Aug 13, 2012 | 14:58Eyou Dipajimoon (Cree) Crees give $58K for Wesley Prankard's playgrounds Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon (Cree) Crees give $58K for Wesley Prankard's playgrounds Aug 13, 2012 | 14:58Cree band councils and entities have dug into their budgets to help a non-Aboriginal kid from southern Ontario build playgrounds in Ontario Cree communities. At the annual general assembly in Waskaganish, 13-year-old Wesley Prankard told the story of how he's been trying to help the people of Attawapiskat. Quebec Crees responded by pitching in $58,000. Listen here to excerpts from Wesley Prankard's presentation, followed by comments from Matthew Happyjack of Air Creebec about how he's helping with Prankard's project.
Aug 14, 2012 | 14:19Eyou Dipajimoon (Cree) Plans change for Washaw Sibi community Audio
Eyou Dipajimoon (Cree) Plans change for Washaw Sibi community Aug 14, 2012 | 14:19Under new leadership, plans to build a new community for the people of Washaw Sibi have changed. Pauline Trapper Hester was elected last year and is now moving forward with the work started by former Chief Billy Katapatuk Sr. Roderick Rabbitskin had a chance to speak with Chief Trapper at the Crees' annual general assembly in Waskaganish.