Funded Projects

2019/20:

Region

Organization

Project

Purpose

Funding

NWT Wide

FOXY

SMASH Sexual & Mental Health
Education Workshops

Mental Wellness
Youth

$25,000.00

Tides Canada
Northern Youth Leadership

Land to Life: A Northern Youth
Wellness Initiative

Mental Wellness
Youth
On-the-Land
TK

$20,000.00

Foster Family Coalition
of the NWT

Sleeping Cabins Rebuild
at Camp Connections

Youth
On-the-Land

$20,000.00

Dene Nahjo

Rites of Passage Project
Envisioning Gathering

Wellness
On-the-Land
TK

$35,000.00

Ecology North

School Garden Program

Food Security
Children & youth

$10,000.00

Dene Nation

Sustainable Communities: Sustainable Culture
from Elders to Youth

Wellness
On-the-Land
TK

$20,000.00

Food First Foundation

Taste Maker Cooking and
Nutrition Education Program

Nutrition education
Youth

$20,000.00

Native Women's Association

Conquering Poverty through
Compassion and Deliberate Action

Education

$30,000.00

Arctic Energy Alliance

Low Income Home Winterization Project

Housing & homelessness

$41,900.00

Yellowknife

YWCA

Food Security and Family Meals

Food Security

$30,000.00

Food Rescue
Yellowknife

Driver and Site Manager Costs
1YR

Food Security

$20,000.00

Yellowknife Women's
Society

Rapid Rehousing Project

Housing & homelessness
Integrated Continuum of Services

$40,000.00

NWT Disabilities Council

Balanced Breakfast Program

Food Security

$15,000.00

Food Rescue
Yellowknife

History and How to Guide

Food Security

$10,000.00

Yellowknives Dene
First Nation

Community Support Program

Wellness
Elders

$30,000.00

CDETNO

Dress to Impress

Employment

$8,000.00

Yellowknife Farmers
Market

YKFM Pay It Forward Program

Food Security
Social Inclusion

$10,000.00

North Slave

Tlicho Government

Preserving and Revitalize
the Tlicho Culture

Wellness
On-the-Land
TK

$50,000.00

Community Government
of Whati

Community Breakfast Program

Food Security

$7,000.00

South Slave

Fort Smith Daycare Society

Fort Smtih Daycare

Early Childhood Development

$5,000.00

Hay River Metis
Government Council

Reconnecting With the
Land-Tradition Food

Food Security
On-the-land
TK

$30,000.00

The Soup Kitchen

Healthy Nutrition For All

Food Security

$25,000.00

Hay River Committee for
Persons with Disabilities

LEAP- Life Skills,
Employment Action Program

Training & employment
Housing
Food Security
Social Inclusion
Integrated Continuum of Services

$50,000.00

Dene Wellness Centre
KFN

Connecting and Supporting
Part 1

Wellness

$25,000.00

Northern Farm
Training Institute

From-the-Land Cooking Classes
and Pop-up Cafes

Food Security
Training & employment

$15,000.00

Beaufort Delta

Aklavik Community
Corporation

Traditional Activities

Food Security
On-the-Land
TK

$20,000.00

Aklavik Community
Corporation

Breakfast and Snack Program

Food Security

$10,000.00

Ehdiitat Gwich'in
Council

Aklavik Anti-Poverty Initiative

Food Security

$15,000.00

Tetlit Gwich'in
Council

Tetlit Zheh Anti-Poverty Project

Food Security

$30,000.00

Tuk Comm Corp. Aimayunga
Women & Emergency
Foster Care Shelter

Healthy Food Drive

Food Security

$7,500.00

Inuvik Community Corp

Family Traditional Skills
Land Program

Food Security
On-the-Land
TK

$10,000.00

Ulukhaktok Community Corp

Sealing Camp

Food Security
On-the-Land
TK
Youth

$10,000.00

Hamlet of Aklavik

Community Wellness

Food Security

$10,000.00

Inuvik Emergency
Warming Centre

Inuvik Emergency Warming Centre

Housing & homelessness
Integrated Continuum of Services

$50,000.00

Hamlet of Sachs Harbour

Food for People in Poverty

Food Security

$10,000.00

Children First Society

Supporting Young Children
and Their Families

Early Childhood Development

$30,000.00

Community Garden
Society of Inuvik

Food Fit Program 2019

Wellness
Food Security

$20,000.00

Gwich'in Tribal Council

Healthy Community Project

Food Security
On-the-Land
TK

$15,000.00

RC Church

Food Bank

Food Security

$10,600.00

Dehcho

Acho Dene Koe
First Nation

Lunch Kitchen

Food Security

$20,000.00

Pehdzeh Ki
First Nation

Poverty is Real - Even in
Small Communities

On-the-Land
TK
Food Security
Housing & homelessness
Training & employment

$20,000.00

Sambaa K'e
First Nation

Wellness for Men:
Reaching our Potential

Wellness

$20,000.00

Nahanni Butte
Dene Band

2019/20 Anti Poverty

Food Security

$10,000.00

Sahtu

Norman Wells
Land Corp

Elder's Meal Assistance
in Norman Wells

Food Security
Elders

$20,000.00

K'asho Got'ine
Housing Society

Supporting Men's Wellness
in Fort Good
Hope through Integrated Case Management

Wellness
On-the-Land & TK
Integrated Continuum of Services
Housing & Homelessness

