Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Grant and Contribution Details: 2016-2017 - 2nd Quarter
Recipient Name: NASKAPI NATION OF KAWAWACHIKAMACH
Location: Kawawachikamach, Quebec, Canada
Date: 2016-09-30
Value: $37,621.00
Type: Contribution
Purpose: The Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach has entered into a funding agreement with the Department of Justice Canada to manage the "More Culture, Less Crime, Event Series" project. The Project will carry out various cultural and informational events that will build capacity with at-risk youth, victims of crime, and offenders, both male and female, within the Naskapi population of the remote and northern community of Kawawachikamach. Participants will develop cultural skills and healing practices, and gain knowledge of culturally relevant information relating to justice and the justice system. The project will also increase awareness of the community-based justice services and will contribute towards strengthening participants' cultural identity, self-esteem, and their bond to the community.
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