Toronto International Women's Day Rally and March to take place on March 11

TORONTO, March 8, 2017 /CNW/ - Saturday March 11 will mark Toronto's annual International Women's Day rally and march.

The theme is "Stop the Hate, Unite the Fight". Speakers will address the need to build respect at work, to stop violence against women and to unite against all forms of bigotry including Islamophobia and anti-Black racism. 

Organized by a coalition of community groups, students and labour and sponsored by Women Working with Immigrant Women, the event brings together thousands of women and men to march for equality and justice.


Saturday, March 11, 2017



11:00 a.m.


Medical Sciences Building,

1 Kings College Circle (Queen's Park Subway Station)



1:00 p.m.


 March goes up Queen's Park Crescent to Bloor,

East on Bloor to Yonge Street, south on Yonge to Gould Street

Community Fair


 2:00 p.m.


Ryerson Student Learning Centre, 341 Yonge Street


SOURCE International Women's Day Toronto (IWD Toronto)

For further information: Andrea Calver, 416-434-8031; Jenny Ahn, 416-271-3489

Organization Profile

International Women's Day Toronto (IWD Toronto)

More on this organization

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890