GOG Advocacy

Updated Dates for Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations

Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations **Please disregard this reminder if you have already submitted an application** The deadline for the Reopening Fund for Heritage Organizations under the Museums Assistance Program (MAP) has now been extended until NOVEMBER 29! This funding will help heritage…

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Ontario Capacity Limits in Select Settings

Ontario Cautiously Lifting Capacity Limits in Select Settings In keeping with the government’s cautious approach, effective Saturday, October 9, 2021, at 12:01 a.m., capacity limits will be lifted to allow 100 percent capacity in the following settings: Concert venues, theatres…

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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

GOG Statement on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation September 30th is the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This day serves as a commemoration and recognition of the tragic history of residential schools in Canada and honours the Indigenous…

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Call to Action: #SupportVisualArtsON

Art galleries and museums in Ontario have spent almost all of 2021 with their doors closed to the public. During this time, they have worked diligently to develop and detail customized COVID-19 protocols. From our membership survey, over 85% of…

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215 Indigenous children – Statement and Actions

Content warning: The following statement references Canada’s residential school system  A National Indian Residential School Crisis Line has been set up to provide support for former students and those affected.  The emotional and crisis referral services can be accessed by…

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