About this Event
Join us for a celebration of the 2023 Mayworks Awards recipients at our annual Gala Awards Evening event! Get your tickets today for this occasion to come together with labour activists and artists and enjoy dinner, entertainment, a silent auction and more. Bring your friends, local members and family.
We are pleased to announce the 2023 award recipients:
Lorraine Endicott - Longtime Editor/Publisher of Our Times magazine
The Min Sook Lee Award for Outstanding Contribution to Labour Arts
Ruben “Beny” Esguerra - multi-instrumentalist/producer, spoken-word poet, arts educator and community worker
The Artist Award for Excellence in Contribution to the Labour Movement
Gabriel Allahdua - author of Harvesting Freedom: The Life of a Migrant Worker in Canada
The Activist Award for Excellence in Contribution to Labour Arts
Kairos Blanket Exercise Program
The Traditional Labour Arts Award
The Drag Queen Community and CUPE Toronto Public Library Workers - for Drag Queen Story Hour Performances
The Labour Creative Maverick Award
Justice 4 Workers
Migrant Rights Network - Ontario
The Labour Organization Award for Excellence in Contribution to Labour Arts
Tickets are $50 each and $20 for unemployed or underemployed.
A table of eight can be purchased for $400. There will be a cash bar. The Silent Auction will accept PayPal, cash or cheque.
To purchase tickets, please register for this event with your name, email and phone number. Then, send an e-transfer to [email protected] including a message with the names of attendees and the number of places you are purchasing. Alternatively, you may use PayPal:
For more information email [email protected] and we will respond ASAP.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
United Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, Canada