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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively Donate $500,000 in Support of Training, Education and Skills Development for Indigenous Youth and Young Adults

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively have made a donation in support of locally-based, hands-on skills training and education programs. Reynolds’...

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Experience in a Big City Treatment Plant

Written by: Lori Corbiere, an intern from Wahnapitae First Nation in the Drinking Water Internship Program, and Kendra Driscoll, Water...

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Inter-program Collaborations in Naskapi

In late May, Dillon from our Schools Program team was in the Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach to work with students...

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Water Walk with Wasauksing First Nation

The Schools Program team was in Wasauksing First Nation a few weeks ago, working with students from Wasauksing Kinomaugewgamik. The...

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What’s in Your Water in Manitoba

After much delay due to COVID travel restrictions, our Indigenous Schools Water Program team was able to travel to Manitoba...

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Water First To Build New Operations Hub to Support Significant Growth in Programming

The Water First Operations Hub will serve as a centre of effective coordination supporting partnerships with Indigenous communities from coast...

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Planting the Seed for Future Water Scientists

Our Indigenous Schools team was recently in Dokis First Nation. During this program, students at Kikendawt Kinoomaadii Gamig went to...

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Future Water Quality Analysts in Training

A key aspect of our training programs is to create the bridge between the solid base of knowledge and skills...

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How to Be the Safety Line

An Intern’s Perspective on the Water First Internship Program Written by Nick Chapman, Water First Intern from Temagami First Nation....

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Perseverance and Lasting Results

Christian Island Elementary School and Water First Building on Foundations Our project with Beausoleil First Nation and the Christian Island...

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Indigenous Schools Water Program Visits Temagami First Nation

In late October, the Indigenous Schools Water Program visited Laura McKenzie Learning Centre in Temagami First Nation. Programming for the...

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Connecting Youth, Science, Water, and Community

Water First Indigenous Schools Water Program and Environmental Water Program Work Together in Sheshatshiu Innu First Nation (SIFN). By Adrianna...

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Donor Profile: Falling Esports

Donors fundraising for us come from a variety of spaces and through different avenues. We welcome and appreciate this at...

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