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Yorkton Reconciliation Forum

  • Published - 28/09/2018
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  • Posted By - OTC
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On Sept. 26, the Office of the Treaty Commissioner came together with the Yorkton Tribal Council and Big Brothers, Big Sisters Yorkton to hold the community’s first Reconciliation Forum.

Treaty Commissioner of Saskatchewan, Mary Culbertson, and OTC’s director of Reconciliation, Partnerships attended, alongside Yorkton’s teachers, politicians, businesses, and community members

“It’s ownership, they’re part of this conversation. They can be leaders, they can make change,” said Culberson to CTV News.

“It’s something our kids and our grandparents aren’t going to be working on so hard because we are starting it.”

The Reconciliation Forum was designed to build relationships and trust, break down barriers, and promote working towards inclusion and Reconciliation.