Vivek Shraya. author of She of the Mountains
and God Loves Hair
, has won the $10,000 Steinert & Fernando Gumercindo Ferreiro Award from Toronto's Community One Foundation, for LGBTQ leadership.
Community One Foundation is an LGBTTIQQ2S foundation which provides grants to organizations for projects that enhance the development of the LGBTTIQQ2S communities in the Greater Toronto Area.
Launched through a bequest from the Estates of Jonathan R. Steinert and Fernando Gumercindo Ferreiro in 2005, the award is Canada's premiere recognition of leadership in the LGBTQ community.
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