From Metropolitan United: Ernie Forsyth, The Rev. Dr. John Joseph Mastandrea (Staff), The Rev. Peter McNaughton, Jay Wagner.

From the wider United Church: Glen Rhodes United: Bob Martin, Malcolm Spencer; Trinity St. Paul’s United: Don Middleton; East Minster United: Pam Cameron; Palgrave United: Greg Daly; Toronto Conference: Susie Henderson


To represent and promote the United Church presence at the annual Toronto Pride Day Parade by creating a United Church Float. This pride float is a symbol of welcome for all.

2017 Review

Over one million spectators gathered to watch the Toronto Pride Day Parade. The Affirming Life group created a float using a double-decker bus with the theme “Radical Love — Forward Together” with twelve United Church congregations participating.

Plans for 2018

Participation in the 2018 Toronto Pride Parade with the theme "Radical Love — Forward Together — Out for Life, Out for Love, Out for God.”