National Capital Region (Ottawa) “Though Many We Are One” Catholic Student Discussion

Though many we are one’ is an initiative by LGBTQ Catholic students in Ottawa who want to address homophobic and transphobic bullying in their community.

The initiative invites LGBTQ & straight allied students, recent graduates, families and staff of Catholic schools in the area to participate in a day of information sharing and discussion. Ideas will be compiled and shared with the board in hopes to guide future initiatives and directions. 

Please help by sharing this event with friends and family who may be interested. Free snacks and lunch will be provided. 

Because of the nature of this event we ask that participants RSVP at: 

This project is powered by & the Day of Pink (April 9). 



Tentative Schedule:

10am-First Nation Welcome from Willy Bruce

10:15-Welcome from Mayor Jim Watson

10:30-Blessing and prayer Rev. Jenni Leslie (Kitchissipi United Church)

11-TED Talks 
–Yasir Naqvi (Ontario MPP & Minister) will speak on GSA legislation
–Hannah Watt (Capital Pride) will speak on LGBTQ youth initiatives
–Hannah Collins (Catholic Algonquin student) will speak on faith

12-Lunch & Community Fair

1-Group discussion and information sharing planning