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Welcome to Russ Baker!

We are happy to have Russ on the team, and excited about the vision he and partner-in-crime Shalome Hope are co-developing with youth for the mentorship program! 

Save the Date! A Youth Explosion (AYE) 2019

AYE 2019 is just around the corner, so save the date!

Sisters On The Edge

In watching the three of them easily joke and interact as friends, my heart is full in knowing that the program has led to this quality of connection. 

We're Looking for a Mentorship Program Manager to Join Our Team!

We are searching for an energetic relationship builder and community leader to support the development of mentorship initiatives for youth and young adults in partnership with other community based organizations and change leaders across Treaty 7. 

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples @ Banff Centre: Film Screening with the Stoney Nakoda AV Club

As part of the National Indigenous Peoples Day celebrations, The Nakoda AV Club will be screening its first full length film, a "dogumentary" called Ahomapénî; Relations and Rez Dogs.

Seen, Heard, Valued

On November 16th, local youth will host a storytelling event open to the public. The event will provide a stage for approximately 20 performers (age 16 – 30) to stand up and share their wisdom with a diverse audience through a wide variety of art forms.

AHKAAPISTOOTSI’PA

This summer, Alyssa Duck Chief will be facilitating an art intensive for youth ages 12-17. The program starts on July 2, and runs on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout July & August at the Deerfoot Sportsplex in Siksika.

Want to Help Create a Film?

Are you an Indigenous youth, aged 12 - 24? Are you interested in helping to create a film as part of the youth component of the 10th Annual Connect Event? Are you free on July 2 at 6 pm?

Learning Reflection

Sarah describes the newest addition to team meeting routine- Learning moments! Get to know the Canada Bridges team a little better as she reflects on a particular learning moment that made her think more about how to share wisdom so that it sticks.

Board and Staff News

A warm welcome to new staff (Randy Turning Robe, Tyra Crosschild, Pelletier Medel, Anna-Marie Ashton) and board members (Britney Ayoungman, Erin Wilson.) 

what do I say to strangers: Exhibition Tour with Shauna Thompson

The works in Among All These Tundras embrace and address concepts of language, land, sovereignty, and home. Join Curator Shauna Thompson for a tour through the works in this exhibition.

Calling all visual artists!

Call for artworks/designs for this year's AYE event posters. Deadline for Submissions is July 15th, 2019. An honorarium will be provided to chosen artist. Send submissions to AYE@canadabridges.com.