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List of all Approved Flag raising and Proclamations.  Requests will be added to the list once they have been approved.

2021
Type of Request Organization Date of Event Event Name Date of Decision
Proclamation Canadian Women's Heart Health Alliance February 13, 2021 Wear Red Day January 22, 2021
Flag Raising and Proclamation Bangladeshi Community Association of SK February 21 to 27, 2021 International Mother Language Day January 28, 2021
Proclamation End FGM Canada Network February 6, 2021 International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation January 29, 2021
Proclamation SOS Tree Coalition May 28 to June 6, 2021 Arbor Week February 8, 2021
Proclamation Lymphedema Association of Saskatchewan March 2021 Worldwide Lymphedema Awareness Day February 8, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Saskatchewan Construction Association April 19 to 23, 2021 Saskatchewan Construction Week February 8, 2021
Flag Raising La Fédération des Francophones de Saskatoon March 1 to 7, 2021 Fransaskois Flag February 8, 2021
Flag Raising Saskatoon Hellenic Orthodox Community March 14 to 30, 2021 Greece's Bicentennial Indpendence Anniversary February 10, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Advisory Committee March 2021, and March 1 to 7, 2021 Cultural, Diversity and Race Relations Month February 11, 2021
Proclamation Ian Potts Foundation November 1, 2021 CRPS Awareness Month March 4, 2021
Proclamation The Love Foundation May 1, 2021 Global Love Day March 4, 2021
Proclamation Consulate General of Greece in Vancouver March 22, to 31, 2021 200 Year Anniversary of Greek Independence March 4, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Pakistan Canada Cultural Association March 23, 2021 Pakistan Day/Pakistan Resolution Day March 9, 2021
Flag Raising Epilepsy Saskatoon March 26 to April 1, 2021 Purple Day - Epilepsy Awareness March 10, 2021
Proclamation Autism Services of Saskatoon Inc. April 1, 2021 Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month March 10, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Ravinder Singh Lubana April 1, 2021 Sikh Heritage Month March 16, 2021
Proclamation Save Your Skin Foundation May 1, 2021 Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month March 19, 2021
Proclamation Saskatoon Hellenic Orthodox Community March 25, 2021 Greece's Bicentennial Independence Anniversary March 22, 2021
Proclamation Walk for Values April 24, 2021 Human Values Day April 8, 2021
Proclamation Fred Sasakamoose Statue Committee May 18, 2021 Fred Sasakamoose Day April 22, 2021
Proclamation Falun Dafa Association of Canada May 13, 2021 Falun Dafa Day April 22, 2021
Proclamation Saskatchewan Association of Naturopathic Doctors May 16 to 22, 2021 Naturopathic Medicine Week April 22, 2021
Proclamation Canadian Society of Safety Engineering May 2 to 8, 2021 Safety and Health Week April 28, 2021
Proclamation Emergency Management Organization May 2 to 8, 2021 Emergency Preparedness Week April 28, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Filipino-Canadian Association of Saskatchewan Inc.

June 2021

Flag raising - June 7 to 14, 2021

Filipino-Canadian Month April 29, 2021
Proclamation Medavie Health May 23 to 29, 2021 Paramedic Services Week April 29, 2021
Proclamation  Tourism Saskatoon May 23 to 30, 2021 Tourism Week April 29, 2021
Proclamation Lifesaving Society July 18 to 24, 2021 National Drowning Prevention Week May 10, 2021
Proclamation Saskatchewan Public Works Association May 16 to 22, 2021 National Public Works Week May 10, 2021
Proclamation Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action Plan June 13 to 19, 2021 Native Prairie Appreciation Week May 11, 2021
Proclamation Arthritis Society September 1, 2021 Arthritis Awareness Week May 17, 2021
Proclamation City of Saskatoon - Water and Waste Operations Department and Sustainability Department June 14 to 19, 2021 Waste and Recycling Workers Week May 18, 2021
Proclamation Parachute Canada June 5, 2021 National Injury Prevention May 18, 2021
Flag Raising Saskatoon Diversity Network - Saskatoon Pride June 14 to 20, 2021 Pride Week May 19, 2021
Proclamation Operation SMILE Canada June 20, 2021 Longest Day of SMILES May 26, 2021
Proclamation Saskatoon Fire Department September 12, 2021 Firefighters' National Memorial Day May 31, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Scleroderma Association of SK

