Affirming Leaders Day

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Affirming Leaders Day

Location: Knox United Church
Date: Saturday, November 4, 9am – 4:30pm MT

Affirming Leaders Day is an annual professional development event for leaders on emerging issues in 2SLGBTQIA+ and faith intersections.

This year’s guests include:

  • Rev. Yolanda Norton, the creator of Beyoncé Mass, a movement that’s reimagining worship and images of god through a womanist, anti-oppression lens
  • Brook Tate, artist and theatre maker
  • Sumit Munjal, Programming Manager, Calgary Pride
  • Victoria Bucholtz, university instructor, EDI consultant, performer
  • Shane Onyou, drag artist (King), activist
  • Naomi Davis, Literary Agent, activist


In person and livestream tickets available. Lunch included for in person attendees.

We want everyone to be able to join us, regardless of financial circumstances. If cost is a barrier to your attendance, please contact us at and we will make sure you are taken care of.

This event is sponsored in part by The City of Calgary Arts & Culture Microgrant program. We are also grateful to our partner hosts at Knox United Church.

A graphic featuring Rev. Yolanda Norton as keynote speaker for Affirming Leaders Day, Nov. 4, 2023

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