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Donna Wari:so:se Lemay QNW Award

QNW employees launch the Donna Wari:so:se Lemay QNW Award, which recognizes the outstanding contributions of Indigenous women to their community. Two awards are offered: $1000 and $500. A candidate can apply by herself, or another person can apply on her behalf, as long as both are indigenous women. A second person 18 years of age […]

by ahnationtalk on October 17, 2019220 Views

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Wally Samuel and Marjorie White recognized at Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council AGM

The BCAAFC Elders Council members are known for their commitment to helping others Read the Ha-Shilth-Sa article here: Know where you come from: Nuu-chah-nulth members recognized for commitment to their nations The Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council’s annual general meeting (AGM) was hosted by Ahousaht on September 25, 2019. Several community members were recognized for their knowledge […]

by ahnationtalk on October 16, 2019177 Views

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NAN Congratulates Emily Beardy on Canadian Army Award

THUNDER BAY, ON (September 23, 2019): Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Grand Chief Alvin Fiddler, on behalf of the NAN Executive Council, congratulates Canadian Ranger Emily Beardy, a member of Muskrat Dam First Nation, who was honoured as part of the 2019 Canadian Army Deserving Soldiers events over the weekend: “We commend Emily for supporting her […]

by pmnationtalk on September 23, 2019247 Views

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Actors needed to build an all Indigenous cast for CBC’s The Trickster – Anishinabek News

NIPISSING FIRST NATION— Northern Casting wants you to submit a head shot (selfies are accepted) for you to be considered for the CBC series, The Trickster, being filmed in Nipissing First Nation and the North Bay area. Miranda McColeman is the assistant to the casting director Ashley St. Jean at Northern Casting who has worked […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2019174 Views

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Irwin Elman wins the 2019 Lynn Factor Stand Up for Kids National Award for changing lives of children in child welfare

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2019  – This evening at Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada’s Stand Up for Kids Night, Irwin Elman was announced as the winner of the 2019 Lynn Factor Stand Up for Kids National Award, which recognizes extraordinary Canadians or initiatives that have made an indelible mark on the child welfare landscape. As winner […]

by pnationtalk on September 12, 2019246 Views

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Finalists for 2019 Jack Webster Awards Announced

Vancouver, BC – Western Canada’s preeminent journalism awards today announced the finalists in the 13 different categories for the 2019 Jack Webster Awards. The awards recognize excellence in journalism in B.C. and all finalists will be celebrated, and the one winner in each category will be announced at the November 7th awards dinner to be […]

by pnationtalk on September 10, 2019203 Views

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TBFR welcomes volunteer fire service in Fort William First Nation – Tbnewswatch.com

Thunder Bay Fire Rescue will continue to respond to emergencies in Fort William First Nation as part of the community’s agreement with the city THUNDER BAY – With the announcement that Fort William First Nation plans to establish its own volunteer fire department, Thunder Bay Fire Rescue officials say they will continue to respond to […]

by ahnationtalk on September 10, 2019215 Views

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Recipient reflects on YMCA Peace Medal Award – Sault Star

Theodore Syrette is a recipient of the YMCA Peace Medal. He encourages others to nominate those who have helped their community. September 3, 2019 Before western colonization of what is now Canada, some Indigenous tribes used to celebrate same-sex attraction and transgender folk. Theodore Syrette felt racism and oppression growing up for being queer and […]

by ahnationtalk on September 3, 2019155 Views

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Recipients of the Order of New Brunswick announced

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The names of the 2019 recipients of the Order of New Brunswick were announced today as part of the official New Brunswick Day celebrations in Pokemouche. “As the province’s highest civilian honour, the Order of New Brunswick recognizes the important contributions individual New Brunswickers have made and are making in our province,” […]

by ahnationtalk on August 5, 2019285 Views

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Lee Maracle finalist for prestigious $50000 Neustadt prize – TheSpec.com

Jul 23, 2019 Canadian Indigenous writer Lee Maracle has been shortlisted for the 2020 Neustadt International Prize for Literature, one of the most prestigious prizes for which an author can be considered. It’s often seen as a precursor to the Nobel Prize for Literature, so many winners of the latter prize having first been a […]

by ahnationtalk on July 24, 2019166 Views

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