YWCA Agvvik Iqaluit, Nunavut, Ontario
In the Northern Lights Girls’ Club, girls age 9 to 13 can explore their culture, embrace their identities, address gender stereotypes, and celebrate what it means to be a girl. In the program, girls learn about gender equality and culture with the help of mentors in their community. By engaging in traditional activities and learning from Elders, participants celebrate Inuit language, culture, history, and tradition.
Grant amount: $159,944 over 4 years