Please join us on October 23 for an intimate evening with best-selling author Lawrence Hill in support of Crossroads International’s work to alleviate poverty and advance the rights of women and girls.
Catering by MasterChef Canada finalist Ali Jadavji.
This is an exclusive event and space is limited so please Register below!
Lawrence Hill is the award winning author of The Illegal and The Book of Negroes, a Member of the Order of Canada, he is an honorary patron with Crossroads International and has volunteered overseas with Crossroads in Niger, Mali, Cameroon and eSwatini.
On October 23 Lawrence will share how his volunteer experience has influenced his writing, and why there has never been a greater need for Canadians to act as global citizens in a world where the rights of women and girls are increasingly under threat and forced migration threatens the lives of millions.
Crossroads International is a leader in international cooperation and has been fighting inequality for 60 years. Crossroads works in some of the world’s poorest nations in the world with local partner organizations to create decent jobs and to empower women to become leaders and live free from violence. Every year, we engage experienced volunteers and staff North and South who apply their expertise locally to address global issues. Together we are leveraging knowledge, expertise, and dollars to create a more just and equitable world.