This year marks our 41st anniversary and we will be honouring the occasion with a fundraising gala on Friday November 9th, 2018.
The Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture (CCVT) is a non-profit organization that supports and aids survivors of torture to overcome the lasting effects of torture and war. CCVT offers several programs including settlement and mental health services, children and youth programs, and language and skills training programs.
This year marks our 41st anniversary and we will be honouring the occasion with a fundraising gala on Friday November 9th, 2018 at the Old Mill Inn in Toronto. The event’s Master of Ceremonies will be Adrienne Arsenault, who co-hosts CBC’s The National. Keynote speaker is MP Arif Virani. Live auction by Olivia Chow, as well as a silent auction with such items as an acoustic guitar signed by Bob Dylan and Beatles record album signed by Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr! Live performance by Jazz musician, Donné Roberts and DJ Carlos will finish off the night with music sure to get everyone up and dancing.
Cocktails at 6:30pm, followed by Dinner and Reception at 8:00pm.