On December 2, Frontiers and New Frontiers Executives and staff were delightfully surprised by some very welcome visitors: Honourable Joe Fontana, Federal Minister of Labour and Housing; Honourable Maria Minna, MP for Beaches-East York; and their entourage.Submitted by frontiers on December 7, 2005 - 9:38pm.
This year, Santa is coming from Brazil and will be at Frontiers Foundation on Wednesday December 21, 2005. You are kindly invited to join us between 1 to 3 p.m. and bring a small Christmas gift and/or snacks / drinks to share.Submitted by frontiers on November 28, 2005 - 9:35pm.
Join us for a night of fabulous performances in support of the important work done by Frontiers Foundation and Project Amik.
This year's performers include:
- Derek Edwards and his award-winning rural humour
- muiraquita capoeira, performing the brazilian martial art capoeira
- Angaangaq - an Inuk elder whose family belongs to the healers and wisdom keepers of the Far North
- Curtis Jonnie (aka Shingoose) - a musician, singer, and songwriter and a leader in developing the Aboriginal music industry
On June 23, 2005, Frontiers Foundation celebrated the 41st anniversary of its Operation Beaver program. Operation Beaver began 41 years ago and has evolved into an aboriginal. independent. and secular voluntary service organization, working primarily on housing construction/renovation, and education projects. Over 3250 volunteers have participated in Operation Beaver projects building over 2150 homes across Canada, and taking part in more than 110 education projects cross the Northwest, Yukon and Nunavut Territories. In Haiti and Bolivia, much has been accomplished on a full range of sustainable development projects.Submitted by frontiers on July 5, 2005 - 4:27pm.
Ball & Alexander, in cooperation with Glen Jennings are the organizers of a charity golf tournament benefiting Frontiers Foundation. The tournament will be held on Thursday September 15, 2005 at the Shawneeki Golf Club in Sharon, Ontario (close to Newmarket).
We hope that you will be able to join us at this year's tournament! In years past the tournament has been fully booked so please send your registration in early.
When: Thursday September 15, 2005
Tee-off Times: 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Frontiers Foundation, an aboriginal organization, expanding the scope of its 41-year Operation Beaver, cordially invites you to attend our 2005 Annual Breakfast.
Guest Speaker: Councillor Sandra Bussin.
Entertainment: Capoeira, Afro-Brazilian art dance performed by Muiraquita
Cuisine: Traditional Native and Non-Native Breakfast
Silent Auction: Native Art & other unique items
Learn to think, relate and vision for the future from an Indigenous perspective. Gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of the Aboriginal value and clan systems which are often misunderstood. You will also gain an historical knowledge base the about the impacts of colonial old style way of thinking and innovative Indigenous approaches through contemporary cultural models.Submitted by frontiers on March 2, 2005 - 3:54pm.
Submitted by frontiers on February 2, 2005 - 5:27pm.
Frontiers Foundation, sole sponsor of New Frontiers Aboriginal Residential Corporation (NFARC) has been rightly honoured by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) with a "Best Practices in Affordable Housing" award for PROJECT AMIK.
Frontiers Foundation is proud to present its new line of clothing!
We have t-shirts, sweaters (for the cold weather) and great, embroidered baseball caps. Both the t-shirts and sweaters have the Frontiers Foundation logo on the front and the website on the back. The t-shirts are available in both blue and white.Submitted by frontiers on February 2, 2005 - 2:31pm.