ᑐᙵᓱᒋᑦᓯ tunngasugitsi Welcome!
Annual General Meeting
The OICC Board elections will be held at the AGM on October 16th at Rideau High School beginning at 5:30 pm. Nominations are now open for vacant positions on the Board. Nominations will close at 5:00pm October 9th. Anyone interested in serving on the OICC’s Board, please complete the nomination form below.
Call for Board of Directors
Interested in joining the Ottawa Inuit Children Centre’s board of directors? You could be a valuable addition to our diverse group of individuals, all working for the healthy future of our Inuit children. For more details, we encourage you to contact the Director of Administrative and Financial Services by clicking here. To learn more about our Board click here.
Tukimut Starts September 8th
— Registration Open!
Would you like to attend the Tukimut Afterschool program? It is time to renew your registration by filling in the attached form below and sending it to Thomas. First time attending the program? No problem. Just fill out the application and call Thomas at 613-746-5400, ext. 224. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Summer was Fun!
The Youth program ran a series of camps and activities. To find out some of what happened during the summer break click on the link below to read about some of the summer’s highlights. All the best to our youth for the upcoming school year! For more information, call Thomas 613-746-5400, ext. 224.
OICC’s Bridging the Gap BTG
The BTG program supports Inuit students and parents; teaches Inuit culture and history; and assists teachers in meeting youths’ learning styles by building confidence and pathways to educational success. For information, call Lynda. 613-746-5400 ext 223.
Learn Inuit Culture Online!
Our Inuit Cultural Online Resource, also known as ICOR, is undergoing some site development. It provides a central resource location for learning about Canadian Inuit culture and traditions. Its purpose is to offer a way of learning about what it means to be Inuit, including some basic vocabulary. Videos are available through this website.
The Aboriginal Best Start Committee Video
Natalie speaks on building wellness and cultural identity
Do you have questions about the Children’s Aid Society?
Would you like to learn more about fostering or adopting? Do you have an open file that you would like some support with?
Drop in to 76 Queen Mary Street any Friday between 1:30-4:00 to get answers from Heidi, the Inuit Liaison Worker.
October Music Trivia Fundraiser for OICC!
Go Shopping and automatically fundraise for the OICC!
Buy groceries, gas, clothing, and help raise funds for the OICC–automatically! It is all through a progam called FundScrip. You buy your favourite stores’ Gift Cards through FundScrip, OICC’s ID code 3VKC4R, then go shopping! It’s that easy. Call Sherry 613-744-3133, ext. 232. Please, consider fundraising with no donations or additional costs to you. Qujannamiik!!
Project North Iqaluit Donation August 2014
Watch this video by Garrick Ng on the Project North successes this summer. Michelle Valberg heads the Project North’s efforts to bring hockey and other sports equipment to remote northern communities. Videos of her many travel adventures are online and can be seen on YouTube. Congratulations and thanks for Project North’s tireless dedication!
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