June 2021 - Proclamation

June 23 to 29, 2021 - Flag Raising

Scleroderma Awareness Month June 10, 2021
Proclamation Raj Manek Foundation August 16 to 20, 2021 Raj Manek Week June 10, 2021
Flag Raising Raj Manek Foundation August 16 to 20, 2021 Raj Manek Week June 15, 2021
Proclamation International Wrongful Conviction Day Committee October 2, 2021 International Wrongful Conviction Day June 16, 2021
Proclamation PKD Foundation of Canada

September 4, 2021  - Proclamation

September 3, 2021 - Flag Raising

National Polycystic Kidney Disease Awareness Day June 16, 2021
Proclamation Amnesty International Group 33 Saskatoon and Saskatoon Refugee Coalition June 20, 2021 World Refugee Day June 17, 2021
Proclamation Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan Jul 31, 2021 Food Day Canada July 5, 2021
Proclamation Dyslexia Canada October 1, 2021 Dyslexia Awareness Month July 20, 2021
Proclamation Canadian Institute of Forestry September 19 to 25, 2021 National Forest Week July 21, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Inc. September 20 to 27, 2021 Maple Leaf Day July 22, 2021
Proclamation City of Saskatoon - Water and Waste Operations Department September 13 to 19, 2021 Water Week July 28, 2021
Proclamation Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation September 2021 Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month July 30, 2021
Proclamation and Flag Raising Pakistan Canada Cultural Association August 14 to 20, 2021 Pakistan Independence Day August 10, 2021
Flag Raising Childhood Cancer Canada September 10 to 17, 2021 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month August 10, 2021
Flag Raising India Canada Cultural Association August 15 to 16, 2021 India 75th Independence Day August 10, 2021
Proclamation Ag-West Bio Inc. September 27 to October 3, 2021 Global Biotech Week August 25, 2021
Proclamation Office of the Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner September 27 to October 1, 2021 Right to Know Week August 25, 2021
Proclamation City of Saskatoon September 30, 2021 National Day of Truth and Reconciliation August 25, 2021
         

