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Victoria College Chapel

Victoria University

91 Charles St. W Toronto ON

Toronto, Ontario M5S 1K7

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On November 21st, 2017 from 8:30 am to 10:30 am the Indigenous Studies Student Union and Books with no Bounds are pleased to invite you to a breakfast and talk with the Dr. Cindy Blackstock from the First Nation Child and Family Caring Society and McGill University. Please join us for a morning of coffee and refreshments as we sit down and speak with Dr. Blackstock about her work on the Human Rights Tribunal, and the importance of fair and equitable opportunities for First Nations children and families to grow up safely at home, be healthy, achieve their dreams, celebrate their languages and culture and be proud of who they are. The event will be held at Victoria College, Alumni Hall VC 112. ***University of Toronto/other university or high school students please bring STUDENT ID or you will not be allowed in with free ticket***. The money collected from ticket sales will ALL go to the First Nation Child and Family Caring Society.

Cindy Blackstock, Ph(D)

Executive Director, First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada, Professor, School of Social Work, McGill University

A member of the Gitksan First Nation, Cindy has 25 years of social work experience in child protection and Indigenous children’s rights. Her promotion of culturally based equity for First Nations children and families and engaging children in reconciliation has been recognized by the Nobel Women’s Initiative, the Aboriginal Achievement Foundation, Frontline Defenders and many others. An author of over 50 publications and a widely sought after public speaker, Cindy recently completed a Master of Jurisprudence degree and currently serves as a Commissioner for the Pan American Health Organization Commission on Health Equity and Inequity.

https://fncaringsociety.com/caring-society-staff-information

https://www.mcgill.ca/socialwork/people-real/faculty/cindy-blackstock

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