Donation trifecta creates endowment for Métis students – Medicine Hat News

by ahnationtalk on September 13, 2018201 Views

September 13, 2018

Medicine Hat News

Métis students at Medicine Hat College now have a $130,000 endowment in their name after a tripartite donation Wednesday.

The Rupertsland Institute and Métis Education Foundation contributed $100,000 to support MHC’s Métis student body, with the school pitching in an extra $30,000.

Audrey Peltras, president of the Métis Nation of Alberta, called the endowment fund a “milestone.”

“This contribution on behalf of future generations of Métis citizens could not be possible without the relationships and partnerships that we have created with the Métis community and stakeholders across the province,” said Peltras.

Read More: https://medicinehatnews.com/news/local-news/2018/09/13/donation-trifecta-creates-endowment-for-metis-students/

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