2020
Type of Request Organization Date of Event Event Name Date of Decision
Proclamation and Flag Raising Saskatchewan Health Authority December 1-5, 2020 Aboriginal HIV/AIDS Awareness Week November 5, 2020
Proclamation Saskatchewan Health Authority December 1, 2020 World AIDS Day November 5, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Royal Canadian Legion November 8-14, 2020 Veterans' Week October 21, 2020
Proclamation Family Service Saskatoon Inc. November 22-28, 2020 Victims and Survivors of Crime Week October 13, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising United Way of Saskatoon and Area November 2020 United Way Month October 7, 2020
Flag Raising HMCS Unicorn - Royal Canadian Navy October 19 - 23, 2020 Battle of Atlantic October 1, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Republic of Turkey - Honorary Consulate, Saskatchewan October 29, 2020 Republic of Turkey Day September 30, 2020
Flag Raising Reconciliation Saskatoon September 30, 2020 Orange Shirt Day September 29, 2020
Proclamation Rotary Clubs of Saskatoon October 24, 2020 World Polio Day September 29, 2020
Proclamation Saskatoon Branch, Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism November 7, 2020 50th Anniversary of Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism September 22, 2020
Proclamation Adoption Support Centre of Saskatchewan November 2020 Adoption Awareness Month September 16, 2020
Proclamation Canadian Society of Respiratory Therapists October 25 - 31, 2020 Respiratory Therapy Week September 11, 2020
Proclamation Autism Services of Saskatoon October 2020 Autism Awareness and Acceptance Month September 10, 2020
Flag Raising The Terry Fox Foundation September 15 - 21, 2020 Terry Fox Run (40th Anniversary) September 10, 2020
Proclamation Saskatoon Fire Department September 13, 2020 Firefighters' National Memorial Day August 27, 2020
Proclamation Ag-West Bio Inc. September 28 - October 4, 2020 Global Biotech Week August 20, 2020
Proclamation Association of Fundraising Professionals, Saskatoon Chapter November 15, 2020 National Philanthropy Day August 13, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Pakistan Canada Cultural Association August 14, 2020 Pakistan Independence Day August 11, 2020
Proclamation Learning Disabilities of Saskatchewan October, 2020 Learning Disabilities Awareness Month August 11, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising PKD Foundation of Canada September 4, 2020 National Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Awareness Day July 23, 2020
Proclamation Canadian Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation September 2020 Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month July 2, 2020
Proclamation Scleroderma Association of Saskatchewan June 2020 Scleroderma Awareness Month June 19, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Saskatoon Diversity Network June 17 to 23, 2020 Pride Week June 17, 2020
Proclamation Institute for Research of Genocide Canada July 10 to 17, 2020 25th Anniversary of the Genocide in Srebrenica June 4, 2020
Proclamation Medavie Health Services West May 25 to 29, 2020 Paramedic Services Week May 22, 2020
Proclamation Filipino-Canadian Association of Saskatoon Inc June 2020 Filipino-Canadian Month May 15, 2020
Proclamation Islamic Association of Saskatchewan (Saskatoon) Inc. January 29, 2020 Day of Action Against Hate and Intolerance  July 29, 2019 ** By City Council
Proclamation and Flag Raising Kin Canada February 18 to 23, 2020 100th Anniversary of Kin in Canada November 21, 2019
Proclamation and Flag Raising Bangladeshi Community Association of Saskatchewan February 21, 2020 International Mother Language Day January 24, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising City of Saskatoon March 2020 - Flag Raising - February 28 to March 4, 2020 Cultural Diversity and Race Relations Month January 7, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Epilepsy Saskatoon March 2020 Epilepsy Awareness Month and Purple Day Celebrations January 24, 2020
Flag Raising La Fédération des Francophones de Saskatoon March 2 to 9, 2020 2020 Rendez-vous de la Franchophonie February 26, 2020
Proclamation Saskatchewan Health Authority and the Kidney Foundation of Canada - SK Branch March 12, 2020 World Kidney Day March 3, 2020
Proclamation Probus Clubs of Saskatoon April 2020 National Probus Month February 4, 2020
Proclamation The World Federation of Hemophilia April 17, 2020 World Hemophilia Day February 4, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Honorary Consul General of Turkey in Saskatchewan April 23, 2020 Children's Day in Turkey  September 30, 2019 ** By City Council
Proclamation Walk for Values April 24, 2020 Human Values Day March 10, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Saskatchewan Construction Association April 27 to May 1, 2020 Saskatchewan Construction Week February 4, 2020
Proclamation Make-A-Wish Saskatchewan April 29, 2020 World Wish Day March 13, 2020
Proclamation The Institute of Internal Auditors Canada May 2020 International Internal Audit Awareness Month February 21, 2020
Proclamation Leave a Legacy Committee, Saskatoon May 2020 LEAVE A LEGACY Month March 3, 2020
Proclamation The Love Foundation May 1, 2020 Global Love Day February 20, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Polish Consulate May 1 to 4, 2020 Polish Flag Raising Day (Polonia Day) March 10, 2020
Proclamation and Flag Raising Canadian Society of Safety Engineering May 3 to 9, 2020 North American Occupational Safety and Health Week January 28, 2020
Proclamation Falun Dafa Association of Canada May 13, 2020 Falun Dafa Day April 16, 2020
Proclamation Saskatchewan Public Works Association May 17 to 23, 2020 National Public Works Week May 1, 2020
Flag Raising Reconciliation Saskatoon May 29 to June 5, 2020 2020 Reconciliations Saskatoon Flag Raising Ceremony March 3, 2020
Proclamation i2i International Society June 1, 2020 Intergenerational Day May 6, 2020
Proclamation City fo Saskatoon - A/Director of Water and Waste Operations and Director of Sustainability June 14 to 20, 2020 Waste and Recycling Week March 13, 2020
Proclamation Parachute Canada July 6, 2020 National Injury Prevention Day May 8, 2020

