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Dave Jones of Turtle Concepts inspires at Frontiers breakfast with empowering message

At this year's Frontiers Foundation annual breakfast, the keynote speaker, Dave Jones, an Ojibwe man of Garden River First Nation and founder of Turtle Concepts, not only gave an inspiring speech on his approach to building pride and confidence in aboriginal youth. He strutted through the crowd to show what confidence looks like and got everyone up and moving their hips.…

Breakfast invitation

The Frontiers Foundation Annual Breakfast is coming up on Thursday June 30, 2016 7:30am at the auditorium of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church, 230 St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto. Keynote Speaker Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs We hope you will join us at this unforgettable free annual event honouring our Operation Beaver volunteers and faithful supporters. Donations for our Aboriginal charity thankfully received. Please call Marilyn Gillis at 416.690.3930 or e-mail us at frontiersfoundation@on.aibn.com confirming your presence. Marco A. GuzmanExecutive Director…

Upcoming Event: Frontiers Foundation Annual Breakfast 2015

The Frontiers Foundation Annual Breakfast is coming up on Thursday June 25, 2015 7:30 – 9:30 a.m. at the auditorium of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church, 230 St. Clair Avenue  West, Toronto. We hope you will join us at this unforgettable free annual event honouring our Operation  Beaver volunteers and faithful supporters. Breakfast will feature fresh trout and pickerel  brought by Olaf & Iolene Bjornaa all the way from Batchawana Bay, Ontario. Donations  for our Aboriginal charity thankfully received. Please call Marilyn Gillis at 416.690.3930 or e-mail us at 

TORONTO STAR ARTICLE: Ontario professionals volunteer time, money to help remote Ontario First Nation

Hello friends of Pikangikum Please see the following article written by Jennifer Hough for the Toronto Star on January 1, 2014.  Jennifer participated in our visit to Pikangikum in November 2014.    http://m.thestar.com/#/article/life/2015/01/01/ontario_professionals_volunteer_time_money_to_help_remote_ontario_first_nation.html Love and peace to you in the new year…

LOOKING BACK 50 YEARS ! !

By Paul MacLean – Former Volunteer who worked on First Project in Split Lake, Manitoba, 1964 It’s 50 years ago that I participated in the summer work camp at Split Lake Manitoba, the first project of Operation Beaver. I remember seeing the notice on my college bulletin board just at the time when I was wondering what to do with my summer. No pay, hard construction work, northern Manitoba … but it sounded like an adventure. Why do we do these things? Looking back 50 years, I’m still not sure. What I can say is that summer adventure had a lasting influence on my life. First, I went to Split…