Faisal Hassan MPP, York South–Weston

Government of Ontario

Proclaim Somali Heritage Week

The Somali community of Ontario is a vital part of our province’s past, present, and future. Somali Heritage Week would provide an opportunity to educate more Ontarians on the significant contributions that Somali Canadians have made and continue to make across Ontario.

TO THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO:

WHEREAS the Somali community of Ontario is a vital part of our province’s past, present and future;

WHEREAS recognizing Somali Heritage Week would provide an opportunity to celebrate and showcase the unique and thriving culture and history of the Somali regions in the Horn of Africa, and the immense social, economic, cultural, and political contributions of Somali Canadians;

WHEREAS Somali Heritage Week would also provide an opportunity to educate more Ontarians on the significant contributions that Somali Canadians have made and continue to make across Ontario;

THEREFORE WE, we the undersigned petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to recognize June 25 to July 1 as Somali Heritage Week in the Province of Ontario.

Add your name demand Ontario recognize June 25 to July 1 as Somali Heritage Week.

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