Toronto, ON June 8, 2015 – The Catholic Civil Rights League (CCRL) is pleased to announce that its annual Spring Dinner will take place in Toronto on June 18 at 6:30 pm at Ristorante Boccaccio in the Columbus Centre at 901 Lawrence Avenue West at Dufferin Street. Tickets are $100 each and an RSVP is required by calling (416) 466-8244 or 1-844-722-CCRL or by emailing

The evening will include a talk by Charles Lewis, anti-euthanasia activist and former religion reporter at the National Post.

The 2015 Archbishop Adam Exner Award for Catholic Excellence in Public Life will be presented to Dr. Donald DeMarco.

For Spring Dinner tickets, please email or call 416-466-8244 or 1-844-722-CCRL




About the CCRL

Catholic Civil Rights League (CCRL) ( assists in creating conditions within which Catholic teachings can be better understood, cooperates with other organizations in defending civil rights in Canada, and opposes defamation and discrimination against Catholics on the basis of their beliefs. The CCRL was founded in 1985 as an independent lay organization with a large nationwide membership base. The CCRL is a Canadian non-profit organization entirely supported by the generosity of its members.

For further information:

Christian Domenic Elia, PhD
CCRL Executive Director