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Mississauga to Host 2nd Annual Abilities Awards

Nov 13, 2014

The second annual Abilities Awards are being held in Mississauga on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. The event is a community-inspired celebration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The Awards celebrate the achievements of persons with disabilities and their contributions to the community. The Awards will also highlight community partners who are dedicated to providing quality accessible services in our community.

The evening will feature live music, exhibitors and raffles. Light refreshments will be available for cash purchase. Admission is free.

What:  2nd Annual Abilities Awards 

 Wednesday December 3, 2014
6 p.m. - Reception
7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. - Awards & Entertainment

Mississauga Convention Centre
75 Derry Rd W, Mississauga, ON L5W 1G3 

Hosted by:  Jahmeelah Gamble from A Voice for All on Rogers TV
Performances by:
  Justin Hines, Singer/songwriter
  Michael Ciufo, Singer/songwriter
  Ron Baumber, Singer/songwriter
  Ontario Heartland Chorus

Both individuals and organizations can be nominated in one of the following categories: citizenship, advocacy, arts, lifestyle, media, caregiver and service provider. Nominations have been extended to Monday, November 17, 2014.

For more information about the Abilities Awards visit or contact

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Media Contact:                                                        
Ann Lehman-Allison
Senior Advisor, Corporate Communications
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200 ext. 3940 / TTY#905-896-5151