AMP2R Community Report

Reflections on AMP2R: Asian Men Pathways to Resiliency Community Launch Event

Written by Adrian She. On January 30th, 2015, Toronto’s Asian Community AIDS Services (ACAS), hosted its Asian MSM Pathway to Resiliency (AMP2R) community-based research report launch event at the Glad Day Bookstore, Canada’s first bookstore dedicated to the LGBTQ+ community. The space was a testament to resiliency itself, with its struggles with Canada Customs not unlike Vancouver’s Little Sisters Bookstore, in addition to the struggle to revitalize the bookstore despite declining revenues in recent years. And today, the space, which has continually recovered from adversity, augmented the stories of the racialized LGBTQ community members at the event, who have empowered themselves at the same time they have coped with difficult events in their lives. Continue Reading →


2015 Annual General Meeting

Our City of Colours would like to warmly invite you to our 2015 Annual General Meeting. At the meeting, we will be providing an update of the organization for the past year, voting on amending sections of our bylaws and constitution, and electing a new board. We also have a surprise reveal too! Continue Reading →


Special General Meeting

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a Special General Meeting on February 22, 2015 at 3:00pm @ Roundhouse Community Centre (Room B). This SGM will be solely focused on approving a restructuring proposal that the board approved and endorsed last month. Continue Reading →

O SNAP Event Poster

O SNAP! Our Stories Narrated as Poetry/Prose

Thursday September 25th, 2014. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Heartwood Community Cafe 317 E Broadway, Vancouver, British Columbia V5T 1W5 SIETAR BC and OCC proudly presents Our Stories Narrated as Poetry/Prose (O … Continue Reading →


30 Days of OCC

Our City of Colours Membership Drive! We’re signing up new members who are interested in our cause of positively increasing awareness for LGBTQ people in a variety of linguistic and … Continue Reading →

Dance Out Loud Dance Workshops

Contemporary Dance Workshops

*Next Workshop Thursday September 25th, 8:00pm – 9:00pm* Where: Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie St, Vancouver BC Our City of Colours is proud to be working with Kinesis Dance Company … Continue Reading →

Our City of Colours Pride 2014

2014 Vancouver Pride Parade!

We will be marching in the 2014 Vancouver Pride Parade to promote positive images of LGBTQ people from various linguistic and cultural communities. March with us and help show what … Continue Reading →

30 Days of OCC Launch Picnic

30 Days of OCC Launch Picnic

When: Saturday July 26th, 2014 at 3:00pm – 6:00pm Where:┬áDude Chilling Park (2390 Brunswick Street, Vancouver, BC) Our City of Colours invites you to join us for a Sunday Picnic … Continue Reading →