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The Lac La Biche Shuffle

Thousands of people in Lac La Biche County have signed up around the clock to be at The Bold Centre; many have opened their homes, campsites, hotels/motels, community centres and churches for shelter, food, counselling, and more; donations have come pouring in, and yup: volunteers are there too sorting, stacking, delivering and sorting some more; coordinators are busy every minute either in person or on cell phones making sure lines of communication are open, plans are available to everyone, & backup plans are in the bullpen; volunteers are even at local stores helping stock shelves to keep enough food, supplies & clothing in the local area; and, you got it: I had my amazing crew helping me sort 25,ooolbs of food from Edmonton Food Banks/Alberta Food Banks Association. 421 more words

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Holy Ground at Smitty's: Honouring One Another's Stepping Stones

My First Nations and Metis friends often tell me how bereft of ceremony white culture is. Having been honoured over the past decade to be a part of indigenous ceremonies to varying degrees, I would have to agree. 540 more words