Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Recipient Name: Many Rivers Counselling and Support Services Society
Location: Whitehorse, Yukon
Date: 2008-03-03
Value: $65,500.00
Type: Grant
Purpose: The project aims to empower young Aboriginal women to decrease their involvement in at-risk activities, and to learn skills to enhance their economic and social well-being. Project activities will be: a series of weekly workshops to increase personal and employability skills, access to one-on-one counselling and employability and/or return to school. Many of the project’s activities will be arts based to allow participants to address issues creatively. Specific workshops will be designed around the participant’s interests and concerns.