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Pride 2020/Fierte 2020

By Khaled / August 13, 2020

MAX’s Staff and volunteers share what Pride 2020 means to them! Le personnel et les bénévoles de MAX partagent ce que la Fierté 2020 signifie pour eux !  Mat Adams shared… Pride 2020 has been an opportunity to reflect on how we are able to connect even though we are apart. We developed fun and…

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By Khaled / September 6, 2019

Reflecting on MAX Ottawa’s 2019 Pride Experience MAX’s pride theme this year was: Be You! BE UNIQ! Selected by our volunteers, the goal was to encourage folks to express their own uniqueness, talents, and flair! After all, it’s those things that make being a part of the 2SLGBTQ+ community so much fun. UNIQ! was also…

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Letter to the Editor

By Khaled / August 20, 2019

Re: My Coming Out Story – 40 Years in the Making, Ottawa Citizen editorial, Mayor Jim WatsonAugust 17, 2019 Dear Editor, We read with interest and recognition Mayor Watson’s moving testimony on his personal journey a gay man. Coming out as a guy who is into guys, even today with all ‎the legal recognition and social advances,…

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Sex Now Ottawa-Gatineau

By Khaled / June 20, 2018

Sex Now Ottawa-Gatineau “One prick can change the ban!” SexNow Outreach and Recruitment Schedule SexNow is the largest survey for guys into guys in Canada. The anonymous information collected helps better understand the health & wellness of guys into guys in our various communities. Who can participate in the Sex Now Survey? The study is…

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Pride Parade

By Khaled / September 5, 2017

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Ontario’s first GBT2Q men’s health organization is connecting guys into guys this Capital Pride

By Khaled / August 11, 2017

MAX Ottawa kicks-off their programming with a panel about GBT2Q guys of colour on Tuesday August 15th .   Ottawa, August 10th, 2017 – MAX Ottawa, Ontario’s first stand-alone GBT2Q organization, is “getting guys into guys connected” this Pride season with a number of current and engaging community activities. The kick-off will take place next…

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