relations Foundation (CRRF) is a Crown Corporation dedicated to working towards the elimination of racism and all forms of racial discrimination. Its mission is to advance Canadian identity in the pursuit of positive race relations, equity, fairness, social harmony and dignity for all Canadians. The CRRF does this by providing independent, outspoken national leadership, informing national policies and public conversation, and acting as a resource and facilitator.
SOURCE Canadian Race Relations Foundation
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