Who is ACAPO and what do we do?
- Assist in facilitating the integration of all individuals of Portuguese origin into Canadian Society in the province of Ontario
- Promote and encourage cultural and historical heritage within the context of Canada’s Multicultural policy
- Promote and encourage interaction between the Portuguese community and other ethno-specific communities
- Analyze problems that affect the Luso-Canadian community and propose possible solutions to individuals or organizations able to address the issues at hand
- Represent and defend the interests of the Luso-Canadian community with official representatives of the Canadian or Portuguese governments
- Promote and encourage interaction and communication between generations of Portuguese-Canadians
- Promote communication and mutual cooperation between Portuguese organizations and Portuguese-speaking organizations
- Support member organizations in organizing activities for their next fiscal year
- Establish and maintain collaboration with other organizations with similar goals and objectives
- Participate actively with organizations whose work ls to better the Portuguese community or Portuguese-speaking community
Portugal Week 2017 Sponsors
Canadian Council Of Construction Workers
Canadian Construction Workers' Union
Thank you to our our wonderful sponsors. Please click here to view the Portugal Week 2016 sponsors.