 

2019
Type of Request Organization Date of Event Event Name
Flag Raising Bangladeshi Community Association of Saskatchewan February 21, 2019 International Mother Language Day
Proclamation and Flag Raising Epilepsy Saskatoon March 2019 Epilepsy Awareness Month
Proclamation and Flag Raising Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Advisory Committee (DEIAC) March 2019 Cultural Diversity and Race Relations Month
Flag Raising Federation des Francophones de Saskatoon March 1 to 31, 2019 Fransaskois Flag
Proclamation National Lymphedema Network March 6, 2019 Lymphedema Awareness Day
Proclamation Canadian Institute of Plumbing and Heating March 11, 2019 World Plumbing Day
Proclamation Saskatchewan Health Authority, The Kidney Foundation of Canada-SK Branch March 14, 2019 World Kidney Day
Proclamation City of Saskatoon March 18 to 24, 2019 Water Week
Flag Raising Saskatoon Hellenic Orthodox Community March 24, 2019 Greece's Independence Day
Flag Raising OutSaskatoon March 25 to 29, 2019 Trans Awareness Week
Proclamation Autism Services of Saskatoon April 2019 Autism Awareness Month
Flag Raising Saskatchewan Tartan Society April 6, 2019 Tartan Day
Proclamation City of Saskatoon April 6 to 7, 2019 Green Shirt Day
Flag Raising HMCS Unicorn April 20 to May 6, 2019 Anniversary of the end of the Battle of the Atlantic
Proclamation Saskatoon and District Labour Council April 28, 2019 Annual Day of Mourning
Proclamation Make a Wish April 29, 2019 World Wish Day
Flag Raising Sikh Community of Saskatoon April 30, 2019 Sikh Heritage Month
Proclamation Canadian Association of Gift Planners North Saskatchewan Chapter May 2019 Leave a Legacy Month
Proclamation Institute of Internal Auditors Canada May 2019 Global Love Day
Proclamation The love foundation Inc. May 1, 2019 Internal Auditor Awareness Month
Flag Raising Honorary Consul of Poland May 2, 2019 Polish Flag Raising
Proclamation Emergency Management Organization May 5 to 11, 2019 Emergency Preparedness Week
Proclamation and Flag Raising Northern Light Chapter of the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering May 5 to 11, 2019 North American Occupational Safety and Health Week
Proclamation Saskatchewan Rattlers Professional Basketball Club May 9, 2019 Saskatchewan Rattlers Day
Proclamation Saskatchewan Association of Naturopathic Practitioners May 9 to 13, 2019 Naturopathic Medicine Week
Proclamation Falun Dafa Association of Canada May 13, 2019 Falun Dafa Day
Flag Raising OUT Saskatoon May 14, 2019 50th Anniversary of the Partial Decriminalization of Homosexuality in Canada
Proclamation Apraxia Kids May 14, 2019 Apraxia Awareness Day
Proclamation Saskatchewan Public Works Association May 19 to 25, 2019 National Public Works Week
Proclamation and Flag Raising Officer of the Treaty Commissioner in partnership with Saskatoon Tribal Council, City of Saskatoon and Central Urban Metis Federation Inc. May 24, 2019 Reconciliation Flag Raising
Proclamation Family Service Saskatoon May 6 to June 1, 2019 Victims and Survivors of Crime Week
Proclamation Saskatchewan Woodworker's Guild May 27 to June 2, 2019 Workworkers Week
Proclamation Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association June 2019 Recreation and Parks Month
Flag Raising Saskatoon Pride June 2019 Pride Month
Proclamation Canadian Helen Keller Centre June 2019 National Deafblind Awareness Month
Proclamation and Flag Raising Filipino Canadian Association of Saskatoon Inc. June 2019 Filipino-Canadian Month in Saskatoon
Proclamation I2I Intergenerational Society June 1, 2019 Intergenerational Day
Proclamation Sri Sathya Sai Baba Centre of Saskatoon June 2 to 8, 2019 Walk for Values Week
Proclamation Norma Wallace June 3 to 8, 2019 Leak Week
