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On September 10th, Artists for Peace and Justice presented by BOVET 1822 will host their annual Festival Gala at the Art Gallery of Ontario. The gala celebrates and awards leading cultural icons for their lifetime of service while raising vital funds for APJ’s ongoing community development work in Haiti. Select Individual Tickets and Sponsorships are still available.
Co-chaired by Natasha Koifman and Suzanne Boyd, the event will be co-hosted by an influential team including APJ Founder Paul Haggis, alongside Ben Stiller, Cuba Gooding Jr., Javier Bardem, Morgan Spurlock, Shantelle and Yannick Bisson, George Stromboulopoulos and more.
This year’s Peace and Justice Activism Award recipient will be Jackson Browne, celebrating his lifetime of activism and commitment to peace and social justice both in Haiti and around the world. Previous recipients include Sean Penn and Susan Sarandon. In its inaugural year, APJ will also now present the APJ Canadian Changemaker Award presented by Birks to recipient Gary Slaight, honouring his work as a leading Canadian philanthropist committed to integrity and impact.