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Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigil

Annual Sisters in Spirit Vigil Thunder Bay, ON – The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) invites families and communities across the province to attend our Sisters in Spirit Vigil on October 4th 2022. This initiative is held to support, and honour the stories, experiences, and lives of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMIWG). […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 2022393 Views

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Category: PoliticsText

Orange Shirt Day

Orange Shirt Day Thunder Bay, ON – The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) would like to acknowledge the heartbreaking loss of all the children recovered, and yet to be recovered, in unmarked graves at former residential schools across Canada. Now more than ever is the time to come together to promote awareness and healing on […]

by pmnationtalk on September 29, 2022418 Views

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ONWA 51 AGA Welcoming Remarks

ONWA 51 AGA Welcoming Remarks The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is honoured by all the powerful and wonderful words shared with us this morning during the Welcoming Remarks of our 51st Annual General Assembly (AGA) and Leadership Conference“Indigenous Women’s Leadership for Generations to Come” at the Best Western Plus Nor’wester Hotel & Conference Centre […]

by pmnationtalk on September 19, 2022405 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Congratulations to the winners of ONWA’s 2022 Recognition Awards

Congratulations to the winners of ONWA’s 2022 Recognition Awards Each year, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) recognizes women whose work and contributions to the Indigenous community have made an impact upon the quality of life of Indigenous women and their families. Award recipients are nominated by their peers and are based on the listed […]

by pmnationtalk on September 19, 2022467 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

ONWA’s 51st AGA “Indigenous Women’s Leadership for Generations to Come” and 5th Annual MMIWG Pow Wow

ONWA’s 51st AGA “Indigenous Women’s Leadership for Generations to Come” and 5th Annual MMIWG Pow Wow Thunder Bay, ON – The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) 51st Annual General Assembly (AGA) is taking place September 16th and 17th, 2022, at the Best Western Plus Nor’wester Hotel & Conference Centre in Thunder Bay. Following the AGA, […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 2022463 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Learn More About FASD

Learn More About FASD On this Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Day the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) calls on all Canadians to take time to learn more about FASD. It is estimated more than 3000 babies per year are born with FASD and currently 300,000 people are estimated to be living with it in […]

by ahnationtalk on September 9, 2022331 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Cultural Practices Support Youth Mental Health

Cultural Practices Support Youth Mental Health Thunder Bay, ON – Today, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA)’s Youth Life Promotion Program recognizes World Suicide Prevention Day (September 10). Suicide is one of the leading causes of death amongst youth, and these rates are disproportionately higher within our Indigenous youth community. ONWA is committed to mentoring, […]

by pmnationtalk on September 8, 2022557 Views

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Breaking Free From Family Violence Parenting Across the Lifecycle Development Coordinator

Breaking Free From Family Violence Parenting Across the Lifecycle Development Coordinator Why make ONWA your career choice? Make a difference in the lives of Indigenous peoples by supporting and advocating for positive change. ONWA prides itself on providing all employees with a total rewards package that is generous and supports our workforce and their family members: […]

by pmnationtalk on August 29, 20220 Views

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Category: YouthText

Celebrating Future Generations of Leaders

Celebrating Future Generations of Leaders Today, the Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) celebrates International Youth Day. ONWA’s Youth Life Promotion program works with communities across the province to build capacity while empowering youth through education, mentorship, and cultural supports. This holistic approach develops confidence and skills, encouraging youth to take up their roles as leaders […]

by ahnationtalk on August 12, 2022660 Views

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Category: IndigenousText

Brenda Jackson, Zhoonya Penasii Kwe (Shining Thunderbird Woman) Passes to the Spirit World

Brenda Jackson, Zhoonya Penasii Kwe (Shining Thunderbird Woman) Passes to the Spirit World Thunder Bay, ON – The Ontario Native Women’s Association (ONWA) is deeply saddened by the passing of Brenda Jackson, Zhoonya Penasii Kwe (Shining Thunderbird Woman) of the Giibwaano-sil Dodem (Redtail Hawk Clan) and member of G-Chimnissing (Beausoleil First Nation). On July 31, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 4, 2022667 Views

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