September 30: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation


September 23, 2021

Exploring what this means for reconciliation in Canada

In anticipation of the newly established federal holiday, the National Day of Truth and Reconciliation, many people in Canada have been wondering what this day means. DWF President and CEO, Sarah Midanik will be hosting a discussion to explore this new holiday, the significance of September 30, what this means for reconciliation in Canada, and how we can participate meaningfully.  

The discussion will include notable speakers:   

  • Bob Watts, Former Interim Executive Director of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission 
  • Harriet Visitor, Chanie Wenjack’s Niece and DWF Board Member 
  • Blair Cunningham, Orange Shirt Society Board Member
  • Hillory Tenute, Interim Executive Director, Canadian Roots Exchange

Learn more about our speakers.

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Available September 30 to the public.

Learn more about the National Day of Truth and Reconciliation.