Teepee sleepers invite guests for food and fundraising – U Windsor

by ahnationtalk on November 14, 2017127 Views

Students plan to spend Wednesday night sleeping outside to show their commitment to First Nations issues and invite the campus community to make a contribution.

The Sleepy in the TiiPii event will see members of the Native Student Alliance stay overnight in a teepee pitched in the Campus Community Garden outside 372 California Avenue. They are seeking pledges of donations toward their club, as well as two causes:

  • the Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre, which is searching for a new location since being flooded out of its previous home; and
  • the Tiny House Warriors project to stop the Kinder Morgan TransMountain pipeline from crossing unceded Secwepemc Territory.

Read More: http://www.uwindsor.ca/dailynews/2017-11-13/teepee-sleepers-invite-guests-food-and-fundraising

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