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September 4th 2015


March 2024

MEDIA ADVISORY: The 519 to march to Toronto City Hall for LGBTQ+ refugee rights on April  

November 2023

TDoR 2023: Statement from 2Spirit, trans, and non-binary youth / Déclaration des jeunes bispirituels, trans et non-binaires

September 2023

The 519 Board of Management Candidates 2023/24

July 2023

Notice of Annual General Meeting 2023

Call for Nominations – The 519 Annual General Meeting 2023

May 2023

[Media Advisory] The 519 Presents 'Enough is Enough!' a panel discussion addressing anti-2SLGBTQ+ hate

Pride 2023 at The 519: Upcoming Programs and Events

Green Space Festival 2023: Neighbourhood Information

[Media Advisory] Toronto’s queer and trans communities to protest against anti-2SLGBTQ+ hate on International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia (IDAHOBT)

March 2023

Trans Day of Visibility: How can we commit to being visible allies?

[Press Release] The 519 to Honour Esteemed Author John Irving with Ally Award

International Women's Day 2023: Women, Life, Freedom

February 2023

Re: Sentencing of Colin Harnack in murder of Julie Berman

December 2022

The Trial of Julie Berman

In Solidarity with Ontario's Drag Performers

November 2022

City of Toronto, The 519, and Homes First Society announce Toronto’s first dedicated shelter for 2SLGBTQ+ adults

In Solidarity; A Community Vigil Honouring Colorado Victims and Survivors 

In Solidarity with Club Q

Public Statement on Trans Day of Remembrance (TDoR) 2022

September 2022

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Status For All: Letter to PM Justin Trudeau and Minister of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Sean Fraser

The 519 Board of Management Candidates 2022/23

August 2022

Notice of The 519 Annual General Meeting 2022-23

[Press Release] 2SLGBTQ+ communities release Media Reference Guide as a tool for more inclusive journalism

June 2022

Call for Nominations – The 519 Annual General Meeting 2022-23

World Refugee Day: Support LGBTQ+ Refugees Every Day

Green Space Festival 2022: Neighbourhood Information

Green Space Festival announces 2022 lineup: a Pride-weekend party in support of 2SLGBTQ+ communities

Pride 2022 at The 519: Upcoming Programs and Events

Exclusive return engagement of k.d. lang for The Annual 519 Gala

Sold Out!

Salah Bachir and The 519 are delighted to announce that The Annual 519 Gala featuring the legendary k.d. lang is sold out! Proceeds from  An Exceptional Evening with k.d. lang will go in support of our year-round programs and services.

Thanks to the continuing leadership of our Honorary Patron Salah Bachir and the following sponsors for their support of our 2015 519 Annual Gala.

Presenting Sponsor

BMO Financial Group

Entertainment Sponsor

The Slaight Family Foundation


Cineplex Media                  


VIP Tables
Mantella Corporation, Rogers, Scotiabank

Table Purchasers
CIBC, Kate Alexander Daniels and David Daniels, DELTA Air Lines, Daniel Greenglass and Joe Brennan, Labatt, Nancy's Very Own Foundation, Manulife Financial, Andy and Valerie Pringle, TD Bank Group

Hotel Sponsor
Shangri-La Hotels

Airline Sponsor
DELTA Air Lines

For information, please contact:

John R. Farrell

Director of Development


k.d. lang’s website

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