Manitoba NationTalk

    You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories

S Youth

YouthText

MKO encourages youth to join Manitoba’s Youth Advisory Council on Climate

The province has opened another selection process for membership to the Youth Advisory Council on climate. Council members will: Be Manitoba residents; Ideally be between 15 and 25 years of age as of December 1, 2020; Represent the diversity of Manitoba and Manitobans; Be knowledgeable of issues related to the Climate and Green Plan; Demonstrate […]

by ahnationtalk on October 26, 202035 Views

Read More
YouthText

MMF Announces Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Winnipeg, MB – Today, the Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) announced a new program to encourage entrepreneurism in Manitoba Métis Youth: the Youth Entrepreneurship Program (“YEP”). This program, aimed at Métis Youth ages 18 to 29 with an entrepreneurial spirit, will provide assistance for skill development and financial supports to help bring Métis Youth’s business ideas […]

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 2020175 Views

Read More
YouthText

Six indigenous youth from Southern Manitoba selected for flight training program – Skies Magazine

July 23, 2020 Eagle’s Wings Flight School (EWFS), in Portage la Prairie, Man., is one week away from hosting six young people from across southern Manitoba for a brand-new flight training initiative for youth. Students will learn the basics of flight during a three-day ground school before they begin flying an Allegro 2000 advanced ultralight […]

by pmnationtalk on July 23, 2020131 Views

Read More
YouthText

YFC/Youth Unlimited Fares Through Pandemic – PortageOnline.com

22 July 2020 Youth For Christ/Youth Unlimited has been working through COVID-19 providing programming for youth and had to be innovative through it all. Executive Director Art Schroeder outlines some changes they implemented, noting they focused on outdoor activities. “One of the things that we’ve been able to do this year is go out to […]

by ahnationtalk on July 22, 202072 Views

Read More
YouthText

New We Matter campaign asks youth to submit their definition of two-spirit – CBC

There’s ‘power and beauty’ in how each person defines it for themselves, says Tunchai Redvers Jul 03, 2020 A new social media campaign is asking Indigenous youth to submit their own definition of “two-spirit,” which will then be compiled into a “two-spirit dictionary.” “There’s so much confusion around what two-spirit means,” said Tunchai Redvers. “But also there’s power and […]

by ahnationtalk on July 3, 202082 Views

Read More
YouthAudio

Manitoba Invests More Than $675,000 in Youth-Led Mental Health and Addictions Initiative

June 19, 2020 The Manitoba government is investing more than $675,000 over three years in a successful youth-led mental health and addictions prevention program, Indigenous and Northern Relations Minister Eileen Clarke and Families Minister Heather Stefanson announced today. “PAX Dream Makers promotes youth as the change makers, supporting their work toward Mino Pimatisiwin (the good […]

by ahnationtalk on June 19, 2020154 Views

Read More
YouthAudio

SCO: Flag Raising Ceremony and Feast

June 9, 2020 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — In recognition of Indigenous History Month and an historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), the Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) and Macdonald Youth Services (MYS) commemorate their partnership today with the raising of the SCO flag at Macdonald Youth Services head office. On September 18, 2019, SCO and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 9, 2020119 Views

Read More
YouthAudio

The North West Company Inc. Donates $1 Million to Support Northern Youth

Winnipeg MB, June 4, 2020 – The North West Company Inc. is donating $1 million to support the health and well-being of youth in Northern Canada, during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The grant to the Healthy Horizons Foundation, a charity established by The North West Company Inc., will help further promote nutrition, education and […]

by ahnationtalk on June 4, 2020146 Views

Read More
YouthText

Winnipeg activist, co-founder of Aboriginal Youth Opportunities steps away from organization – CTV News

May 31, 2020 WINNIPEG — Prominent Winnipeg community activist Michael Redhead Champagne is parting ways with the organization he co-founded. Almost ten years after helping start AYO (Aboriginal Youth Opportunities), Champagne is stepping away. In a Facebook post on Friday, the organization announced Champagne and two other co-founders would be leaving due to concerns raised […]

by ahnationtalk on June 1, 2020142 Views

Read More
YouthAudio

First Nations youth: Apply for the COVID-19 Support Fund by June 15, 2020

May 26, 2020 The We Matter team is excited announce the immediate launch of the Indigenous Youth Rise: COVID- 19 Support Fund. This is a unique grant that provides Indigenous youth in Canada ages 13 to 30 with up to $500 for online projects that will help support their peers during the pandemic. We Matter […]

by ahnationtalk on May 26, 2020180 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More