Hudson’s Bay Foundation and the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund Announce First Recipients of Oshki Wupoowane | The Blanket Fund’s Capacity Building Grant

LES MAGASINS WINE RACK S'ASSOCIENT AU FONDS GORD DOWNIE & CHANIE WENJACK POUR LA TROISIEME ANNEE

As we approach the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on September 30th, Wine Rack stores across Ontario will once again partner with the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund (DWF) throughout September. DWF is an Indigenous-led national charity that aims to build cultural understanding and create a path toward reconciliation between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples. Last year, Wine Rack stores raised a total of $100,000 in support of the organization.

Peterborough Public Library to be recognized as Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund Legacy Space | kawartha NOW

Legacy Spaces are safe and welcoming places encouraging conversations and education about Indigenous history and reconciliation

Status/Non-Status, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, DJ Shub to Play Toronto’s Free Ziigwan Indigenous Music and Arts Festival | Exclaim!

It’s finally March, and it feels like the great thaw might finally be commencing. Signs of spring are starting to pop up, like Toronto’s Ziigwan Indigenous music and arts festival — a free musical celebration of new beginnings.

Leela Gilday performs for YK students in Downie Wenjack initiative | Cabin Radio

Leela Gilday performed for students at Range Lake North School on Wednesday as part of her ambassadorship with the Downie Wenjack Fund.

Kamsack Comprehensive students participate in Secret Path Week | Sask Today

Secret Path Week is a national movement, commemorating the legacies of Gord Downie and Chanie Wenjack, that encourages actions towards reconciliation.

Hudson’s Bay Foundation Raises $1 Million for Its Charter for Change Initiative | Business Wire

MONEY RAISED WILL HELP ACCELERATE RACIAL EQUITY IN CANADA

Weyburn Comp students do ‘Walk for Wenjack’ | Sask Today

About 900 WCS students from Grades 7 to 12 took part in the Walk for Wenjack.

COLUMN: Remembering the Man Who Walks Among the Stars | Orillia Matters

Paying tribute to the lessons we didn’t know we needed, taught to us by Gord Downie, who died five years ago

ACTIVE INTERNATIONAL AND THE GORD DOWNIE & CHANIE WENJACK FUND TEAM UP TO UNVEIL MARKHAM’S FIRST LEGACY SPACE | NewsWire

In partnership with the Gord Downie & Chanie Wenjack Fund (DWF), Active International, a media and asset solutions company, unveils Markham’s first Legacy Space.