$25,000.00

Deline Gotine
Government

Out on the Land

On-the-Land
TK
Food Security

$25,000.00

Behdzi Ah'da
First Nation

Youth Supporting Elders

Housing & Homelessness
Elders
Youth

$20,000.00

TOTAL

$1,000,000.00

2018/19:

Organization

Project

Funding

Behchoko RCMP/Behchoko Community Government

Behchoko Emergency Warming Society

$20,000.00

Aklavik Community Corporation

Aklavik Traditional Activities

$10,000.00

Inuvik Community Corporation

Family Traditional Activities

$10,000.00

Inuvialuit Regional Corporation

Project Jewel

$20,000.00

Aklavik Community Corporation

Breakfast and Snack Program

$6,000.00

Community Government of Gamètı̀

Growing Gamètı̀ Wellness (food Supplies)

$25,000.00

Inuvik Emergency Warming Centre Society

Inuvik Emergency Warming Shelter

$50,000.00

Norman Wells Lands Corporation

Elders' Meal Assistance in Norman Wells

$25,000.00

YWCA NWT

Housing, Food, and Families First Project

$25,000.00

FOXY

SMASH School-based Workshops

$25,000.00

Food First Foundation

School Snack and Breakfast Program and Support and Improvement

$25,000.00

Hamlet of Aklavik

Community Wellness

$20,000.00

Hamlet of Tulita

Developing Food Security

$10,000.00

Hamlet of Ulukhaktok

Day shelter

$20,000.00

Nihtat Gwich'in Council

Nihtat Gwich'in Anti-Poverty Project

$20,000.00

Sambaa K'e First Nation

Soup Kitchen

$10,000.00

Tetlit Gwich'in Council

Tetlit Zheh Anti-Poverty Project

$10,000.00

Yellowknife Women's Society

Rapid Rehousing Project

$40,000.00

Aimayunga Women's Shelter

Healthy Foods Drive

$7,500.00

Aklavik Indian Band

Aklavik Food Bank

$10,000.00

CDETNO

Dress to Impress

$10,000.00

City of Yellowknife

Housing First

$50,000.00

Deh Cho Friendship Centre

DCFC Community Helper Program

$10,000.00

Délı̨ne Got'ine Government

Community Wellness Project

$25,000.00

Family Support Centre

Transitional Extended Stay Program

$60,000.00

Food Rescue Yellowknife

Driver and Site Manager

$20,000.00

Gwich'in Tribal Council

Community Hunts and Luncheons

$20,000.00

Hay River Committee for Persons with Disabilities

Life-Skills, Employment Action Program

$60,000.00

Hay River Soup Kitchen/Food Bank Providing More Nutritious Items in Meals and Hampers $25,000.00
Inuvik Native Band Family Support and food development $7,000.00
Ingamo Hall Friendship Centre On the Land Traditional Skills and Healthy Living Activities $15,000.00
Inuvik Youth Centre Society Inuvik Youth Centre Drop-in $35,000.00
Katlodeeche First Nation Reducing Poverty in our community $20,000.00
Northern Farm Training Institute Raising Chickens and From-the-land Cooking Classes $15,000.00
Pedhzeh Ki First Nation Fighting Poverty $10,000.00
The Salvation Army Healthy Eating $20,000.00
The Salvation Army Welcome Kits - Affordable Housing $5,000.00
SideDoor Home for Youth: Homelessness (Eviction) Prevention - A Housing $50,000.00
Soaring Eagle Friendship Centre FOCUS Project $15,000.00
Tides Canada Initiatives Society Northern Youth Leadership Land Camps $25,000.00
Tłı̨chǫ Government Dene Warriors Program $30,000.00
Uncle Gabe's Friendship Centre Intergenerational Empowerment Project $52,000.00
Yellowknife Farmers' Market Yellowknife Community Supported Agriculture Supper Clubs $7,500.00
Yellowknives Dene First Nation Dettah Community Greenhouse Project Phase II $25,000.00

TOTAL

$1,000,000.00

2016/17:

