Everyone Welcome in City of MarkhamDiversity is a priority at Markham. Our programs and services meet the diverse needs of our residents. We also promote inclusion in the workplace and in the community. And, we want people with diverse backgrounds to work here! That’s why we’ve put together a Diversity Action Plan (PDF).

We also help job applicants with disabilities during recruitment, selection and assessment. If you need help during the recruitment process, please contact our Human Resources department via Contact Centre at 905.475.4700 or hrinfo@markham.ca.

We host many cultural events in Markham. These include:

  • Actifest
  • Black History Month Awards
  • Canada Day Celebration
  • Channukah Menorah lighting Celebration
  • Chinese New Year Celebration
  • Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration
  • Junior Achievement’s Diversity Day
  • Many Faces of Markham
  • Markham Fair
  • Markham Festival
  • Milliken Children’s Festival
  • South Asian Heritage Month
  • Taste of Asia
  • Pride Week Flag Raising
  • Thornhill Festival
  • Unionville Festival
  • Yom HaShoah

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