Proclamation Built Green Canada June 5, 2019 Built Green Day
Proclamation Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action Plan June 16 to 22, 2019 Native Prairie Appreciation Week
Proclamation City of Saskatoon June 16 to 22, 2019 Waste Week
Proclamation Saskatchewan Health Authority June 27, 2019 National HIV Testing Day
Proclamation Saskatchewan Institute of Professional Planners July 2019 Canadian Institute of Planners Month
Flag Raising Pakistan Canada Cultural Association July 1, 2019 Canadian Flag Ceremony
Proclamation Parachute July 5, 2019 National Injury Prevention Day
Proclamation Bosnian Community is Saskatoon July 11, 2019 The Day of Remembrance of Srebrenica Genocide
Proclamation Lifesaving Society July 21 to 27, 2019 National Drowning Prevention Week
Flag Raising Pakistan Canada Cultural Association August 14, 2019 Pakistan Independence Day Ceremony
Proclamation CNIB Foundation, Saskatchewan September 2019 Guide Dog Awareness Week
Proclamation and Flag Raising Small But Might, SK September 2019 Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Proclamation and Flag Raising PKD Foundation of Canada September 4, 2019 Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD) Awareness Day
Proclamation YMCA of Saskatoon September 6, 2019 YMCA Proclamation Day
Proclamation Saskatoon Fire Department September 8, 2019 Firefighters National Memorial Day
Proclamation Saskatchewan Information and Privacy Commissioner September 23 to 27, 2019 Right to Know Week
Proclamation Ag-West Bio Inc September 23 to 29, 2019 Global Biotech Week
Proclamation CN and Operation Lifesaver September 23 to 29, 2019 Rail Safety Week
Proclamation Learning Disabilities Association of Saskatchewan October 2019 Learning Disabilities Awareness Month
Proclamation Dyslexia Canada October 2019 International Dyslexia Awareness Month
Proclamation Innocence Canada October 2, 2019 Wrongful Conviction Day
Proclamation Saskatoon Fire Department October 6 to 12, 2019 National Fire Prevention Week
Proclamation Saskatchewan Association of Veterinary Technologists October 13 to 19, 2019 National Veterinary Technologist Week
Proclamation and Flag Raising United Nations Association of Canada - Saskatoon Branch October 24, 2019 United Nations Day
Proclamation and Flag Raising Honorary Consul General of Turkey in Saskatchewan October 29, 2019 Republic Day in Turkey
Proclamation and Flag Raising United Way of Saskatoon and Area November 2019 United Way Month
Proclamation Adoption Support Centre of Saskatchewan Inc. November 2019 Adoption Awareness Week
Proclamation and Flag Raising Royal Canadian Legion November 4 to 12, 2019 Veterans Week and Royal Canadian Poppy Flag
Proclamation SEIU-West November 6, 2019 Community-Based Organizations (CBO) Worker Appreciation Day
Flag Raising The North Saskatchewan Regiment, High Cairns Armoury November 11, 2019 North Saskatchewan Regiment Remembrance Day Ceremony
Proclamation National Philanthropy Day Committee-Part of Association of Fundraising Professionsals - Saskatoon Chapter November 15, 2019 National Philanthropy Day
Proclamation and Flag Raising Ukrainian Canadian Congress Saskatoon November 17 to 23, 2019 Holodomor Awareness Week
Proclamation John Howard Society of Saskatchewan November 17 to 24, 2019 Restorative Justice Week
Flag Raising AIDS Saskatoon November 25, 2019 World AIDS Awareness Week
Proclamation Chesire Homes of Saskatoon, Inc. December 3, 2019 International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Proclamation and Flag Raising Saskatoon Women's Community Coalition December 6, 2019 National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women
Proclamation Amnesty International Group 33 Saskatoon December 10, 2019 Human Rights Day