And the winners are…

 

Yaphet Robinson

 

About the Yaphet Robinson Award

This is awarded annually to a young person who has shown extra-ordinary commitment to human rights and the dignity of all persons in the  London, Ontario community.

For more information, email [email protected]

 

About Yaphet Robinson (1979—2000)

Yaphet Raphael Robinson was struck by a car on May  22nd 2000 and slipped into a coma until his untimely passing on June 3 2000.

The circumstances surrounding his death caused some racial tension in London, Ontario. To this end, Marike Hildreth a friend of the CBWCL initiated a special award in 2001 in memory of Yaphet as well as honour people who show commitment to upholding human rights within the city of London, Ontario.

 

Aden Hamza – 2015 winner of the Yaphet Robinson memorial award

 

About Aden Hamza

Aden is a highly intelligent, compassionate, community conscious individual who, is committed to being an agent of change for human rights.

Meeting Dates

Meeting Dates for 2012/2013

Place: London Police Services Building
601 Dundas Street
London, Ontario N6B 1X1

 

September
29th
October
27th
November
24th

2013 Meeting Dates

January
26th
February
23rd
March
30th
April
27th
May
25th
June
29th
July
Holidays
August
Holidays
September
28th
October
26th
November
23rd

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