Organization

Project

Funding

Liidlii Kue First Nation

Soup Kitchen and Homeless Assistance

$10,000

Inuvik Emergency Warming Centre

Inuvik Emergency Warming Centre

$50,000

YWCA

Better Food, Better Outcomes to Increase Food Security

$20,000

SideDoor

SideDoor Hope 4 YOUth Centre: Food Link Programs

$15,000

Gameti Community Government

Youth and Women Empowerment through Income Generating Projects

$40,000

Hay River Committee for Persons with Disabilities

Life-Skills, Employment Action Program

$40,000

Pehdzeh Ki First Nation

Healthy Lifestyles

$10,000

Inuvik Community Corporation

Family Traditional Activities

$15,000

CDETNO

Dress to Impress / L’habit fait l’emploi

$7,000

Northern Youth Leadership – TCI

Leadership through the Drum

$10,000

Food First Foundation

Tastemakers Nutrition Education Program

$25,000

Yellowknife Women’s Society

Young Parent Outreach Project

$13,000

FOXY

SMASH (Strength, Masculinities, And Sexual Health) Project

$15,000

Tetlit Gwich’in Council

Tetlit Gwich’in Anti-Poverty Project

$15,000

Kakisa Lake School & KGTFN

Kakisa Early Childhood Program and Capacity Building Project

$5,000

Hay River Family Support Centre

Transitional Extended Shelter Program (TESP)

$15,000

Smith’s Landing First Nation

Moccasin & Beaver Mitt Making

$10,000

Deh Cho Friendship Centre

DCFC Anti-Poverty Program

$5,000

Yellowknives Dene First Nation

Dechit’a Naowo – Environmental Monitoring / Land Stewardship

$25,000

Inuvialuit Regional Corporation

Revival of Inuvialuit Inter-Community Country Food Exchange

$10,000

Food Rescue

Food Rescue Pick-up and Distribution Program

$20,000

City of Yellowknife – CAB

Home for Good – A Housing First Project

$50,000

Northern Farm Training Institute

Preserving, Cooking, Sewing and Business Development Training

$10,000

Inuvik Youth Centre Society

Inuvik Youth Centre Drop-In & Programming

$20,000

Native Women’s Association

Service Navigator

$15,000

Tlicho Government

Tlicho Region Tlicho Interpreter / Translation Training

$10,000

Sambaa K’e First Nation

Traditional Moosehide Tanning

$10,000

Ehdiitat Gwich’in Council

Aklavik Fishing and Berry Gathering

$10,000

TOTAL

$500,000.00

2015/16:

Organization

Project

Funding

CDETNO

Dress to Impress

$7,000

Food First Foundation

Taste Makers Nutrition Education Program

$50,000

Food Rescue

Food Rescue Pick up and Distribution Program

$30,000

Hay River Committee for Persons with Disabilities

LEAP

$70,000

IRC

Project Jewel

$20,000

IRC

Community Harvests

$80,000

Liidlii Kue First Nation

Community Soup Kitchen

$20,000

NWT Literacy Council

Essential Skills for Proposal Writing

$30,000

Sambaa K'e First Nation

Anti-Poverty Initiative

$15,000

SideDoor Youth Ministeries

Youth Employment Pilot Project

$70,000

Smith's Landing First Nation

Moose Hide Tanning and Moccasin Making

$10,000

Northern Youth – Tides Canada

Northern youth Boys Leadership Canoe Trip

$18,000

Yellowknife Farmers Market

A Just and Sustainable Food System

$15,000

Yellowknives Dene First Nation

Revitalizing Traditional Economies

$40,000

YWCA

Better Food Better Outcomes

$30,000

TOTAL

$505,000.00

2014/15:

Organization

Project

Funding

Alternatives North

Living Wage Campaign

$30,000

CDETNO

Dress to Impress

$7,000

Community Government of Gameti

Growing Gameti’s Wellness

$40,000

East 3 Secondary School

Inuvik Community Kitchen Program

$9,000

Ehdiitat Gwich'in Council

Aklavik Anti-Poverty Project

$20,000

Food First Foundation

Taste Makers Nutrition Education Program

$50,000

Hay River Committee for Persons with Disabilities

Life Skills Employment Action Program (LEAP)

$74,000

Inuvik Emergency Warming Centre Society; Inuvik Inter-Agency Committee

Inuvik Warming Centre

$72,000

Inuvialuit Regional Corporation

Community Harvest Program

$87,997.83

Liidlii Kue First Nation

Community Soup Kitchen

$30,000

Pehdzeh Ki First Nation

PKFN Healthy Living Program

$15,000

Saamba K'e Dene Band

Moose Hide Tanning

$15,000

Tetlit Gwich'in Council/ Tetlit Zheh

Tetlit Zheh Anti Poverty Project

$30,000

YWCA

Better Food, Better Outcomes

$20,000

TOTAL

$499,997.83